The captains kicks off an epixhosted retrospective of shatners career, also included in the trial and shatner will promote the event with an appearance at san diego comiccon july 22. A complete and indepth look at the art of the newest star trek film trilogy. He has written a series of books chronicling his experiences playing captain kirk and being a part of star trek, and has cowritten several. The william shatner presents comic series at bluewater productions will blast off with a special oneshot collectors edition in honor of free comic book day this spring. The actor talked to the fans about his appearance on bill shatners raw nerve and revealed that his stint on the show had not really helped to heal the wounds of the past. Shatners raw nerve debuts tomorrow at 10pm on biography. There is also a book called shatnerquake, in which all of shatners characters come into our world to destroy the original. He has written a series of books chronicling his experiences playing captain kirk and being a part of star trek, and has co. How a tweet landed william shatner the role of an american legend plus on february 25, 20 donald j. Kirk, captain of the uss enterprise, in the star trek franchise. His career continues to be in a peoples eye for at least 60 years, which will be an enormous period of time.
In the book, he describes how they met, their struggling relationship, and the bonds they shared. Lee sullivan, who was the principal artist on the series providing the art for. William shatners personal account of the making of star trek v. Cofounder of the famous hardrock group, kiss, famous for outrageous antics and kabukilike makeup. In his seven decades of television, shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of captain james t. A quarter of a century later, its easy to laugh at shatner and his tek books but they were something of a cultural phenomenon with nine books, a tv series, comics, trading cards and a video game.
William shatners documentary about the tumultuous early years of star trek. Guests have discussed topics such as addiction, grief, childhood, marriage, combat and parenthood. The ashes of eden, dc comics graphic novel, 1995, isbn 1563892359. Kirk, shatner addressed the notion of star trek approaching the big 50. The next generation goes straight to the web, and weve got the details. Much of this success, of course, is due to its authors preexisting fame. Its been declared that william shatner net worth has an approximation of 300 million dollars, which will be an enormous amount of money. William shatner, the emmy award winning actor from boston legal, star trek, and t. William shatner discusses star trek 50 years popularity. William shatner oc born march 22, 1931 is a canadian actor, author, producer, director, screenwriter, and singer. Has lived with modelactress shannon tweed since 1986, but didnt marry until 2011. Tek world, william shatners the comic book price guide.
Maybe its a move to make amends with shatner after inviting his star trek costar leonard nimoy to play in two rebooted trek movies, while captain kirk sat on the. Shatners raw nerve was an american television program on the biography channel. Selected issues in fn, vf or vfnm may not exist in some titles. Emmy award and golden globe nominated actress, fran drescher has a raw conversation with host, william shatner. But shatners regret over his mysterious falling out with nimoy suggests what this book really is. Kirk, and per lead he is an actor, musician, recording artist, author, and film. Up till now covers william shatners entire career and personal life with many rare.
Each episode showcased shatner getting to know his guest on an intensely personal level, touching upon subjects not normally visited on other talk shows. Takei would only agree to go on raw nerve if stern were there to mediate. Some celebrities who have appeared are tim allen, jon voight, drew carey, kelsey grammer, walter koenig, levar burton, scott bakula. Kirk of the uss enterprise in the star trek franchise.
The final frontier, as told by lisabeth shatner, 1989, isbn 0671686526. William shatner list of movies and tv shows tv guide. Some celebrities who have appeared are tim allen, jon voight, drew carey, kelsey grammer, walter koenig, levar burton, scott bakula, rush limbaugh, judge judy sheindlin, weird al yankovic. In his seven decades of acting, shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of captain james t. William shatner is a jerk, but hes hilarious the beat. Can someone mention william shatners new bookup till now. William shatner talks about whether hell have a cameo in star trek 3 star trek beyond and reads excerpts from the autobiography. Simmons had previously said that while he respects the. William shatners tekworld or tek world was a comic book series published by epic comicsmarvel, from 1992 to 1995.
Shatners raw nerve, which aired on bio, was his own edgy, celebrity interview series. The following is a list of works by canadian actor, singer, author, producer, director and corporate spokesman william shatner. You can check out many more of them at bonners site. So, william shatner wished to get a stock rather than. William shatner joins free comic book day lineup cbr. Trump actually said on twitter regarding shatners performance on the 85th academy awards, the day earlier with family guy creator seth macfarlane, trump said last night william shatner had more airtime than any winner. William shatner autograph signing long beach comic con 2017 duration. On todays january 12, 2010 howard stern show sirius radio, howard had guest william shatner in the studio. Comic book adaptations william shatners tekworld 129 pages, february 1994, isbn 08759855 star trek. He became a cultural icon for his portrayal of james t. William shatner is a trained shakespearean stage actor.
London comic con was held this weekend and on hand were star trek. According to him, the reason why its still so beloved isnt because of the show itself or the actors. The biography channel a lot of william shatnersthemed programming this month, which includes the debut of his new talk show shatners raw nerve. William shatner announced for new york comic con 2017. Covering the creation of star trek 2009, star trek into darkness and star trek beyond, this lavish art book contains neverbeforeseen concept art and designs, as well as interviews with the key creatives who helped bring these exciting movies to life on the big screen. During a panel thursday to promote the upcoming book an autobiography of james t. William shatner wikimili, the best wikipedia reader. Drescher opens up about dating a man sixteen years her junior, the traumatic experience of being raped by a burglar in her home and her battle with uterine cancer. George takei was on the telephone and all three agreed to sit down on the set of shatners raw nerve tv show and talk it out. The next generations brent spiner and star treks walter koenig. The first round of guests for new york comic con 2017 were just announced, and trekkies will be thrilled to know that william shatner the original, and still the best, captain james t.
On may 2nd, free comic book day the annual promotion sponsored by diamond distributors where participating comic book shops around the world give away comic books absolutely. It also gave rise to a comic book series, a video game, and a television series. Allow the portly proprietor of the androids dungeon and baseball card shop to guide you through the ins and outs, the fast food takeouts, online dates, things he hates, wonder woman dreams, internet schemes, chick flicks, kung fu kicks, gaming. William shatner oc born march 22, 1931 is a canadian actor, author, producer, and director. Check out william shatner man o war cinematic graphic novel on indiegogo. William shatner tickets at holland center in omaha on oct.
William shatners tekworld was a comic book series published by epic comicsmarvel, from 1992 to 1995. The book, cowritten with david fisher, details nimoys life and shatners relationship with nimoy. On the anniversary of nimoys death, shatner released leonard. The phaser that comic book guy owns in the simpsons was fired, he quipped, only once, to stop william shatner from making another album. William shatner born march 22, 1931 is a canadian actor, author, producer, and director. William shatner full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. Its apt, because although shatner is often wry and self. William bill shatner born march 22, 1931 is a canadian actor, singer, author, producer, director, spokesman, and comedian. San diegowilliam shatner returns to comiccon to introduce his new epix original documentary get a life. A new science fiction adventure from william shatner famous for his role as captain kirk on star trek about the intrepid, eightyyearold fbi deputy director samuel lord and his quest to stop the chinese from using a weapon that, unknown to the. He would be a scifi icon who would create tek war and would also write a star trek comic.
Shatner used the album to compare contemporary pop songs of the period to the works of william shakespeare by providing dramatic readings of shakespeare interspersed with dramatic readings of the lyrics of songs such as lucy in the sky with diamonds and mr. Shatners musical career began in 1968 with the release of his first album, the transformed man. Shatner has now created a new social networking site for arts patrons called, which draws much influence from star trek and is laid out in a way not too different from a scifi rpg. Green space, with jeff rovin, 2017, isbn 9781501111587. In his seven decades of television, shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of james t. William shatners science fiction novel tekwar, originally published in 1989, is the first in a series of nine tek books. Details of william shatners star trek 3 cameo have been. Prior to forming kiss, gene simmons was an elementary school teacher. He has written a series of books chronicling his experiences playing captain kirk, being a part of star trek. William shatner says goodbye to leonard nimoy in his new book.447 862 1220 502 132 416 477 452 190 99 647 31 1051 1685 410 547 860 495 1205 572 1612 1210 1073 1632 1119 1627 1420 695 1301 1226 112 696 1278 1247 1369 1435 563 1336 1272 525