Star Trek Discovery was announced by Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman in 2015. It's a prequel to Star Trek: The Original Series, taking place around 2255; this is roughly 10 years before the adventures of Captain Kirk and the Enterprise. This also places it about 100 years after Star Trek: Enterprise and over 100 years before Star Trek: The Next Generation. As such, they've … [Read more...] about Star Trek Discovery – The Ultimate Guide
In 1966, Gene Roddenberry created a new television show that he pitched to television executives as "Wagon Train amongst the stars." This referred to a very popular show at the time set in the old west, where settlers travelled across a brand new America having adventures and encountering various dangers. But this new show, called Star Trek, would be set about 300 years in … [Read more...] about Star Trek: The Original Series – The Ultimate Guide
Rebecca Romijn has had a wide variety of movie and TV roles over the past few decades, with recurring roles in Just Shoot Me (1999-2000), Ugly Betty (2007-08), NTSF:SD:SUV (2011-12) and The Librarian (2014-18). But the role she's probably best known for is that of Mystique: the sultry, blue skinned, deadly mutant terrorist in the X-Men movie franchise. Romijn played the part … [Read more...] about Rebecca Romijn: From Most Wanted to First Officer, she’s No. 1
Andorians are an interesting species which, between some seven or eight Star Trek series and even more movies, haven't really gotten a lot of attention. So, I'll put them into a little bit of context by comparing them with another Star Trek species, Vulcans. Vulcans are primarily known for their logic and the suppression of and control over their emotions. Sometimes, … [Read more...] about Are the passionate Andorians the opposite of the Vulcans?
Just how well do you know your Enterprise captains? Long time fans of Star Trek The Original Series might be well acquainted with the man who commanded the USS Enterprise before James T. Kirk. Captain Christopher Pike sat in the centre chair for an impressive 15 years before relinquishing command to accept the promotion to Fleet Captain. But any discussion about Pike always … [Read more...] about Christopher Pike: A journey through triumph before tragedy