Tag: Gene Roddenberry

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Read the first draft of Gene Roddenberry’s Star Trek intro

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The familiar words “Space, the final frontier” are not the first ones Gene Roddenberry wrote.

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CBS Blocks Production of ‘Star Trek’ Fan Film

It was a geek’s dream come true: a lost Star Trek script by writer Norman Spinrad, who had written “The Doomsday Machine,” had recently resurfaced. And if that news weren’t exciting enough, it was going to be produced by a group of experienced fan filmmakers…and directed by Spinrad himself. But like so many of our Star Trek-based dreams, like the ones with our own teleporters, it looks as if this won’t become reality.

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