STAR TREK

  • Behind the scene photos from Leonard Nimoy's final appearance as Spock in 'Star Trek Into Darkness' 2 days ago

    It is a bittersweet thing to witness the transformation of Leonard Nimoy into Spock, especially when it was his final one.Let us have a look at some behind the scene photos from the shooting of 'Star Trek Into Darkness', as he gets make up for Spock Prime. ...
  • William Shatner says cannot attend friend Leonard Nimoy's funeral; says is bound by a prior commitment 3 days ago

    Los Angeles: William Shatner cannot attend the funeral of his friend and "Star Trek" co-star Leonard Nimoy because of a prior commitment for a charity ball, the actor said on Twitter on Saturday. Shatner and Nimoy portrayed the two best-known characters on the original "Star Trek" television series launched in 1966...
  • NASA pays tribute to Star Trek's Mr. Spock 4 days ago

    Washington: NASA is mourning the demise of Hollywood actor Leonard Nimoy, most famous for his role as Vulcan science officer Mr. Spock in the famous film 'Star Trek'. The sci-fi classic served as an inspiration for many at NASA over the years, and Nimoy joined other cast members at special NASA...
  • RIP Leonard Nimoy: The world is saddened by the demise of their favourite human-vulcan 5 days ago

    Leonard Nimoy, or as most of the world knew him, Mr Spock left us forever on February 27th. The man whose catchphrase was 'Long live and prosper' did just that. The actor died at the age of 83, but before that he had led a long and amazing life. But...
  • Justin Lin to direct third 'Star Trek' film December 23, 2014

    Los Angeles: The USS Enterprise is about to get a little faster. 'Fast & Furious' director Justin Lin is taking the helm of the third installment in Paramount's 'Star Trek' franchise. Lin's rep confirmed the news Monday. Lin is no stranger to franchises. He directed several of Universal's 'Fast & Furious' films,...
  • Watch: Zoe Saldana talks about her upcoming movie 'Guardians Of The Galaxy July 12, 2014

    'Star trek' and the 'Avatar' actor Zoe Saldana speaks to CNN Ibn entertainment editor Rajeev Masand on her upcoming movie 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'. ...
  • 'Star Trek' actor Chris Pine pleads guilty to DUI March 17, 2014

    Wellington: Hollywood actor Chris Pine, known for playing Captain Kirk in the "Star Trek" movies, pleaded guilty Monday in a New Zealand court to a charge of drunken driving. The 33-year-old American was fined $93 New Zealand dollars ($79) and had his New Zealand driver's license suspended for six months during...
  • Wow: sensory deprivation tank mutes senses, reduces users' stress February 8, 2014

    Filled with salt water that is kept at body temperature, the sensory deprivation tank which looks like a space ship from Star Trek is the perfect way to switch off from the rest of the world. As the name suggests, the tank mutes the users' senses to leave...
  • 'Prizzi's Honor' actor Joseph Ruskin dies at 89 January 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: Film, television and stage actor Joseph Ruskin has died of natural causes at the age of 89. Ruskin garnered 124 television credits, including 'Mission: Impossible' and 'Star Trek,' and appeared in 25 films, namely 'The Magnificent Seven,' 'Prizzi's Honor' and 'Smokin' Aces'. The Screen Actors GuildAmerican Federation of Television and...
  • 5 worst TV series finale ever October 17, 2013

    New Delhi: "Now that i've let it sit for a week, the ending of Dexter was a bummer... Perfect example of a show that started off great and fell apart," tweeted 'Dexter' fan Mike Ferri. Agreed, it has been over a week since the finale of popular series 'Dexter' was...
  • JJ Abrams is not directing next 'Star Trek' film September 13, 2013

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker JJ Abrams has confirmed that he will not be directing the next installment in the 'Star Trek' franchise. The 47-year-old director said he feels 'bittersweet' to be leaving his baby in the arms of someone else, reported E! online. "Whomever it is that directs the film will be someone...
  • DiCaprio, DayLewis are my favourite Hollywood stars: Aamir Khan May 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood's superstar Aamir Khan, who completed his 25 years in filmdom this year, names 'Titanic' star Leonardo DiCaprio and threetimes Oscarwinning actor Daniel DayLewis as his favourite Hollywood actors. "I like a few Hollywood stars. I tend to forget English names, I like Leonardo DiCaprio and Daniel DayLewis for 'Lincoln',"...
  • 'Iron Man 3' beats 'The Great Gatsby' in box office showdown May 13, 2013

    Tony Stark's superpowers lifted blockbuster 'Iron Man 3' back to the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, beating out a strong debut over the weekend for lavish Jazz Age drama 'The Great Gatsby.' Coming off a gigantic opening a week earlier, 'Iron Man 3' commanded $72.5 million...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Go, Goa Gone', 'Gippi', 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' May 11, 2013

    Rajeev Masand reviews zomcom 'Go, Goa, Gone', teen film 'Gippi' and Holyywood flick 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' this week. ...
  • 'Star Trek Into Darkness' review: The film won't bore you May 10, 2013

    Cast: Chris Pine, Karl Urban, Benedict Cumberbatch, Zoe Saldana Director: JJ Abrams Even if, like me, you weren't a fan of the Star Trek universe, or were mostly unfamiliar with its 40yearold legacy, you'd have to admit that JJ Abrams' 2009 reboot was a fresh and accessible standalone scifi adventure. The...
  • Friday Releases: 'Go, Goa, Gone', 'Gippi', 'Star Trek Into Darkness' May 10, 2013

    Fans of the Star Trek series can catch the sequel to the 2009 Star Trek film, 'Star Trek Into Darkness' and for Bollywood buffs its a toss up between a coming of age comedy or a zombie comedy. ...
  • Star Trek Into Darkness: Captain Kirk's fights for honour May 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The latest film in the Star Trek franchise is opening in Indian theatres on May 10. The film has been directed by JJ Abrams and it features John Cho, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg and Chris Pine in the lead roles. The film, starring Chris Pine...
  • Star Trek: Why are the makers deviating from the theme? May 8, 2013

    London: Director J.J. Abrams is hoping to persuade mainstream film audiences to boldly go where they have never gone before and embrace the next instalment of 'Star Trek', a franchise usually reserved for scifi geeks. The man behind the cult TV series 'Alias' and 'Lost' told Reuters he initially hesitated...
  • 'Star Trek' scared me a lot, it terrified me: Chris Pine April 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Chris Pine reveals he wasn't too excited with the offer to feature in 2009 film 'Star Trek', initially. He says the scifi reboot was 'the furthest thing' from the dramatic parts he had dreamt of essaying. The Hollywood hunk was initially uninterested in joining J.J. Abrams' cast because...
  • Obama mixes 'Star Trek' and 'Star Wars' references March 2, 2013

    Washington: US President Barack Obama, who said just days ago that he had no interest in playing a "blame game," spent much of a news conference on Friday pointing fingers at Republicans after last-ditch talks with congressional leaders failed to avert automatic spending cuts from kicking in later in the...
  • 'Star Trek' director Abrams to direct 'Star Wars' January 27, 2013

    Los Angeles: The 'Star Trek' director JJ Abrams has closed a deal to direct the installment of the Star Wars franchise. Abrams will will work with writer Michael Arndt to develop the script after finalising a deal with Disney to come aboard Episode VII of the scifi series, the Hollywood...
  • 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Teaser: James Kirk is back December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The official teaser of 'Star Trek Into Darkness' is out. Directed by JJ Abrams, the film stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana and Karl Urban in the lead roles. ...
  • Star trek desks: Classrooms for the next generation? November 23, 2012

    London: Scientists designing and testing what they hope might become the classroom of the future have found that 'Star Trek'style multitouch, multiuser desks can boost children's maths skills. A threeyear project with 400 eight to 10year olds found that using interactive 'smart' desks can have benefits over doing maths on paper,...
  • 'Star Trek' sequel gets a name September 11, 2012

    London: The 'Star Trek' sequel has reportedly been named 'Star Trek Into Darkness'. The followup to the 2009 film will once again star Chris Pine as Captain Kirk, Zachary Quinto as Mr Spock and Karl Urban as Dr McCoy, with JJ Abrams returning as the director. Details have been kept tightly...
  • How to play: Star Trek The Original Series doodle September 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Google takes us on a journey to where "no man has gone before" with an interactive doodle to celebrate the 46th anniversary of Star Trek: The Original Series. The Star Trek: The Original Series doodle is the first interactive Google doodle since the football doodle that Google posted...
  • Made for Chrome? Star Trek: The Original Series doodle September 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Google doodles are fun, more so when they are interactive such as Saturday's 'Star Trek: The Original Series' doodle, posted to commemorate the 46th anniversary of the cult science fiction television series that aired on NBC in the US from September 8, 1966 to June 3, 1969. It appears...
  • Google doodles 'Star Trek: The Original Series' September 7, 2012

    New Delhi: On the occasion of the 46th anniversary of Star Trek: The Original Series the Google doodle goes where "no man has gone before". The interactive doodle that appears on the Google home page on Saturday shows the characters of the cult science fiction television series that aired on...
  • Rebooting 'SpiderMan', in a flash June 28, 2012

    New York: On a weekend in January of 2010, Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios pivoted faster than even SpiderMan would dare. A fourth installment of the hugely popular SpiderMan franchise was planned, with director Sam Raimi and star Tobey Maguire returning to their trilogy of films that had earned more than...
  • 'Avatar' most pirated movie ever October 13, 2011

    Los Angeles: James Cameron's 3D blockbuster 'Avatar' is the most pirated movie in Hollywood history, according to a study released by TorrentFreak. The film has been downloaded some 21 million times since it was released in 2009. Cameron once touted 3D filmmaking as the entertainment industry's best hope for combating piracy,...
  • Star Trek 'teleportation' could be a reality soon March 5, 2011

    London: The 'teleportation' of "Star Trek" could become a reality soon. Researchers are using a special laser called Bessel which could potentially draw small items towards a target. Tractor beams in "Star Trek" have long used a subspace or graviton interference pattern created by two beams to pull in their targets...