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Leonard Nimoy Has Passed Away At The Age Of 83

Leonard Nimoy Has Passed Away At The Age Of 83

Iconic actor Leonard Nimoy has passed away at the age of 83 The cause was end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Nimoy was take to the hospital a few days back when he complained of chest pains His wife Susan Bay Nimoy confirmed the passing.Nimoy is most widely known for his portrayal of Mr Spock on[...]

A Robot In Disguise By Any Other Name: Third-Party Transformers Toys

A Robot In Disguise By Any Other Name: Third-Party Transformers Toys

You remember Galvatron: in the hair-metal powered 1986 animated film, Megatron got upgraded to a purple body and a golden cannon, memorably voiced by Leonard Nimoy His 1986 toy was only slightly more articulated than a block of wood Six-year-old me wore it out anyway.Tonight, I seek collector bait: articulation, detailed paint job, a dynamic[...]

Monday Morning Runaround &#8211 That Is Not Spock

Monday Morning Runaround – That Is Not Spock

HIGHLY ILLOGICALThe comic convention where you pay $100 minimum to see Leonard Nimoy on Skype and get a pre-signed autograph...I'M NOT SURE WHAT SPORT IT IS BUT THEY SURE LOOK PRETTYLas Vegas Wranglers get all webbed up. The Wranglers will be dressed as your friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man Saturday, March 1, versus the Idaho Steelheads, after which[...]

If Anyone Is The Star Of Star Trek Its Spock &#8211 And Heres Why

If Anyone Is The Star Of Star Trek, It's Spock – And Here's Why

Leonard Nimoy has put in small cameos to dispense advice to his best friend, and to his younger self.Who is the star of Star Trek? Should we think of it as an ensemble piece?  Is it The Enterprise herself the star? For me, the star was always that pointy-eared half-breed with a phaser-cut fringe[...]


Is Leonard Nimoy Coming Back For The Next Star Trek Movie

Is Leonard Nimoy Coming Back For The Next Star Trek Movie?

As of yet, there's no video of the conversation online, but Leonard Nimoy this week appeared on CNN during coverage of the Shuttle Enterprise heading into New York.As you'd expect, there was questioning about the new Star Trek film, and Nimoy ended up giving an answer I really wouldn't have expected.Here's the relevant portion of[...]


Sentinel Prime Standing Tall

Sentinel Prime, Standing Tall

In Monsieur Michael Bay's upcoming Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Big Prime's voice will be provided by Leonard Nimoy.Looking at the detail of the rendering, I can't help but think of all of the talented CG modelers, texture artists, lighting technicians et al, all of them slaving away to make each of these robots look[...]

VIDEO: Will Leonard Nimoy Be In Peter Jacksons The Hobbit

VIDEO: Will Leonard Nimoy Be In Peter Jackson's The Hobbit?

This is a weird one because what could have been a huge news scoop is being so casually tossed aside, but the Brazillian website Band are reporting that Leonard Nimoy has a role in The Hobbit As The One Ring so rightly point out, this may just be a bit of confusion caused by the[...]