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  STARTREK.COM : Biography
Next, Shatner landed the starring role in the two-year Broadway run of "The Secret Life of Suzie Wong." This was followed by "A Shot in the Dark" with Julie Harris and then "L'Idiote," all on Broadway.
Shatner, along with his Star Trek co-star Leonard Nimoy, can also be seen and heard promoting Priceline.com on both television and radio.
William Shatner not only keeps busy with his yearly charity horse show, his TV shows, movie appearances and book writing, but also his convention appearances alongside Nimoy.
www.startrek.com /startrek/view/series/TOS/cast/111517.html   (770 words)

  
  The Star Trek Explorer --- William Shatner Biography
Shatner made a name for himself on American television, appearing on a myriad of shows.
In 1996, the transition was made with Generations, a film that Shatner starred in and in which he laid his beloved character of James T. Kirk to rest.
Shatner has become a successful novelist, and has developed his own franchise of sci/fi fiction.
www.pathcom.com /~boby/shatner.htm   (887 words)

  
  William Shatner - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, singer-songwriter and musical performer who gained fame for his starring role as Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969 and in seven of the subsequent movies.
Shatner was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to Joseph Shatner and Anna Garmaise, both of whom were the children of Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe;[1] the family name was originally "Schattner".
Shatner is notable for having participated in the first televised interracial kiss, with Nichelle Nichols, in the 1968 episode "Plato's Stepchildren".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/William_Shatner   (3425 words)

  
 William Shatner's musical career - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Shatner used the album to compare contemporary pop songs of the period to the works of William Shakespeare by providing dramatic readings of Shakespeare interspersed with dramatic readings of the lyrics of songs such as "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" and "Mr.
Shatner defends his "stylings", refusing to acknowledge it as an experiment that went wrong, and insisting instead that it was an acting performance from the perspective of an LSD user - the song has often been abbreviated to LSD.
Shatner's spoken-word style was also parodied on "The Simpsons", with the radio in one episode playing a spoken-word version of Homer's Christmas carol, 'Everybody hates Ned Flanders'.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/William_Shatner's_musical_career   (1083 words)

  
 William Shatner - Uncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Shatner, is, worshipped as a, God by, a religious sect known as, "Trekkies", who, take vows of, chastity, and, poverty,living without, sex, and without, bathing, in their, parents, basements, to prove, their undying, devotion, to their, God.
William Shatner Syndrome, is more, commonly, known as, The Shatner Pause, targets, the, vocal chords, and, prevents them, from, vibrating; thus, making, you, have, to, pause awkwardly, between every, few words.
Shatner, received, 7, awards, at, the, Country, Music, Awards, and, was, knighted, by, the, Queen of England, in, 1815, for, the, masterpiece.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/William_Shatner   (1128 words)

  
 William Shatner - Memory Alpha   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
William Shatner is a Canadian actor famous for portraying Captain James Tiberius Kirk of the starship Enterprise in all 79 aired episodes of Star Trek: The Original Series, 21 of the 22 episodes of Star Trek: The Animated Series, and the first seven Star Trek movies.
Shatner was born on March 22, 1931 in Montreal, Canada.
Shatner subsequently married actress Marcy Lafferty in 1973.
www.memory-alpha.org /en/index.php/William_Shatner   (2580 words)

  
 William Shatner in Springdale, Arkansas
As the set was shaking, Shatner planned to grab onto a banister in front of him, but as he grabbed it, it came off and Shatner fell.
Shatner says at times his shirts were made to rip and often had basted-on sleeves.
Shatner would like to write a book that shows Kirk making such a decision and being affected by it for the rest of his life.
www.geocities.com /Hollywood/5347/shatner.htm   (755 words)

  
 william shatner knows esperanto
kia wants to seduce a man whose soul is as pure as the driven snow and she happens to find him living in the middle of the woods in the shape of william shatner.
if there's one thing that this movie manages to accomplish is that even in the pre-star trek days, it was william shatner who carried the show.
william shatner gives a great shakespearean esperanto performance and the cinematography is classic star trek despite the fact that it predates the sci-fi love boat by four years.
www.filmfatale.org /wpm/incubus.html   (476 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Has Been: Music: William Shatner
Shatner mixes a healthy amount of self-awareness with a just a dollop of self-mockery and then combines it all with plenty of raw vulnerability to create an effect that is surprisingly touching, highly entertaining, and unlike any music you've ever heard.
William Shatner was recently caught on tape by paparazzi responding to reports that some people hadn’t yet heard his new album.
Shatner still can't sing, but has now written material that largely allows him to get by with his sing-speaking technique that is more akin to a dramatic recital set to music than a real song.
www.amazon.com /Has-Been-William-Shatner/dp/B0002RUPH4   (1482 words)

  
 ABC.com: Boston Legal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
William Shatner has cultivated a career that has spanned 50 years as a professional actor, director, producer, screenwriter and author.
In 1966 Shatner originated the role of Captain James T. Kirk in the television series Star Trek, which rocketed into fame only after the show was cancelled and re-launched in syndication.
Shatner continues to act, write, produce and direct while still managing to find time to work with charities and further his passion in the equestrian sports.
abc.go.com /primetime/bostonlegal/bios/william_shatner.html   (790 words)

  
 William Shatner - Northern Stars
William's love of science fiction and writing led him to pen Tek Wars, a novel about futuristic life that was adapted into a series of television movies throughout 1994.
Not content with his role as actor, Shatner is also CEO of Core Digital Effects, a Toronto based effects studio that does work for various films including fellow Canadian Anna Pacquin's Fly Away Home.
William Shatner's career has spanned more than 50 years as a professional actor, director, producer, screenwriter and author.
www.northernstars.ca /actorsstu/shatnerbio.html   (906 words)

  
 WilliamShatner.com :: The Official Shatner Website (News)
William Shatner and James Spader are fresh from their second consecutive Emmy wins, the show has a strong new lead-in, and ABC has given the program an unprecedented 27-episode commitment.
William Shatner founded the show in 1990 and has guided the showand#39;s evolution over the years to include Kids Day activities for over 1,000 children in the community representing a number of local charities, an arena show, silent auction, and a dinner party and dance featuring musical artist Ben Folds.
William Shatner loves a good practical joke and anyone who has seen the Star Trek blooper reels is aware that he has a good sense of humor.
www.williamshatner.com /modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=index&catid=&topic=5   (1234 words)

  
 William Shatner Books
He believed he was in telepathic contact with an alien intelligence and was being groomed as one of earth's Chosen Ones to guide the planet into the galactic community.
Shatner's handling of his encounter lays bare the psychological changes that all paranormal experiencers go through.
William Shatner is one of the most readily-recognized people in the world.
www.alchemylab.com /shatner.htm   (439 words)

  
 William Shatner Albums & Lyrics @ SongLyricsLibrary.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Shatner made a name for himself on American television, appearing on a myriad of shows.
In 1996, the transition was made with Generations, a film that Shatner starred in and in which he laid his beloved character of James T. Kirk to rest.
He also developed a television series based on the books for Canadian T.V. The future for William Shatner likely does not hold many feature films in it, however Shatner continues to be a force in North American television.
williamshatner.songlyricslibrary.com   (896 words)

  
 William Shatner - Photos, Bio and News for William Shatner | TVGuide.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
With a slew of wives and decades of adventures under his ever-widening belt, Shatner really isn't that different from his legendary TV alter ego, Captain James Tiberius Kirk on the original Star Trek.
William Shatner is reportedly flipping his wig over Leonard Nimoy apparently being offered a cameo in J.J. Abrams ' planned Star Trek feature film (a prequel to...
William Shatner Biography, Filmography, Trivia, Photos and More on Series-80.net
www.tvguide.com /celebrities/william-shatner/179280   (490 words)

  
 William Shatner
Next, Shatner landed the starring role in the two-year Broadway run of "The Secret Life of Suzie Wong." This was followed by "A Shot in the Dark" with Julie Harris and then "L'Idiote," all on Broadway.
In 1970 Shatner played the brilliant prosecutor in "The Andersonville Trial," which was a fine film and garnered him good reviews.
Shatner can also be seen and heard promoting Priceline.com on both television and radio.
www.starfleetlibrary.com /bios/william_shatner.htm   (624 words)

  
 CBC Arts: Film fest celebrates William Shatner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
"Shatner surely is not obscure, but I think that some of his lesser-known stuff from the '60s and '70s is," says Skot Deeming, the festival's organizer.
Deeming picked The Intruder, in which Shatner plays a white supremacist who incites a race riot in a small town, because it is "one of the few things he's been attached to that has a lot of critical acclaim." Roger Corman directed the film.
In it, Shatner plays a veterinarian who discovers a colony of tarantulas who take over a small town by operating with a hive mind.
www.cbc.ca /story/arts/national/2004/10/14/Arts/shatner041014.html   (726 words)

  
 fUSION Anomaly. William Shatner
William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor and writer who was born in Montreal, Quebec.
Shatner is most famous for his starring role as Captain James T. Kirk of the Starship Enterprise in the television show Star Trek from 1966 to 1969.
George Clooney chose William Shatner's "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds" as one of his Desert Island Discs as an incentive to leave the island.
fusionanomaly.net /williamshatner.html   (1427 words)

  
 William Shatner: Captain of the Starship
Half of it consists of Shatner answering questions from the audience (where was the bathroom on the Enterprise?) and recalling inane stories from his career.
Notice how Shatner is the captain of the "Starship", not the "Enterprise", and how his shirt, while similar to the one he wore on TV, lacks the official Star Trek insignia.
William Shatner, as Captain Kirk, was the bold American who led us mentally into space.
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 USATODAY.com - At 73, Shatner's at 'full gallop'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The stories — Shatner calls the spoken-word CD a legacy for his family — range from amusing to searing, with a recounting of the 1999 drowning death of Shatner's third wife, Nerine.
As Shatner puts his quarter horses through their precision paces at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center, a rustic setting minutes from downtown, the colloquialism "back in the saddle" comes to mind regarding the recent surge in his career.
In Shatner, Kelley found what he was looking for: an acting icon to play a legal icon, an older actor who still exuded vigor.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2004-11-17-shatner-main_x.htm   (1584 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - William Shatner sells kidney stone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Actor William Shatner has sold his kidney stone for $25,000, with the money going to a housing charity, it was announced Tuesday.
Shatner, who played Kirk on the original Star Trek TV show and won the Emmy for his role on Boston Legal, passed the stone last fall.
With the money for the stone, Shatner said there is about enough funding to build half a house.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2006-01-17-shatner_x.htm   (377 words)

  
 CNN.com - Review: William Shatner, techno-idiot - Nov. 20, 2002
Shatner and science writer Chip Walter plunged into the techno-maelstrom raging in places like Silicon Valley and MIT to see where the leading edge of technology is.
By turns playful and crotchety, Shatner proves to be an engaging host for the journey.
Shatner is occasionally preachy, often humorous and always inquisitive.
www.cnn.com /2002/SHOWBIZ/books/11/19/review.shatner.tech/index.html   (462 words)

  
 William Shatner
With Shatner's overacting, bad toupee, and his trademark delivery of lines with lengthy dramatic pauses, his performance as Kirk has been parodied endlessly, often by Shatner himself.
Shatner has also directed episodes of T.J. Hooker, the 1990s Kung Fu, in addition to a horrendous science fiction movie called Groom Lake, starring Shatner and Dick Van Patten.
He owns a horse-breeding facility in Kentucky, and was sued by ex-wife Marcy Shatner when she alleged she received frozen horse semen for breeding purposes, when their divorce agreement spelled out that the horse semen was to be "fresh cooled".
www.nndb.com /people/632/000022566   (434 words)

  
 William Shatner News
The actors' critter characters, along with Steve Carell, Wanda Sykes and William Shatner, hit theaters in "Over the Hedge" on Friday.
Back in the 80s when "Saturday Night Live" didn't suck out loud, William Shatner did a famous skit where he told off "Star Trek" fans for spending so much time on the show.
William Shatner with Ozzie, the possum he gives voice to in 'Over the Hedge'.
www.topix.net /who/william-shatner   (613 words)

  
 Wikimusic - William Shatner - Has Been
Das Lied läuft vor sich dahin, Shatner erzählt seine Geschichte und wird dabei niemals langweilig.
Ein Klavier, eine unglaublich schöne und bewegendeVater-Sohn-Geschichte von Shatner glaubhaft vorgetragen und ein Chorus den Folds und Aimee Mann noch gerade vor der Verschnulzung retten.
Und dann lese ich ich das der Kanadier William Shatner bereits 73 Jahre alt ist!
www.wikimusic.de /music100-william-shatner-has-been.html   (695 words)

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