Star Trek’s Original Cast: Where are they now?
You’ve watched them on CBS, the beloved characters of the USS Enterprise- the cast of Star Trek. But where did they end up after escaping the Final Frontier? Let’s explore the triumphs and adversities of the actors of this popular Science Fiction series.
First up: Captain Kirk – William Shatner
James T. Kirk, the bold yet passionate Captain of the USS Enterprise served Star Fleet in the 23rd Century. While disliked at first, he became a more prominent character as the series went on.
After his portrayal of Captain Kirk, William Shatner appeared in many films including T.j. Hooker, Miss Congeniality, and Loaded Weapon 1. He became the spokesman for the program “Know Your Body” by the American Health institute and his most recent award is the NASA Distinguished Public Service medal.
Shatner became good friends with Leonard Nimoy (Spock) during and after Star Trek. Let’s discuss Nimoy’s endeavors since then.
Next: “Spock” Leonard Nimoy