Canadian William Shatner ready to travel to space on Blue Origin flight – National |

Actor William Shatner counted down Wednesday to his wildest role yet: riding a rocket into space, courtesy of “Star Trek” fan Jeff Bezos. Best known for his role as Captain Kirk, the 90-year-old Shatner joined three other passengers for the planned launch from West Texas. Bezos’ space travel company, Blue Origin, invited Shatner on the … Read more

Blue Origin Delays William Shatner’s Space Flight

Blue Origin announced Sunday it was delaying an upcoming flight set to carry actor William Shatner to space due to anticipated winds. Shatner, who played Captain James T. Kirk in the cult classic TV series Star Trek, is due to become the first member of the iconic show’s cast to journey to the final frontier as … Read more

William Shatner to travel to space on Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin rocket – National |

By Marcia Dunn The Associated Press Posted October 4, 2021 10:30 am Updated October 5, 2021 1:36 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Star Trek’s Captain Kirk is rocketing into space this month — boldly going where no other sci-fi actors have gone. Jeff Bezos‘ space … Read more