Source: Sci-Fi Wire There are some interesting (and maybe, not so interesting) movies on the horizon for 2005 and early 2006. BATMAN BEGINS Christopher Nolan’s “Batman Begins” explores the origins of the Batman legend and the Dark Knight’s emergence as a force for good in Gotham. In the wake of his parent’s murder, disillusioned industrial […]
Source: Useless Knowledge Magazine Submitted by: Mr. Sevens (Firefly/Quantum Leap News Consultant) Written by: Lee Caldwell-Owens I don’t know for sure but I’m beginning to think television has gone from bad to worse. We are constantly bombarded these days with reality TV. Gee, I thought the whole idea of television was escape reality–heavens just the […]
Source: Doctor Who Information Network Submitted by: Williams (Dr. Who News Consultant) New writers and some familiar names join Russell T. Davies in the next season of Doctor Who. The official Doctor Who Magazine has announced the writers for the 2006 season of Doctor Who. Head Writer and Executive Producer Russell T. Davies will be […]
Source: The Washington Post Author: Frank Ahrens Submitted by: Nina Much as been written about Trekkers (please, not Trekkies). Now, technology has allowed “Star Trek” fans to take their devotion way beyond annual conventions and Klingon language school. On two websites – New Voyages and Starship Exeter – fans have created hourlong episodes of “Star […]
Tim Brazeal, leader and founder of Save Enterprise.com and Trek Fans United announced on May 8th that the efforts of SE and TU Star Trek fans to rally support for keeping Star Trek: Enterprise on the air for a 5th season will be featured on the ST:ENT’s 4th season DVD bonus disk.
Source: The Online Sun Submitted by: Lesmond (Slice of Sci-Fi News Researcher) For our UK readers this story out of The Sun and The Hollywood News will be of interest. England’s comedy duo, Ant and Dec have gotten themselves leads in an upcoming movie entitled “Alien Autopsy.” It is slated as a ‘sci-fi comedy’. If […]
Written by: S.K. Sloan The MTV animated series created by Peter Chung garners some big names in its effort to bring the dubious heroine’s exploits to the non-animated big screen. MTV, Lakeshore Entertainment Group, and Paramount Pictures have pulled out all the stops on this one and signed on two award winning actresses in the […]
Source: SciFi Wire Analog Science Fiction and Fact and Asimov’s Science Fiction announced their annual readers’ choice awards, based on voting by each magazine’s readers for the favorite works of the preceding year. A full list of winners follows. Analog Readers Award (AnLab) Short story: “Shed Skin” by Robert J. Sawyer Novelette: “Short Line Loco” […]
Source: BBC News Submitted by: Nina Star Wars creator George Lucas will be honoured at the Cannes film festival, where he will receive the prestigious Festival Trophy.
Source: austarnet.com Sci-Fi Lists An expert poll of science fiction television’s all-time Top 20 programs. A worldwide viewer’s poll as of 05-08-2005: Ranking: Sci-Fi Program: 1 Star Trek – TNG 2 Star Trek – TOS 3 Babylon 5 4 Stargate SG-1 5 The X-Files 6 Farscape 7 Star Trek – DS9 8 The Twilight Zone […]
http://dts.podtrac.com/redirect.mp3/www.thefandom.com/audio/fandom050205.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (0.0KB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Stitcher | TuneIn | RSSWritten by S.K. Sloan Chase Masterson interviews former Star Trek: DS9 castmate and veteran character actor Rene Auberjonois (Odo) on theFandom. Some of Mr. Auberjonois impressive credits include; M*A*S*H (The Movie), Little Mermaid, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered […]
The month of May 2005 is a busy one for several events, rallies and conventions. There are several Star Trek rallies scheduled to be held throughout the month and a very important worldwide rally on May 26th to show support for the television program Star Trek: Enterprise. The fine people at Trek United are involved […]