William Shatner

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‘It felt like a funeral’: William Shatner reflects on voyage to space
Recalling the experience almost one year later, the actor admits ‘everything I had expected to see was wrong’

Samantha Lock

11, Oct, 2022 @4:10 AM

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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan review – Spock and Kirk shine in charming Enterprise revisit
The 1982 sequel to the original Star Trek film, featuring a film debut for Kirstie Alley, returns to cinemas with its crowdpleasing zap and raw emotion intact

Peter Bradshaw

01, Sep, 2022 @8:00 AM

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Star Trek: The Motion Picture review – high-definition with enough high camp to boldly go
The first feature film of the franchise, from 1979, has been rejigged and brightened, the better to enjoy the over-the-top acting

Peter Bradshaw

18, Aug, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Nichelle Nichols obituary
Actor who blazed a trail for black women on American TV in the 1960s in the role of Lt Uhura in Star Trek

Anthony Hayward

01, Aug, 2022 @10:37 AM

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Rock’n’role: a dizzying number of actors want to be pop stars, but which ones are worth listening to?
Downton Abbey co-stars Michelle Dockery and Michael Fox have announced their debut EP. With so many film and TV stars trying their hands at pop, our music critic rates actors’ past efforts

Alexis Petridis

01, Mar, 2022 @10:00 AM

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From Kremlin leak to sperm counts: our readers’ favourite stories of 2021
Here are 20 articles that may have helped convince people to support the Guardian’s journalism

Guardian staff

29, Dec, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Shatner in Space: Captain Kirk’s in a willy-shaped spaceship – and it’s poetry in motion
This documentary is indescribably touching as it captures the Star Trek actor’s rocket voyage. Even if it is a Jeff Bezos ego trip

Stuart Heritage

15, Dec, 2021 @1:48 PM

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Tech mogul who joined William Shatner in space on Blue Origin dies in air crash
Glen de Vries and Thomas Fischer were aboard a single-engine Cessna that went down Thursday in northern New Jersey

Guardian staff and agencies

12, Nov, 2021 @9:07 PM

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How it feels to go into space: ‘More beautiful and dazzling and frightening than I ever imagined’
Chris Boshuizen was one of four astronauts – including William Shatner – who flew into space with Blue Origin. Here he describes the wonder of the journey

Samantha Lock

22, Oct, 2021 @1:08 PM

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‘What a fool’: fellow actors criticise William Shatner’s space flight
Dame Joan Collins and Brian Cox unimpressed by historic trip, saying ‘let’s take care of this planet first’

Caroline Davies

22, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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More power to Mark Billingham’s book-hurling elbow. I might join in | Rebecca Nicholson
Life’s too short for bad literature, so let’s follow the writer’s example

Rebecca Nicholson

16, Oct, 2021 @4:00 PM

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‘This comforter of blue’: how Shatner’s blast into space became an ode to Earth
Captain Kirk’s profound reflection on our home planet was an ironic outcome for a trip that was meant to boost space travel

Matthew Cantor

14, Oct, 2021 @7:52 PM

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