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Star Trek Episode Named For Guest Actor The Show Couldn’t Get

One dubious honor for Star Trek is that this franchise is responsible for some of the weirdest episode names in …

2 weeks ago

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Overlooked Star Trek Episode Nearly Had The Perfect Picard Parody

It’s not the kind of thing fans usually admit, but pretty much everyone who loves Star Trek: The Next Generation …

2 weeks ago

The Star Trek Line That Was The Writers’ Cry For Help

Star Trek is a franchise filled with great lines that fans love to quote, including everything from “beam me up” …

1 month ago

Star Trek Needs To Bring Back Fan Favorite Character

For better or for worse, this newer era of Star Trek has largely focused on bringing back beloved characters: the …

2 months ago

Sci-Fi Series Inspired By Indiana Jones Is A Throwback To Television’s Best Era

Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark is one of the greatest movies in history, so taking inspiration …

2 months ago

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The Strange Rivalry Between Two Forgotten Star Trek Episodes

The early days of Star Trek: The Next Generation were filled with some unexpected conflicts. Not onscreen, of course: franchise …

2 months ago

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The Star Trek TNG Line That Came Back To Haunt Picard And Data

Outside of the excellent Lower Decks, Star Trek is not a franchise that is really known for its comedy, but …

2 months ago

Brent Spiner Coined The Best Line In Star Trek: TNG

Star Trek: The Next Generation remains one of the greatest science fiction shows ever made, right down to the final …

3 months ago

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Iconic Star Trek Villain Almost Played By a Woman

For better or for worse, Star Trek fans have grown accustomed to new androids popping up in the franchise bearing …

3 months ago

Star Trek Actor’s Stunning Theory Why TNG Succeeded

The ongoing controversy over the quality of Paramount+ flagship show Star Trek: Discovery is proof that fans enjoy some shows …

3 months ago

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Star Trek Made Us Dread Seeing Our Favorite TNG Actor

While the entire cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation is amazing, it took very little time for Brent Spiner …

4 months ago

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Fan-Favorite Star Trek Actor Tried To Quit Decades Ago

If you know who the actor Brent Spiner is, you likely know him from something very specific: Star Trek. While …

4 months ago

Young Sheldon Casts Star Trek Icon For Final Season

The seventh and final season of Young Sheldon is underway, and the upcoming episode, titled “A Roulette Wheel and a …

5 months ago

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Brent Spiner Returning To His Fan-Favorite Role But It’s Not Star Trek

One of the most memorable characters from the Star Trek universe, the android Data, thrilled fans not only on the …

5 months ago

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The Star Trek Series Crossover With an Unexpected Sitcom

Recently, actor John Larroquette donned full Klingon makeup for an episode of the Night Court revival, and this made Star …

5 months ago

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Star Trek Takes Home A Bunch Of Awards

Star Trek is one of the biggest sci-fi franchises, and the recent number of award nominations reflects its magnitude. Namely, …

6 months ago

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Star Trek TNG Cast Finally Getting The Recognition They Deserve

Star Trek: The Next Generation is one of the most beloved sci-fi TV shows of all time, in no small …

6 months ago

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Star Trek Controversy Stopped Episode From Airing For 17 Years

Long before the existence of the term “cancel culture,” television shows and other forms of art were censored for a …

6 months ago

No One Should Watch Star Trek: TNG Season 1

Star Trek fans often treat their favorite franchise as something of a religion, and they spend plenty of time trying …

6 months ago

Patrick Stewart Saved Us From Awful Star Trek Movie, Picard Was To Murder Data

Star Trek: Insurrection was poorly received when released in 1998 and is considered an ill-thought-out Star Trek movie. Thanks to …

7 months ago

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7 Best Data Episodes Of Star Trek 

Here are our picks for the seven best Data episodes of Star Trek.

1 year ago

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Data No Longer Being Yellow Helped Convince Brent Spiner To Return For Star Trek: Picard

Brent Spiner said a big reason why he was willing to return to play Data again in Star Trek: Picard was because he wouldn’t have to spend hours in makeup being turned yellow.

1 year ago

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See Brent Spiner Replaced As Star Trek’s Data By Nicholas Hoult

We fashioned an image of what Nicholas Hoult might look like if he played Data of Star Trek fame.

1 year ago

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Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Beloved Spot Is Back, Here’s His Heartwarming Return

Data’s cat Spot appears in “Surrender,” the most recent episode of Star Trek: Picard.

1 year ago

Star Trek Betrayed Its Best Hero

By resurrecting Data in Picard, Star Trek has betrayed the character and missed some wonderful opportunities.

1 year ago

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Brent Spiner Reveals The Future Of Star Trek And What’s In Store For The Next Gen Cast

Brent Spiner says there’s no current plans for him to return to Star Trek, but that if the offer comes, his answer will be yes.

1 year ago

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Did Data And The Borg Queen Really Have Sex In Star Trek: First Contact?

One of the big lingering questions left hanging by Star Trek: First Contact is: What really happened between Data (Brent …

1 year ago

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Brent Spiner Reveals Why He Agreed With Star Trek’s Biggest Mistake

Brent Spiner happily agreed to have Data killed off in Star Trek: Nemesis and remains glad it happened so he could play other character versions.

1 year ago

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We Sorted The Cast Of Star Trek: The Next Generation Into Hogwarts Houses

Our deputy editor sorts the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation into different Hogwarts houses so you don’t have to.

2 years ago

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How Star Trek: First Contact Ruined One Of Its Heroes

A great movie, but with a big flaw.

2 years ago