Thursday, August 29th, 2019

The effects director for Star Trek: The Motion Picture reveals that the film almost didn’t happen, Star Trek starships arrive in the blockchain-powered CSC Game, and CBS’s acting CEO Joe Ianniello issues a company-wide memo on diversity and inclusion efforts ahead of the Viacom merger. All this, plus the Star Trek events in YOUR area to look forward to this weekend!

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Alison Pitt
Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Star Trek: Discovery’s title designer talks iconography and easter eggs, Star Trek: Year Five Issue 5 is out today from IDW Comics, and The New Zealand Mint announces new Star Trek: The Next Generation silver coin notes. All that, plus this week in Trek history!

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Alison Pitt
Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Ethan Peck explains the REAL reason we need a Pike, Spock and Number OneDiscovery spinoff, the director of Love, Antosha describes “meeting” Anton Yelchin through making the film, and how a key plot point of Godzilla: King of the Monsters drew inspiration from Star Trek. All this plus this week’s Trek Trivia!

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Alison Pitt
Monday, August 26th, 2019

Australian viewers will have a new way to stream Star Trek movies soon, Michael Dorn says his Worf show would fit in well with the expanding Star Trek universe, and George Takei says his new graphic novel is designed to reach younger readers. All this and more, catching up on the weekend’s Star Trek news!

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Alison Pitt
Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Nichelle Nichols’s Farewell Celebration will be a fitting end to a stellar career, John Jackson Miller talks about how his novel, The Enterprise War, bridges the gap between "The Cage" and Discovery, and George Takei’s New York City apartment is up for sale. All this, plus the answer to Tuesday’s trivia question and your weekend staying-in playlist!

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Alison Pitt
Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Effects director Douglas Trumbull reflects on Star Trek: The Motion Picture, 40 years later, Ethan Peck has landed the role of Mister Fantastic in Marvel’s new podcast Marvels, and it’s an absolutely bumper weekend of Star Trek events.

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Alison Pitt
Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Spock’s uniform is up for sale - at a cost, more details about how Chateau Picard Bordeaux became a real thing, and some financial details straight from the SEC about the upcoming CBS and Viacom merger. All that, plus this week in Trek history!

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Alison Pitt
Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

Terry Farrell affirms that Jadzia Dax was pansexual, Star Trek nights at the ballgame come to St. Louis and San Francisco, and what’s coming next after Chateau Picard wine? All this plus this week’s Trek Trivia!

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Alison Pitt
Monday, August 19th, 2019

LeVar Burton would direct Star Trek: Picard if asked, William Shatner has appeared in an ad for cryptocurrency exchange The Pit, and CBS will air this year’s Nintendo World Championships. All this and more, catching up on the weekend’s Star Trek news!

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Alison Pitt
Friday, August 16th, 2019

Barbara March, Star Trek’s Lursa, has passed away, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie would be in a Tarantino Trek film, and I’m sharing a few of my favorite hot takes from the CBS and Viacom merger news. All this, plus the answer to Tuesday’s trivia question and your weekend staying-in playlist!

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Alison Pitt
Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Analysts and markets react to the CBS and Viacom merger news, subscription box company Loot Crate files for bankruptcy, and the Anton Yelchin documentary Love, Antosha is out in theaters for a limited run. All this, plus the Star Trek events in YOUR area to look forward to this weekend!

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Alison Pitt
Wednesday, August 14th, 2019

CBS and Viacom have finally announced a merger deal. I’ll go over the key points of the announcement, where the new, combined company goes from here, and what it will all mean for Star Trek. All that, plus this week in Trek history!

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Alison Pitt