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From the Mid-West to the Final Frontier

We had not yet met William Campbell when he was the spoiled-child alien, Trelane, in “The Squire of Gothos.” We got to know him later when he played Koloth in “The Trouble with Tribbles.” Thoug...

August 23, 2014

Bjo & John Trimble Remember Original Series Makeup Maestro Fred Phillips

Fred Beauregard Phillips (1908 – 1993) was born in Raleigh, North Carolina, and grew up to become a makeup artist in Hollywood in the mid-1930s. Though credited throughout his later film and TV makeup career, wh...

September 15, 2013

Bjo & John Trimble Share Nichelle Nichols Anecdotes

Bjo and John Trimble, the super-fans who helped save Star Trek: The Original Series from cancellation, share memories and anecdotes about their friend, Trek legend Nichelle Nichols.   Nichelle Nichols is a genu...

June 05, 2013

Bjo & John Trimble Share DeForest Kelley Anecdotes

Bjo and John Trimble, the super-fans who helped save Star Trek: The Original Series from cancellation, share memories and anecdotes about their friend, Trek legend DeForest Kelley. Bjo Trimble, George Takei, DeFore...

April 04, 2013

Guest Blog: Bjo & John Trimble Say "Shatner's The Man"

William Shatner is a misunderstood man. As an actor, he has many facets, some of which do not endear him to fans, but he has another side that many fans never see. They may even know about that side, but they have not...

January 20, 2013

Guest Blog: Bjo & John Trimble #1

We were asked in a recent interview – as we often are -- what kept Star Trek so popular for so many years. This ongoing question never seems to be answered to anyone’s satisfaction, but everyone keeps aski...

January 23, 2012