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William Shatner reflects on fallout with ‘Star Trek’ pal Leonard Nimoy, historic kiss with Nichelle Nichols

William Shatner reflects on fallout with ‘Star Trek’ pal Leonard Nimoy, historic kiss with Nichelle Nichols

William Shatner doesn’t know what happened between him and his beloved “Star Trek” co-star Leonard Nimoy. The actor, who famously played the pointy-eared half-human, half-Vulcan officer Mr. Spock in the ’60s sci-fi series, passed away in 2015 at age 83. His son, Adam Nimoy, announced that the star died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease …

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'Star Trek' icon Nichelle Nichols' ashes to launch into space, son Kyle calls Enterprise mission 'great honor'

‘Star Trek’ icon Nichelle Nichols’ ashes to launch into space, son Kyle calls Enterprise mission ‘great honor’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Nichelle Nichols will rest among the stars when her ashes are launched into deep space later this year on an Enterprise Flight with a few of her late “Star Trek” colleagues. Nichols, who was known for playing the iconic Lieutenant Nyota Uhura on all three seasons of …

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'Star Trek' legend Nichelle Nichols' ashes to be launched into deep space on a Vulcan rocket

‘Star Trek’ legend Nichelle Nichols’ ashes to be launched into deep space on a Vulcan rocket

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Late “Star Trek” actress Nichelle Nichols’ ashes will boldly go where few have gone before when they are launched into space aboard a historic Enterprise Flight later this year. Nichols, who was known for playing the iconic Lieutenant Nyota Uhura on all three seasons of the original …

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Nichelle Nichols, Lieutenant Uhura on 'Star Trek,' Dies at 89

Nichelle Nichols, Lieutenant Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 89

Nichelle Nichols, the actress revered by “Star Trek” fans for her role as Lieutenant Uhura, the communications officer on the starship USS Enterprise, died on Saturday in Silver City, NM She was 89. The cause was heart failure, said Sky Conway, a writer and a film producer who said he had been asked by Kyle …

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Nichelle Nichols, Original Uhura on 'Star Trek,' Dies at 89

Nichelle Nichols, Original Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 89

Nichelle Nichols, who became a role model for Black actresses playing the role of Lt. Nyota Uhura in Star Trek: The Original Series, died Saturday at the age of 89. Her son announced her death on Facebook Sunday. “Last night, my mother, Nichelle Nichols, succumbed to natural causes and passed away,” Kyle Johnson wrote on …

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Nichelle Nichols, Lt.  Uhura on 'Star Trek,' has died at 89

Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ has died at 89

Nichelle Nichols, who broke barriers for Black women in Hollywood as communications officer Lt. Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, has died at the age of 89. Her son Kyle Johnson said Nichols died Saturday in Silver City, New Mexico. “Last night, my mother, Nichelle Nichols, succumbed to natural causes and passed away. …

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