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Star Trek: The Motion Picture Returns to Theaters for 40th Anniversary

"Star Trek: The Motion Picture" Returns to Theaters for 40th Anniversary

The film will be released in a limited two-day engagement on September 15th and 18th in more than 500 theaters and will include the behind-the-scenes documentary The Longest Trek: Writing the Motion Picture..[caption id="attachment_1067571" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Paramount Pictures[/caption]The Motion Picture is the first of six films reuniting The Original Series cast with William Shatner, Leonard[...]

The Terror: Infamy &#8211 Horrors of Internment Far Too Real in Official Trailer Images [PREVIEW]

"The Terror: Infamy" – Horrors of Internment Far Too Real in Official Trailer, Images [PREVIEW]

Co-created by Alexander Woo (True Blood) and Max Borenstein (Kong: Skull Island, Godzilla) and set during World War II, the series centers on a Japanese-American community struggling with a mysterious force while a wave of national fear and prejudice presents an all-too-real threat.[caption id="attachment_1049395" align="alignnone" width="935"] AMC[/caption]Derek Mio's Chester Nakayama looks to put an end[...]

George Takei Boards Season 2 of AMCs The Terror

George Takei Boards Season 2 of AMC's 'The Terror'

AMC's anthology series from Sir Ridley Scott The Terror is starting to build their second season, which will reportedly have a very different setting than the first season's Arctic shipwrecks.[caption id="attachment_960601" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George TakeiPhoto by Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock.com[/caption]According to the usual suspects, George Takei is joining the series for the second season, which will center on the[...]

Adventure Time Begins Its Final Ultimate Adventure in Cartoon Network Teaser

Adventure Time Begins Its Final 'Ultimate Adventure' in Cartoon Network Teaser

Recognized by many for its groundbreaking visual style and ability to seamlessly blend serious topics with unchecked whimsy, Adventure Time has walked away with six Emmy Awards and two BAFTAs, also attracting celebrity guests such as Andy Samberg, Laura Silverman, George Takei and Neil Patrick Harris.“Adventure Time changed the definition of what a kids’ TV[...]

George Takei Denies Sexual Assault Allegations

George Takei Denies Sexual Assault Allegations

Star Trek star and geek icon George Takei has denied allegations that he assaulted former model Scott R Bruton in 1981 Takei took to Twitter to issue a statement."Friends, I'm writing to respond to the accusations made by Scott R Bruton," Takei tweeted Saturday "The events he describes back in the 1980s simply did not occur,[...]

Futurama: Worlds Of Tomorrow Gets A Release Date For This Month

'Futurama: Worlds Of Tomorrow' Gets A Release Date For This Month

A new trailer featuring Stephen Hawking, George Takei, Bill Nye, and Neil DeGrasse Tyson shows off the game briefly but is more here for the comedy of science personalities getting angry with each other.The game looks to be part sim, part exploration, part RPG, and almost entirely freemium I mean, seriously, look at the way it's designed[...]


How An 18-Foot Tall Puppet Was Made For Kubo And The Two Strings

How An 18-Foot Tall Puppet Was Made For Kubo And The Two Strings

Clever, kindhearted Kubo (voiced by Art Parkinson of “Game of Thrones”) ekes out a humble living, telling stories to the people of his seaside town including Hosato (George Takei), Hashi (Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa), and Kameyo (Academy Award nominee Brenda Vaccaro) But his relatively quiet existence is shattered when he accidentally summons a spirit from his past[...]

Crafting An Epic &#8211 A Kubo And The Two Strings Featurette

Crafting An Epic – A Kubo And The Two Strings Featurette

Among those interviewed are George Takei, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa and director Travis Knight The video goes into the way the look of the film was crafted and the influences from Akira Kurosowa to origami.https://youtu.be/pVsM4K3aUKo The cast and crew talk about making Kubo and the Two Strings something more than just a stop-motion samurai film[...]

Oh My George Takei Narrates Documentary About Starlog And Fangoria Creator

Oh My! George Takei Narrates Documentary About Starlog And Fangoria Creator

Lee and is hosted on-screen by Star Trek's George Takei It features interviews, conducted by Lee, of some big names in comics, horror and sci-fi: Stan Lee, Bryan Singer, Gene Simmons, Joe Dante, Nichelle Nichols, Tom DeSanto, Bryan Fuller, Rod Roddenberry, Howard Roffman and more.There is also an interview between O'Quinn and Gene Roddenberry and Leonard[...]

George Takei Thinks Sulu Coming Out Is Unfortunate

George Takei Thinks Sulu Coming Out Is Unfortunate

George Takei is a vocal and respected advocate for the LGBT community, but in an interview with THR, the actor who brought Hikaru Sulu to life for the first time nearly 50 years ago said the announcement that the character would come out as gay in Star Trek Beyond is unfortunate.Takei had approached creator Gene Roddenberry[...]

John Cho Has Faith In Robert Orci And Star Trek 3

John Cho Has Faith In Robert Orci And Star Trek 3

Everyone I think wants to replicate his creative energy and so it makes for an amazing workplace.Q: Were you given any tips from George Takei prior to making first Star Trek?Cho: You know, he was just very encouraging with me, because I was very very nervous, and he had put in a good word to JJ on[...]

Freakmagnets and Criminal Indictments—Archie Comics at Baltimore Comic Con

Freakmagnets and Criminal Indictments—Archie Comics at Baltimore Comic Con

A new trade is coming up, with a forward by George Takei, who “guest stars” in one of the storylines, and Parent considers working with Takei a “highlight of his career” Archie itself is approaching 650 issues, and the landmark issue will feature a “Bollywood Love” cover.Paul Kupperberg spoke about his work on Life with[...]

George Takeis Bedtime Stories At Denver Comic Con

George Takei's Bedtime Stories At Denver Comic Con

 Anthony DiMatteo writes for Bleeding Cool.Unlike too many unfortunate sci-fi actors of a forgotten television past, George Takei has successfully reinvented himself, embracing the LGBT community and opening doors that put over a thousand butts in seats just to hear him talk for a while.At Denver Comic Con today, Takei brought his most soothing and[...]

And Now Archie Cast Cosplay As The Original Star Trek

And Now Archie Cast Cosplay As The Original Star Trek

And here's the variant cover to Archie Comics' Kevin Keller #6, featuring a certain George Takei, courtesy of BuzzFeed.I like the little Uniform logos...And here's the variant cover to Archie Comics' Kevin Keller #6, featuring a certain George Takei, courtesy of BuzzFeed.I like the little Uniform logos...And here's the variant cover to Archie[...]

George Takei Joins Kevin Keller In Archie Comics

George Takei Joins Kevin Keller In Archie Comics

In November, one gay icon meets another, in Archie Comics.Kevin Keller #6 will co-star George Takei, best known as Lieutenant Sulu And it was at a comic convention that George met Kevin's creator Dan Parent and succumbed to Parent's request that the two meet in person George and Kevin, that is.Here's hoping Kevin's future husband[...]