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CLN – Ilya Sandra Perlingieri – What Did Gene Roddenberry Know? (After The Cabal’s End – Part 2) – 28 December 2012

enterprise_classic-150x150Star Trek  : “To seek out new life and new civilizations.” – Gene Roddenberry, 1966

Over the last 40 years, millions of people around the world have been fans of Star Trek. Created by Hollywood producer Gene Roddenberry (1921-1991), the initial series was televised for three years from 1966-1969. This spawned a whole series of other futurist Star Trek sci-fi shows: Deep Space 9, Star Trek the Next Generation, and countless films (now on DVD). The series has become a classic. Enthusiasm was so great that other TV programs and many Hollywood films were produced. This wasn’t the first sci-fi series [think of Buster Crabbe in “Flash Gordon”], but its cultural impact continues to be huge. Continue reading