It's rare that a TV commercial rises to the level of high art, but damned if Audi didn't just nail it right here. In nearly three minutes of Spock on Spock action, we've got the following: Chess, swearing, Leonard Nimoy singing "TheShow More Summary
I’ve never been a big fan of commercials, and growing up, my dad even used to mute the TV and block the screen with a scarf during the ads. I’m serious. But I am completely delighted by this new Audi ad, featuring Leonard Nimoy and Zachary Quinto (“Star Trek”‘s old and new Spock. respectively) competing against each [...]
Spock actors Zachary Quinto and Leonard Nimoy race one another to a golf club in a newly released Audi ad. The video features delightfully nerdy verbal sparring and Nimoy singing “The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins.” via io9
This great new Audi commercial featuring two generations of Spocks — Leonard Nimoy and Zachary Quinto — smack talking, swearing, racing and singing “The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins” is awesome for a lot of ways, but for iPad enthusiasts, the cream on top is at the very beginning, when Old Spock and New Spock play [...]Show More Summary
Audi capitalized on the upcoming release of the new "Star Trek" film with a video in which two stars of the franchise mock Mercedes-Benz. The funny, briefly profane (but beeped out) ad stars Zachary Quinto, who plays Spock in the new "Star Trek" movies, as the driver of Audi's 2013 S7 sedan. Show More Summary
Deadspin All The Best Quotes From The American Hero Who Rescued Amanda Berry | Lifehacker What Bad Posture Actually Does to Your Body | io9 Defiance just got one hell of a lot better | Jalopnik Leonard Nimoy Smack Talks Zachary Quinto, Drops F-Bomb In Audi Ad Read more...
Sorry, Volkswagen Darth Vader Kid. This new Audi commercial, starring both Leonard Nimoy and Zachary Quinto, has beat you. You've got two Spocks smack-talking each other, Leonard Nimoy cursing, and best of all, an very impromptu rendition of the "The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins." Now I kind of want to buy an Audi just on principle. Read more...
Mr. Spocks past and present face off in this ad for Audi. Zachary Quinto, who plays Spock in the latest Star Trek films, and Leonard Nimoy, who originated the role in the '60s TV show, apparently are quite competitive with each other After Nimoy bests Quinto in an online chess game, Quinto challenges him to a round of golf. Show More Summary
Spocks both past and present face off in a battle of wits and driving in this hilarious Audi video posted to YouTube yesterday. There's Leonard Nimoy besting Zachary Quinto at chess, singing the Hobbit song, and using a vulcan nerve pinch. There's also a lot of smack talk. Read more...
The two Spocks are back together again. Star Trek’s Zachary Quinto and Leonard Nimoy have teamed up for a promotional video for Audi that is rife with fun Trek references (although it is not an official Paramount co-marketing thing). Watch ‘The Challenge’ below. Spock vs Spock for Audi See what happens when the apprentice [...]
Part of the genius in the latest Star Trek films is how the screenwriters were able to reboot a franchise that already had ten movies, but keep the story in the same timeline. They did this, of course, by bringing back Leonard Nimoy through a time-travelling worm hole. So though most people are referring to [...]
Los Angeles-based sculptor Jordu Schell created this incredibly awesome hyperrealistic bust of our favourite Vulcan, Leonard Nimoy as Mister Spock. The Schell Sculpture Studio has been creating concept art and designing creatures and characters for movies and television since 1987. Be sure to visit their online gallery to view a lot more of their amazing work. [via Neatorama]
Chatsworth, California-based artist Jordu Schell created an incredibly realistic sculpture of actor Leonard Nimoy as Spock from Star Trek, using “nothing but silicone, hair, fabric and paint.” images via Muddy Colors via Muddy Colors, Ian Brooks
Mr. Spock just turned 82. Leonard Nimoy who will forever be typecast as the Vulcan member of The Enterprise crew just celebrated birthday #82 on March 26. Nimoy was born in Boston to immigrant Russian Orthodox Jewish parents. Although best known as the very popular STAR TREK character, Nimoy also starred in MISSION IMPOSSIBLE for [...]
Fans of Leonard Nimoy‘s Spock can now purchase a set of three limited-edition prints featuring the character. One of the prints features both Nimoy and Zachary Quinto‘s Spock. The set was released in honor of Nimoy’s eighty-second birthday, which was yesterday. The first print features the original series Spock, who is posed showing the Vulcan [...]
Birthday shoutouts go to TR Knight (above), who is 40, Leonard Nimoy is 82, Kiera Knightley is 28, and Diana Ross is 69. Everything You Need to Know: Marriage Equality at the Supreme Court And Towleroad has an analysis. Lily Tomlin remembers...Show More Summary
Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, and Leonard Nimoy headline the voice cast of this animated adventure about a young falcon trying to save his father. [...]
This picture of Leonard Nimoy and his son, Adam (via Retronaut) gives me all the feelings about fathers and sons, and art and science and religion and what it means to have all of those things in balance. And the...
Happy Birthday to Keira Knightley! She’s 28 today. Let’s see who else is celebrating a birthday. Actor Leonard Nimoy is 82. Actor Alan Arkin is 79. Actor James Caan is 73. Singer Diana Ross is 69. Actor Johnny Crawford is … Continue reading »
An upcoming auction in support of Symphony Space is sure to trip the book nerd's proverbial trigger. News by Christopher Shultz Want to have Jennifer Egan (A Visit from the Goon Squad) visit your private book club, either in person (if...Show More Summary