| Mar 29, 2013
| 10:35 AM
With all the pre-release press that has been going out about the new Star Trek game, you'd think I'd have grown immune to it all. Well, this stunt involving the original Captian Kirk (or do you call him Kirk Prime?) William Shatner made me grin from ear...
| May 1, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Wil Wheaton opens up about leaving "Star Trek: The Next Generation."...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 12:00 PM
While broadcast television continues to develop shows that revolve around nerdy characters, the actual nerds in Hollywood have turned their backs to the establishment.
Two of Los Angeles' geek community ringleaders, Chris Hardwick (one-time host of MTV's...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 3:21 PM
LeVar Burton speaks with the clarity and conviction of a man with an audience. His indignations are righteous. “I'm pissed at the current state of education in America. The fact that we've spent way too much money on war and not enough on our kids?...
| May 4, 2012
Character actor often played the 'heavy'
George Murdock, 81, a veteran character actor who had a recurring role as Lt. Scanlon on the television sitcom "Barney Miller" and played God in the 1989 film "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier,"...
| Jul 11, 2010
CLARA CLAIBORNE PARK
Author wrote about
her daughter's autism
Clara Claiborne Park, 86, an English instructor who gained international acclaim for the books she wrote about her quest to understand her daughter's autism, died July 3 at a nursing home in...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Fall asleep to the hum of the Enterprise engine from "Star Trek: The Next Generation."...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Hollywood may be a place full of famous faces, but on Twitter, anyone can be popular, from movie stars to CNN hosts to, ahem, former "Star Trek: The Next Generation" actors. Brand X set out to track down the social networking site's most followed Los...
| Jun 25, 2010
| 4:33 PM
"Lost" won best network series for the fifth time in six years at the Saturn Awards Thursday. Among those shows it beat was 2007 champ "Heroes," which also left the airwaves this year. Also going down to defeat were returning nominee "Fringe" and first-...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The Saturn Awards began handing out TV kudos in 1989, and "Star Trek: The Next Generation" was the first honoree. More than two decades later, the genres of sci-fi, fantasy, horror and action/adventure/thriller are all well-represented on television. As...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 2:21 PM
Denise Crosby was originally cast to play Counselor Troi, and Marina Sirtis was cast as a security chief named Lt. Macha Hernandez. Shortly before filming the pilot, the two switched roles and the security chief's name was changed to Lt. Natasha Yar.
| Mar 8, 2010
| 8:21 PM
Violet Weber, 94, fashion editor of the Los Angeles Times' Home magazine from 1964 to 1975, died Feb. 22 at a Los Angeles nursing home from complications of old age, said her niece, Sue Kirschman.
Born in 1915 in Sugar...