star trek: the next generation

I Was Blessed By LeVar Burton

Remember when, a few months ago, LeVar Burton — best known as an actor for his roles in “Roots” and “Star Trek: The Next Generation” — launched a Kickstarter campaign

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 11, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Leave Tyrion Alone! Plus, 8 TV Character Deaths That Crushed Me

Warning: This post contains spoilers about the most recent episodes of “Game of Thrones.”

Uh oh, y’all. I’m worried. After last week’s gruesome conclusion to “Game of Thrones,” in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 6, 2014 - 9:00 am

“The Worf Of Starfleet” Gives Scorsese The Klingon Treatment

I was pretty entertained by Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street,” but the movie was too long and lacking in any real depth, if you ask me. Jordan Belfort (played by Leonardo DiCaprio)…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 6, 2014 - 11:40 am

7 Stupidly Nerdy Questions I Did Not Have The Courage To Ask When I Met Sir Patrick Stewart

Last night, Ami and I had the pleasure of going to see Sirs Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart in “No Man’s Land” on Broadway. The show was fantastic and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 10, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Stoned Patrick Stewart Teaches His Girlfriend How To Act

When I envision my ideal day, it involves a treehouse, Sir Patrick Stewart, marijuana and the vast acting knowledge held in the brilliant mind of the man who played Captain…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 28, 2013 - 11:00 am

“Star Trek” Nerd Alert: Why Does Commander Riker Sit Down Like This?

I realize that I’m appealing to a very niche segment of the Frisky readership with this vid, but indulge me. Some amazing YouTuber noticed that Commander William Riker (from “Star…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 8, 2013 - 1:20 pm

7 Shows I’m Deleting From My DVR And Why

TV is a big part of my life; I watch a lot of it, which means the invention of the DVR has been my saving grace. Over the years, I’ve…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 10, 2013 - 1:00 pm

10 Awesome Things That Happened At The “Star Trek: The Next Generation” 25th Anniversary Reunion

In 1987, “Star Trek” re-launched the franchise with a whole new series, “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” Not only did TNG show us the next generation of characters in the “Star Trek” saga, it…

The Mary Sue | February 21, 2013 - 2:50 pm

True Story: I Wrote “Star Trek: The Next Generation” Fanfic

Today is the 25th Anniversary of “Star Trek: The Next Generation”‘s debut on television, one of the most significant pop culture events in my life. Here’s why…

This…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 28, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Celebrity Crushes: Didn’t EVERYONE Have One?

Apparently not. Yesterday, Simcha and I were comparing notes on our first celebrity crushes — my first serious one was Wil Wheaton from Star Trek: The Next Generation (waving my…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 30, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Star Trek’s Wil Wheaton Ditched By The Suicide Girls

Have you ever had one of those experiences where you found out about something exciting and then discovered that it no longer exists all in the same day? I am…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 3, 2008 - 3:00 pm