Tag Archive for Starship Enterprise

Winona Ryder joins ‘Star Trek’

“Star Trek” is beaming up Winona Ryder.
Paramount Pictures and director JJ Abrams have set Ryder to play the human mother of a young Spock (Zachary Quinto).
Scripted by Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, the film revolves around the Starfleet Academy days [...]

Simon Pegg in New ‘Trek’ Film

Variety is reporting that Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz star Simon Pegg will portray the Enterprise’s irascible engineer Montgomery Scott in J.J. Abrams’ new Star Trek film.
Pegg, who started as a stand-up comedian and co-wrote the Shaun of [...]

Firm Tests Gaming on Movie-Style Screens

Ever wish you could experience the “holodeck,” the 3-D virtual environment aboard the Starship Enterprise? There’s a company that believes it’s come close, letting video game players play with huge, high-definition screens that envelop the user.

Star Trek Star Doohan Passes Away

James Doohan, the burly chief engineer of the Starship Enterprise in the original Star Trek TV series and movies who responded to the command “Beam me up, Scotty,” died Wednesday. He was 85.