Spock just isn’t Spock without the ears. In fact, he’s just Leonard Nimoy. So regular Spock socks just won’t do. These Star Trek Spock Crew Sock with Ears however, are perfect. They have Vulcan ears attached. They are highly logical and highly fashionable, made with 80% Acrylic/17% Nylon and 3% Spandex. These officially licensed socks […]
From 1953 to 1955, Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played Spock on the original Star Trek, served in the US Army Reserves. Today, he tweeted this photo of himself with the caption "Mopping up." Bonus fact: while in the service, Sgt. Nimoy supervised Ken Berry, the comedic actor from F-Troop and Mama's Family. Source: The Sunday Mail (Brisbane). Mar. 23, 2003.
Patrick Stewart, Leonard Nimoy and Ian McKellen met at Coney Island in New York City. Why? Leonard Nimoy doesn't explain in his Twitter feed, but it's obvious that they're reuniting to pull off one last heist. I'll bet that William Shatner will appear in the third act. Link -via The Mary Sue
When an actor takes on a huge, break-out role, he or she runs a huge risk of getting typecast. This is what leads to things like Leonard Nimoy writing I Am Not Spock. But occasionally, an actor won't just play one iconic, famous character – they'll play two, or three. Here's a list of the genre actors who were either just that good, or just that lucky. Read more...
This is a fun behind the scenes image of Leonard Nimoy getting his classic Spock haircut for Star Trek.
On this day in economic and business history … Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise… which began on Sept. 8, 1966, when the original Star Trek series starring William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy launched on NBC. Its four-decade-plus mission: to inspire generations of tech-savvy individuals while simultaneously earning billions […]
William Shatner could soon find his way to The Big Bang Theory. The hit CBS show frequently references comic books and sci-fi shows like Star Trek. Several actors, like Trekies Leonard Nimoy, Wil Wheaton, Brent Spiner, LeVar Burton, have also popped up on the occasional episode. Show More Summary
It’s only logical that true Star Trek fans would add this Star Trek First Officer Spock Maxi Bust to their collection for one simple reason – It’s Leonard Nimoy. No disrespect to Zachary Quinto because he made a believer out of me as Spock in the new Star Trek films, but Leonard Nimoy is always […]
Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy was very Spock like on Tuesday when he took to Twitter to voice his support for immigration reform. In notes addressed to the members of Congress Nimoy recalls his time growing up as the child of an immigrant barber in Boston, Massachusetts. Each of Mr. Spock’s tweets were signed with...
Leonard Nimoy wants illegal immigrants to live long and prosper as U.S. citizens, and the White House couldn't be happier. The passage of comprehensive immigration reform, an effort pushed by President Barack Obama, may be politically doomed. Show More Summary
I still think the CLS is a much nicer looking car, and I since I dont golf... Zachary Quinto vs. Leonard Nimoy: “The Challenge” Hat tip Steve
Very funny stuff. After losing a chess game to Nimoy, Quinto challenges him to a round of golf; the last one to arrive on the course has to buy lunch. Quinto has the edge, because he is driving the new Audi S7, with lots of room in the trunk for his clubs, not to mention [...]
By Ryan Rigley Seems like J. J. Abrams may not be the only one making the transition over from "Star Trek" to "Star Wars." "Ooooh, wouldn’t that be fun," commented Leonard Nimoy on whether he'd consider playing a role in the new "Star Wars" trilogy. "I would love to. I think it would work wonderfully. [...]
Now that the Audi of America video featuring Leonard Nimoy and Zachary Quinto has gone virulently viral, picking up nearly 6 million views on YouTube in just a few weeks, it’s time to revisit a little-appreciated detail of the 2-1/2-minute spot. Read more...
If J.J. Abrams really does cast Leonard Nimoy in Star Wars Episode VII, as the Star Trek actor suggests, do you think that’s more likely to heighten or defuse the Wars / Trek rivalry? Also after the jump: Al Pacino explains why he said no to Han Solo See Episode II in 3D at Star [...]
Behold three Star Trek-themed wines, dubbed "The City on the Edge of Forever," "Mirror Mirror" and "The Trouble with Tribbles." I'd make a crack about how the wines probably taste like Harlan Ellison's rage, Leonard Nimoy's goatee and furry flesh balls respectively, but I love it anytime someone combines nerdiness and booze. Read more...
Leonard Nimoy explained why he said “no” to one project and “yes” to another, and then said something sure to cause some fan conversation. Movie spoilers are behind the cut. For those who went into Star Trek into Darkness unspoiled, they got the surprise of seeing Nimoy back as Spock in a brief cameo, and [...]
"The Big Bang Theory" showrunner Bill Prady, original "Star Trek" castmember Nichelle Nichols and "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" star Chase Masterson also have endorsed "The Star Wolf." read more
Leonard Nimoy will be narrating the second part of a three part Microwarriors series. The series focuses on the health benefits of probiotics. Microwarriors: The Origin and the Destiny, narrated by Nimoy, will “present probiotics inShow More Summary
"Star Trek Into Darkness" had its big red carpet premiere in Los Angeles on Tuesday, and Leonard Nimoy was the one man who raised his hand for the cameras and made an iconic gesture that was allowable.In no universe should it be OK for anyone but Spock to make the Vulcan V. Show More Summary