James Doohan

'Star Trek': William Shatner Remembers Leonard Nimoy on Anniversary of Passing

Similar to Nimoy, Shatner became estranged from James Doohan, who played Chief Engineer Montgomery Scott, but reconciled shortly before Doohan's death in 2005.In a 2015 interview with Hollywood In Toto, Walter Koenig, who played Pavel Chekov, explained the hate against Shatner being largely due to Shatner being self-absorbed by design due to the expectations of[...]

Star Wars Star Trek And Nazis (Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction)

Star Wars, Star Trek, And Nazis (Fact Is Stranger Than Fiction)

In reality most of the crew of the Enterprise did not serve in World War II, most of them were too young, however James Doohan (Montgomery Scott) was almost red shirted  On June 6, 1944 Doohan was a member of the Royal Canadian Artillery.  Their job was to secure Juno beach.  While storming the beach,[...]