William Shatner is planning on writing a book about his friend Leonard Nimoy. Shatner considered Nimoy to be a brother to him. “I’m writing a book about Leonard,” said Shatner. “I had a brother, whose life arc was so much like mine that we understood each other completely. Our age, our birth, the same types […]
An auction to be held in the UK this autumn will feature a costume worn by Leonard Nimoy. The Prop Store and Odeon Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction will take place September 23. The catalog for the auction isn’t available yet, but at least two Star Trek items will be auctioned. A costume worn by Nimoy […]
How many people remember when Leonard Nimoy hung out with The Bangles? In 1985, he played the part of the chauffeur in The Bangles' music video Going Down to Liverpool; this came about due to Nimoy being a friend of Tamar Simon Hoffs and Susanna Hoffs' family.
When beloved icon Leonard Nimoy died in February, tributes poured in from all across the globe There were tweets, pancakes, documentaries, defaced Canadian money and a whole ocean of nerd tears. Now, fellow Canadian Alex Trebek and the...Show More Summary
A memorial for Leonard Nimoy was held at Symphony Space in New York City and friends and family shared their memories of the actor at the event. Nimoy had funded Symphony Space, a performing arts center on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, and one of its two theaters bears his name. On Monday, a […]
Mr. Nimoy's family, friends and colleagues celebrated the polymath actor through some of his favorite media: film, poetry, photography and music.
"Star Trek" icon Leonard Nimoy died this past February 27, and his son Adam is now fighting for the Spock doc they both wanted to live long and prosper. The documentary, called "For the Love of Spock," has a Kickstarter page with a goal of $600,000. Show More Summary
From our friends at Hypable.Adam Nimoy, son of the late Leonard Nimoy, wants to make a documentary about the beloved "Star Trek" actor, and his most iconic role.Sunday was Father's Day, but not everyone got to celebrate. Adam Nimoy lost...Show More Summary
Five decades ago he was Captain Kirk on the original “Star Trek.” Today he's a legend. YahooTech's David Pogue sits down with the world's busiest starship commander for a fascinating discussion about fame, old friends, and technolog...
Zachary Quinto shared his memories of Leonard Nimoy with Time Magazine recently. The world was “a better place for having had Leonard Nimoy in it,” said Quinto. Although not a fan of Star Trek as a child, Quinto was aware of Nimoy. “Of course, I was aware of, and fascinated by, his work as Spock, […]
LONDON — For anyone who has gone through the heartbreak of having their dad pass away, Father's Day is an annual reminder of what you no longer have. See also: Leonard Nimoy's son beams up ‘Mr. Spock’ documentary It's not just thoseShow More Summary
As you may have heard, Leonard Nimoy's son Adam Nimoy is working on what sounds like an incredible and touching documentary called "For the Love of Spock" -- about both the Star Trek character of Spock and about Leonard Nimoy's career (for the none of you who don't already know this, Nimoy played the iconic Mr. Show More Summary
Adam Nimoy is unique. He’s the only person who can claim to be both the first Trekkie and the son of Spock, the Star Trek Enterprise’s science officer. Not that that dual existence was always easy. “My relationship with him, having Spock in the house. Show More Summary
Star Trek fans –commonly known as Trekkies– have many things to be worried about: Worrying about UV light fading that priceless Leonard Nimoy autograph over their original ST blue shirt; worrying about securing tickets for the next Star Trek Con; worrying about not losing their virginity –EVER....
If you are a fan of science fiction in any form, you surely know the name Leonard Nimoy. Nimoy played Spock in the original Star Trek series and in many movies on the big screen including…
Leonard Nimoy made an indelible mark on pop culture with his iconic Star Trek character Mr. Spock, and now the actor, who died earlier this year, has made a mark on the cosmos as well. The Minor Planet Center just announced that it’s named an asteroid in Nimoy’s honor. Show More Summary
Let’s be honest here, when playing Star Trek, how often did you want to be Kirk as compared to being Spock? I know I preferred playing the demure and cool headed second in command even though I probably identified mostly with the more shoot-and-ask-questions-later Captain of the Starship Enterprise. Show More Summary
In honour of Leonard Nimoy who passed away earlier this year at the age of 83, astronomers have named an asteroid after the Star Trek actor.
An asteroid that is in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter has been named for Leonard Nimoy. The asteroid, discovered in 1988 was formerly designated as 1988 RA5. Discovered by Belgian Astronomer Henri Debehogne on September 2, 1988, 1988 RA5 is now 4864 Nimoy. The asteroid, roughly six miles (10 km) across, orbits […]