William Shatner OC born March 22, is a Canadian actor, author, producer, director, screenwriter, and singer. In his seven decades of acting, he became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain James T. Shatner has also co-written several novels set in the Star Trek universe, and a series of science fiction novels called TekWar , that were adapted for television. Shatner also played the eponymous veteran police sergeant in T. Shatner also featured in two episodes of the television detective series Columbo almost two decades apart. From until , he starred as attorney Denny Crane both in the final season of the legal drama The Practice and in its spinoff series Boston Legal , a role that earned him two Emmy Awards.
Real Captain James Kirk commands a US Navy destroyer
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Pine's mother, Gwynne Gilford, and sister, Katie, also enjoyed minor acting careers. Pine often spent time on Hollywood sets while growing up, though he was mainly interested in sports throughout his youth. He decided to go into the family business while attending the University of California, Berkeley, where he took acting classes before graduating with a degree in English literature. With his boyish good looks and striking blue eyes, it was only a matter of time before he was tapped for the lead in a romantic comedy; sure enough, he made his feature-film debut in , starring opposite Anne Hathaway in The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement. Pine returned to the genre two years later, this time co-starring with Lindsay Lohan in Just My Luck. He was later given the opportunity to branch out as a villainous neo-Nazi in the ensemble crime flick Smoking Aces Adams-directed reboot of the famed Star Trek franchise.
The ship's unusual chiseled design is meant to hide it from radar, but it also gives it a sleek, sci-fi look that would fit well into the Star Trek universe. According to the Associated Press , Admiral Harry Harris likens the high-tech destroyer to a warship worthy of Batman. It originally left dry dock in for testing. Star Trek's Captain Kirk was will be? The real Kirk hails from Bethesda, Maryland.
Being a captain can't be easy. You have hundreds of people counting on you to make the right decisions that will keep them alive. Being the captain of the U.