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Second Chance Star Rob Kazinsky on His Days as a 'Fat' World of Warcraft Pro: 'I Was Deliriously Happy'

Second Chance Star Rob Kazinsky on His Days as a 'Fat' World of Warcraft Pro: 'I Was Deliriously Happy'

Originally posted 01/22/2016 07:20PM

No matter how well-suited actor Rob Kazinsky might seem to the world of TV and film by way of his breakout role on a British soap opera East Enders – with his handsome looks, fit physique, etc. – the actor, 32, is more at home in the world of traditional geek culture – playing video games and collecting Star Trek memorabilia.

His proudest video game-related achievement? That he was paid to play popular online computer game World of Warcraft professionally.

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VIDEO: George Takei Was a Little Underwhelmed by the New Star Trek Beyond Trailer

Originally posted 12/16/2015 06:25PM

Resistance is futile, George Takei – Star Trek Beyond is coming, no matter what.

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The First Trailer for Star Trek Beyond Is Explosive, But No Signs (Yet!) of Idris Elba's Bad Guy

Originally posted 12/14/2015 02:35PM

The first trailer for Star Trek Beyond packs plenty of excitement, but Idris Ebla's bad-guy character remains a mystery.

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Star Trek Actress Karen Montgomery Dies at 66

Star Trek Actress Karen Montgomery Dies at 66

Originally posted 12/08/2015 07:00PM

Karen Montgomery, who forged her way in the television industry as an actress and producer, died on Friday after battling breast cancer for some time, according to a report.

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FROM EW: CBS Is Developing a New Star Trek Series

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FROM EW: CBS Is Developing a New Star Trek Series

Originally posted 11/02/2015 12:00PM

Filed Under: Star Trek, TV News
Original Star Trek Crew Member Bruce Hyde Has Died Aged 74

Original Star Trek Crew Member Bruce Hyde Has Died Aged 74

Originally posted 10/20/2015 01:50AM

Bruce Hyde, who played the role of Lt. Kevin Riley on the original Star Trek series has died after a battle with throat cancer.

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Star Trek Movie Cast Creates Leonard Nimoy Tribute Video, Promotes Charity Drive in His Honor

Originally posted 08/25/2015 11:40PM

[YOUTUBE "EHKSCDRVzgs"] When Leonard Nimoy died in February, he left behind not one but two Star Trek casts, as he appeared in both the original series and the rebooted movie series. In a tribute video, fellow Spock actor Zachary Quinto not only recalls what made Nimoy a great man but also explains how fans can do a good deed in his memory.

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William Shatner Made a Very Cool Tribute to His Star Trek Costar and Friend Leonard Nimoy

William Shatner Collects Thousands of Star Trek Selfies for Tribute to His Friend Leonard Nimoy

Originally posted 08/12/2015 11:15PM

William Shatner is many things: actor, singer, writer – and now he can add the title "digital art curator" to the list.

On Aug. 1, Shatner, 84, asked his Twitter followers to send him photos of themselves flashing the traditional Vulcan salute – the "Live long and prosper" hand gesture that his Star Trek costar Leonard Nimoy had originated on the classic sci-fi series. On Sunday, Shatner surprised Star Trek fans with the results of the request: a photomosaic tribute to Nimoy, who died in February.

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Star Trek Actress Nichelle Nichols to Fly on NASA Mission

Star Trek Actress Nichelle Nichols to Fly on NASA Mission

Originally posted 08/03/2015 11:50PM

It's been 49 years since Nichelle Nichols took on the role of Lt. Uhura on the original Star Trek series, but her relationship with space exploration is continuing.

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