The latest Star Trek movie is warping into theaters now, and it’s shaping up to be a big hit.
Young Hollywood stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto and Zoe Saldana channel the characters of the original series with gusto.
There are, of course, other stars who trekked through the galaxy on the franchise’s various incarnations. That is what our list is all about. As Captain Jean Luc Picard would say: Engage!
Kim Cattrall: You know her from Sex in the City, but trekkies know her as secretive double agent Lt. Valeris in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.
Kirstie Alley: Before Weight Watchers and Dancing with the Stars, she played Lt. Saavik on Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan.
Andy Dick: This comedian had a one-time role as a holographic doctor on the series Star Trek Voyager.
Terri Hatcher: Best known for her role on Desperate Housewives, she played Lt. Robbinson, a transporter officer, on an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Wallace Shawn: His most famous role was that of Vizzini in the movie “The Princess Bride,” but he also played the Grand Negus of the Ferengi on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
Mick Fleetwood: The Fleetwood Mac drummer played a fish-like ambassador in Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Steven Hawking: This world renowned physicist and cosmologist played a holographic version of himself on Star Trek: The Next Generation
Seth MacFarlane: The creator of Family Guy made several appearances as a Starfleet officer on the TV series Enterprise.
Iggy Pop: This rocker played a strange-looking alien in an episode of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
Christian Slater: The hunky star had a role as an officer on Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.
Kelsey Grammer: He was on Cheers and Frasier, but he also played a future captain of the Enterprise in an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Kirsten Dunst: Before her multitude of movie roles, the then 11-year-old played an alien girl in an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Watch The List on ABC15 weekdays at 4:30 p.m.
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