Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage concert tour will travel to more than 100 cities in North America (US and Canada) in 2016. The tour will feature a live symphony orchestra performing music from Star Trek’s television show, movies, and video games. A 40-foot screen will be displayed during the tour, and it will play scenes from the Star Trek series. The concert is a joint venture between, and CineConcerts. “Star Trek has for many years been an important and meaningful part of our culture in so many ways. This exciting concert experience featuring the greatest music and visuals spanning five decades will be an extraordinary and memorable event,” CineConcerts co-founder Justin Freer said in a statement. Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage will begin in Florida in January, and it will wrap in April 2016.
The legendary Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr. Spock on Star Trek, died last month on the 27th. Nimoy revealed in 2014 that he had lung disease. “I quit smoking 30 years ago. Not soon enough. I have COPD. Grandpa says quit now,” Nimoy tweeted the warning to his faithful fans. The actor also tweeted, “LLAP,” which stands for Live Long and Prosper. The phrase was made famous on the Star Trek television series by Mr. Spock. Nimoy starred on Star Trek from 1966 through 1969, and earned an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. His acting career also included appearances on Dragnet, The West Point Story, Bonanza, Gunsmoke, The Twilight Zone, Perry Mason, The Outer Limits, Mission: Impossible, and countless other television shows.
The legendary actor has also appeared in a number of films including Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (also directed), Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (also wrote and directed), Star Trek V: The Final Frontier,and Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (also wrote). Nimoy appeared as Spock Prime in the updated versions of the Star Trek film series in 2009 and 2013. In 1987, Nimoy directed the film Three Men and a Baby starring Ted Danson, Steve Guttenberg, and Tom Selleck. The movie was a huge hit at the box office, and it grossed over $167 million dollars.
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