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2014-03-27 12:27:19

- With Urban and Shatner Salt Lake Comic Con FanX will have three generations of Star Trek movies represented - SALT LAKE CITY, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sci-Fi / Fantasy movie tough guy Karl Urban is joining Comic Con legend William Shatner and over 40 other celebrities to take Salt Lake Comic Con (http://saltlakecomiccon.com/) FanXperience (FanX) to where no man has gone before on April 17-19, 2014 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah....

Star Trek Stars Narrate Mars Curiosity Videos
2012-07-31 11:12:37

[ Video: Star Trek Actor Guides Curiosity´s Fans to Red Planet ] [ Video: William Shatner Hosts Curiosity's 'Grand Entrance' to Mars] Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Star Trek actors make a voice-over appearance in the latest NASA videos, sharing the story of the space agency's newest Martian rover. William Shatner and Wil Wheaton provide their own unique narration of the videos, educating the public about the landing taking place at 10:31 p.m. PDT on...

2011-07-22 00:01:00

Put your galactic movie making skills to the test with xtranormal's new Trekkiez; submit your shorts for a chance to be saluted with an iPad® 2 or other big prizes San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 xtranormalâ“ž¢, the revolutionary online approach to movie making, is looking forward to Comic-Con® 2011 in San Diego, CA (taking place from July 21 "“ 24), where they will be promoting their new Trekkiez assets and Trekkie SciFi Movie Contest:...

2009-08-31 17:16:25

An online company's line of Star Trek inspired fragrances was met with mixed reactions at the Fan Expo Canada convention in Toronto. Genki Wear, an online fan merchandise company, is selling three new fragrances in the wake of this year's successful Star Trek film: Pon Farr, named for the mating ritual of the Vulcan species; Tiberius, named after Captain James Tiberius Kirk; and Red Shirt, a reference to the expendable extras commonly killed on away missions. The fragrances drew the attention...

2009-04-15 05:00:00

Cheer Boldly, Ultimate Trekkie Costume Contest & Much More SAN FRANCISCO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Esurance, the online auto insurance company, is presenting Star Trek Movie Night at AT&T Park on Monday, April 27, when the San Francisco Giants take on the Los Angeles Dodgers at 7:15 p.m. PT. Star Trek Movie Night celebrates the May 8 theatrical release of director J.J. Abrams' upcoming film, "Star Trek." Star Trek Movie Night includes a special ticket offer for fans to participate...

2009-02-05 05:00:00

Chances to Win a Trip to the Star Trek Premiere & an Exclusive Feature about the Upcoming Film SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Esurance, the direct-to-consumer personal auto insurance company, announced the recent launch of its newest micro-site related to Esurance's partnership with Paramount Pictures' May 8th theatrical release of the new film "Star Trek" from director J.J. Abrams. Visitors to http://www.esurance.com/StarTrek can view exclusive content about the upcoming "Star...

2007-12-28 19:18:32

NEW YORK - A Trekkie who paid $6,000 for a poker visor that was supposedly worn by the android Data on the television show "Star Trek: The Next Generation" claims in a lawsuit against Christie's auction house that the prop is a fake. Ted Moustakis, of Towaco, N.J., said he began to doubt the authenticity of the visor and other items he purchased at an auction of CBS Paramount props in 2006, after he brought it to a convention in August to have it autographed by the actor who played Data,...

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2006-10-06 16:05:00

NEW YORK - It looked like any other auction, until you noticed the guy with pointed Vulcan ears. Christie's boldly went Thursday where no auction house has ever gone before, kicking off a three-day sale of Star Trek memorabilia. From costumes and props to blueprints and furniture, the auction featured more than 1,000 lots from the archives of CBS Paramount Television Studios. The bidding started quickly, with battles taking place on some of the early lots. Bids were accepted on the floor,...


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