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An Interview with Picard Art Director Kit Stølen, Part II: The Sets of Picard

Art Director Kit Stølen supervised various sets for Star Trek: Picard, about which he says, “I did the little Wesley Crusher scene at the end of Season 2, all of

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An Interview with Picard Art Director Kit Stølen, Part I: Reflecting on Star Trek

Art Director Kit Stølen — a veteran of such shows as For All Mankind, The Orville, and Westworld — lended an artistic perspective to Star Trek: Picard. He was one

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Production Designer Dave Blass on Star Trek: Picard and Star Trek: Legacy

Dave Blass is highly enthusiastic about Star Trek. He worked as Production Designer on the second and third seasons of Star Trek: Picard, supervising the various design staff who teamed

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An Interview with Elizabeth Dennehy, Part III: Modern Trek

Having famously originated the role of Commander Shelby in The Next Generation’s “The Best of Both Worlds” two-parter, Elizabeth Dennehy returned to Star Trek over thirty years later — as

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An Interview with Picard Senior Concept Designer Sean Hargreaves

Concept Designer Sean Hargreaves worked on Star Trek Beyond and the second and third seasons of Star Trek: Picard. He notes, “I wasn’t there for the first season, came in

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David Mack on Star Trek: Picard

I recently enjoyed interviewing expert Star Trek consultant and author David Mack about Star Trek: Picard. Mack wasn’t involved in the TV series but has written a Picard novel due

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An Interview with Elizabeth Dennehy, Part II: The Aftermath of “The Best of Both Worlds”

Before production ended on the first part of the “Best of Both Worlds” two-parter, Jonathan Frakes tried to warn Elizabeth Dennehy about how it might be received. “He said to

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An Interview with Elizabeth Dennehy, Part I: Creating “The Best of Both Worlds”

An actress who has experienced the best of both worlds, Elizabeth Dennehy has found success both on screen and off. She originated the role of Shelby in one of the

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An Interview with Strange New Worlds Extra David Jones

Model-turned-extra David Jones appeared as a background actor in “Under the Cloak of War”, the eighth episode of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’ second season. What inspired this fledgling actor

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Derek Tyler Attico on Writing The Autobiography of Benjamin Sisko

Fans learned so much about Benjamin Sisko in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine but The Autobiography of Benjamin Sisko — the first novel by author Derek Tyler Attico — takes

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