Majel Barrett-Roddenberry, 1932-2008

Unfortunately, there is sad news in the Star Trek world. Majel Barrett-Roddenberry died today in Bel-Air, California. She was 76. The widow of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, Majel was present on Star Trek from the very beginning. In 1964, Majel appeared as “Number One,” a barrier-breaking role as the Enterprise‘s first officer, in the…

More Star Trek cast photos

Paramount Pictures earlier this week released more cast photos from next year’s Star Trek movie. View the download area of the official site, StarTrekMovie.com, to see the new images, which are available as desktop wallpapers and icons. The new photos feature John Cho as Sulu, Simon Pegg as Scott, Karl Urban as McCoy, and Anton…

REVIEW: “Assignment: Earth” (Star Trek: Remastered edition)

Star Trek (Remastered): “Assignment: Earth” Remastered Episode #67 (5/3/2008) Original Episode #55 (3/29/1968) The Enterprise is dispatched back in time to determine how Earth survived “desperate problems” in the year 1968. Considering all of the trouble they almost caused last season when accidentally going back in time to 1969 (“Tomorrow Is Yesterday”), Starfleet should really…