Star Trek: The Next Generation Archives

Star Trek: Madge Sinclair Walked Before Discovery’s Burnham Could Run
Hera, Sylvia La Forge in the season seven episode "Interface", in one of her final roles. Madge Sinclair and LeVar Burton in "Star Trek: The Next Generation" Image courtesy of Paramount Sinclair's "return" to the captain's chair in October 1993 was on the tail end of another franchise-making moment with the premiere of Deep Space Nine with[...]
Star Trek: Rosalind Chao Reflects Time as Keiko O'Brien on TNG & DS9
Image courtesy of Paramount. Rosalind Chao on Initial Star Trek: The Next Generation Screen Test & Return as Keiko O'Brien When it came to the initial casting call for TNG, "I met with them and they wanted me to come back and screen test [for the role of Tasha Yar], and I was visiting my now-husband in[...]
Molli and Max in the Future: Costume Designer on Making "Weird Sci-Fi"
I didn't know much about it, but I knew I wanted to be a costume designer when I was three years old, and I remember the first moment I watched…I don't know why my parents let me watch 'Star Trek: The Next Generation.' I love Geordi, and I remember I was watching TV again when[...]
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Having the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation reunite on Picard season is arguably the biggest highlight of the franchise in the Paramount+ era As typical of the format of a streaming series, a season is 10 episodes or less compared to the traditional and syndicated eras of a 20+episode season It's a testament[...]
Star Trek: Picard: EP Reveals Brent Spiner Twitter Hacked w/ Video
Enterprise-D operations bridge officer on Star Trek: The Next Generation in 1987, creator Gene Roddenberry envisioned a specific path for the character he sadly would never see realized in his passing in 1991, and fans wouldn't see final stage until 2023 on Paramount+'s third and final season of Star Trek: Picard At the Saturn Awards,[...]
John de Lancie's Q was afforded one final lesson to his Star Trek: The Next Generation nemesis in Patrick Stewart's Jean-Luc Picard in season two of the Paramount+ spinoff series Star Trek: Picard in the Season 2 arc that found the former captain of the Enterprise-D in an alternate future along with his present company[...]
Seeing As: Former Law & Order Showrunner Rene Balcer on his Photobook
He worked as a documentarian, journalist, and film critic in his native Canada, always engaged with the social issues of the day before going to Hollywood and writing for Francis Ford Coppola and Star Trek: The Next Generation before becoming one of the top showrunners in the business What he never stopped doing was taking[...]
Sliders Co-Creator & Star Trek: TNG Writer Tracy Tormé Passes at 64
The world of science fiction lost another legend in Tracy Tormé, who was a writer on Star Trek: The Next Generation and later co-created the memorable interdimensional Fox and Syfy series Sliders, passing at the age of 64 The second son of legendary crooner and original Night Court favorite guest star Mel Tormé and brother of Superman[...]
Star Trek: Patrick Stewart on His Early TNG Picard Being "Too Stagey"
It's hard to imagine a time when the Star Trek: The Next Generation cast didn't get along, but star Sir Patrick Stewart remembered coming off a bit like a snob during the syndicated series earlier years on top of the notorious clashes among the creatives that eventually saw Gene Roddenberry taking a step back and[...]
London, United Kingdom-January 15, 2020: Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart attend the 'Star Trek; Picard' TV show premiere at the Odeon Luxe cinema in Leicester Square in London. (Image: Cubankite /
Long before Stewart would reunite with his fellow Royal Shakespeare Company actor and best friend Sir Ian McKellen in 20th Century Studios' X-Men franchise, McKellen tried to discourage Stewart from taking that leap into American television  for Star Trek: The Next Generation Stewart, who's coming off his 10th season as Jean-Luc following his third and[...]
Star Trek: Patrick Stewart on How Close Picard Came to Having Hair
At the very least, Stewart wore a wig as Captain Jean-Luc Picard to his audition. Pictured: Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in STAR TREK: THE NEXT GENERATIONScreengrab: ©1990 CBS Broadcasting Inc All Rights Reserved. When Star Trek: The Next Generation Almost Featured Picard with Hair "Right as I was boarding my plane at Heathrow, my London agent[...]
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It feels to me like there's a real opportunity for three of the legacy characters' children to carry on and sort of be the next Star Trek: The Next Generation It just feels like it's laid out there It's the blueprint for the next phase." First thing first: an agreement needs to be made between the[...]
Star Trek: Star Patrick Stewart Glad “Tom [Hardy] Proven Me So Wrong”
Sir Patrick Stewart can have a good laugh nowadays when it comes to his time on Star Trek: The Next Generation From his near-meltdown on the set during the filming of season one, the veteran actor on stage and screen wrapped his 10th and possibly final season as his first major signature role as Jean-Luc[...]
Star Trek: Patrick Stewart on TNG S01: "I Had Failed to Read The Room"
In fact, the British actor, a byproduct of the Royal Shakespeare Theater, took his new job on Star Trek: The Next Generation as Jean-Luc Picard a little too seriously, appropriate for the role he's playing as Captain of the U.S.S Enterprise-D, but not so much his co-stars in between takes when the Gene Roddenberry syndicated[...]
Pinball FX To Add Williams Pinball: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Zen Studios has an exciting addition for Pinball FX, as sci-fi fans will get a chance to play a virtual version of Williams Pinball: Star Trek: The Next Generation This is a pretty good remake of the original table made by Williams, complete with all the sounds and reactions from the inner mechanics as you[...]
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Unfortunately, he becomes season one's biggest casualty in the penultimate episode, undercutting any further development the character could have had short of flashback cameos in future seasons. LeVar Burton and Brent Spiner in Star Trek: The Next Generation Image courtesy of Paramount While it's conceivable that Horak could return in a recurring role or cast member as[...]
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Instead of reminiscing about their original run, the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation no doubt is bombarded with a new question, "What is it like to return to the U.S.S Enterprise-D on 'Picard?'" At the Paramount FYC (For Your Consideration) event, cast members Michael Dorn (Captain Worf), LeVar Burton (Commodore Geordi La Forge),[...]