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7 Shows Like Star Trek to Watch If You Love Sci-Fi

For years, our televisions were lacking for new shows set in the world of Star Trek — fortunately, thanks to Paramount+ (previously known as CBS All Access) things are very different. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds debuted in 2022, winning over fans almost immediately. Animated charmer Star Trek: Lower Decks is on its third season, […]

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Star Trek Lower Decks Season 3: Everything You Need to Know About the Show

With the phenomenal first season finale of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds landing in July 2022, fans don’t have to wait long to watch an equally incredible project from the franchise. In terms of its big-screen intentions, the Star Trek brand may be taking a short break, but streaming activity is still bustling along. One […]

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How The Vampire Diaries Prepared Paul Wesley To Play Star Trek’s Captain Kirk

The final episode of the first season of “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” — titled “A Quality of Mercy” — ran a “What If…?” scenario that put Captain Pike (Anson Mount) in the Enterprise’s captain’s chair during the events of the original series episode “Balance of Terror.” In this parallel universe (provided by some handy-dandy […]

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Why Star Trek’s Ever-Changing Uniforms Are More Than Just Style Choices

This post contains spoilers for the season finale of “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.”The first-season finale of “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds,” called “A Quality of Mercy,” arrived on Paramount+ today, ending what may be the finest first season in “Star Trek” history (Trek shows all notoriously get off to rocky starts). The final episode, […]

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Every Star Trek Episode Title That Is Actually A Shakespeare Reference

A recent episode of “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” — called “The Serene Squall” — opened with a conversation between T’Pring (Gia Sandhu) and Spock (Ethan Peck) on the lack of sexual passion in their long-distance relationship. T’Pring reveals that, since Spock has been living among humans, she has been reading several human authors said […]

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A Short History Of Space Pirates In Star Trek

Last week, “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” introduced one of the series’ most entertaining new characters to date: Captain Angel (Jesse James Keitel), the roguish and theatrical leader of a pirate ship called The Serene Squall. Angel ingratiated themselves to Spock (Ethan Peck) under the alias of Dr. Aspen, but in reality, the charismatic criminal […]

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Daily Podcast: Mini-Water Cooler: Peacemaker, Stranger Things 4, Rrr, And More

On the June 2, 2022 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor Ben Pearson is joined by editor Jacob Hall to gather around the virtual water cooler and talk about what they’ve been up to.Opening Banter:At The Water Cooler:What we’ve been Doing:Jacob started co-hosting an RPG podcast called Shelbyville.What we’ve been Reading:Jacob read Under the Banner […]

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There Has Never Been A Bad Spock Actor

In a world driven almost exclusively by a cycle of regenerating IP, you’re bound to see your favorite franchise reboot itself at least once in your lifetime. Such is the case with “Star Trek,” which has effectively resurrected its “Original Series” characters twice: in J.J. Abrams’ alternate reality-set “Trek” films, and in the shows “Star […]

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What You Need To Know To Watch Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

“Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” is the 12th TV series in the franchise’s history (when one includes “Short Treks”) and, thanks to the labyrinthine nature of Trek chronology, is the fourth series set prior to the events of the original “Star Trek” from 1966.While one needn’t be intimately familiar with said chronology to understand and […]

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