Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy and unidentified actress in the television series "Star Trek" (Getty Images / Handout)

6 Classic TV Shows that Also Succeed as Movies

‘Entourage,’ take note: We compiled six TV shows that successfully made the jump from living rooms to big-screen theaters (with the original cast members intact).


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Star Trek: Another Original Cast Member Passes.

Grace Lee Whitney, was originally a singer/dancer from the Detroit area, who worked on Broadway, and had numerous small roles in movies and TV series, including “The Real McCoys, “Hawaiian Eye” and “77 Sunset Strip”, before landing the roll that would forever cement her into the minds of Star Trek (the original TV series) fans, as Yeoman Janice Rand, an assistance to Captain Kirk (William Shatner) in Star Trek’s first season in 1966.


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Rebekah’s College Of Hollywood Knowledge: Rumer Willis Had A Huge Crush On Ashton Kutcher

I’m now sporting a record of 311-9. Today features me (Rebekah) VS Darren. Darren lost, getting 2 out of 5 questions right! 1. Tom Cruise does most of his own stunts – such as hanging […]


VANCOUVER, BC - APRIL 04:  Actor William Shatner speaks at the Celebrity Q&A during 'Fan Expo Vancouver 2015' at the Vancouver Convention Centre on April 4, 2015 in Vancouver, Canada.  (Photo by Andrew Chin/Getty Images)

William Shatner Proposes $30B Drought Solution for California

I lived in California for twenty years — many of which we were told to not flush the toilet ‘every time.’ There were guidelines. ;) I love that Shatner’s a big thinker, here ’cause… it’s a BIG problem!


NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 01: Actress Kate Mulgrew attends The 66th Annual Writers Guild Awards East Coast Ceremony at The Edison Ballroom on February 1, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)

Kate Mulgrew, Orange Is the New Black, Releases Memoir

I remember watching Kate Mulgrew on the soap opera Ryan’s Hope way back. My best friend and I just loved her character. All these decades later she’s revealing that she gave up her first child for adoption while starring on that show.


Crop top and all! (Photo by Toby Canham/Getty Images)

Rebekah’s College Of Hollywood Knowledge: The Kardashians Head To Church

I’m now sporting a record of 298 -9. Today features me (Rebekah) VS JoAnna. Tom lost, getting 1 out of 5 questions right! 1. William Shatner is pitching an idea for a 50th Anniversary special […]


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5 Lessons Republicans (and Democrats) Can Learn From Klingons

They’ve made lots of mistakes in the future, so that you don’t have to make them in the present. What was that sound? Oh, just the space-time continuum ripping.



Watch and Learn, Chappie: 10 Robots that Saved the World

These ARE the droids you’re looking for!


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Imagine Having Leonard Nimoy as Your Grandfather

Leonard Nimoy was not just a great actor, painter and poet but a great grandfather (and a ‘great grandfather’) In an exclusive story for People‘s issue that hits newsstands Friday, Morgan Pearson, Alex Schwartz, Dani […]


Can you be a fan of both Star Trek and Star Wars? (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Rebekah’s College Of Hollywood Knowledge: Simon Pegg Spotted On The Set Of Star Wars

I’m now sporting a record of 280-9. Today features me (Rebekah) VS Randall. Randall lost, getting only 2 out of 5 questions right! 1. The mystery contestant for “Dancing With the Stars” has been revealed. […]