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Trek Untold Episode 47: Ian Lake, Tolor from “Star Trek: Discovery”

Ian Lake appeared in two episodes of the third season of “Star Trek: Discovery” as Tolor, an Orion who runs a salvage yard for his aunt Osyraa of the Emerald Chain. He appeared first in “Scavengers” and again in “The Sanctuary.”  Ian talks about the highly secretive audition process for DISCO, the makeup transformation process…

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Trek Untold Episode 43: Marc Okrand, creator of the Klingon & Vulcan Languages

Without today’s guest, the universe of Star Trek would sound very different. Marc Okrand is the man behind Klingon, Vulcan, Kelpien, and languages for other shows & films.  Before his time on Trek, Marc earned a Ph.D. in linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley, specializing in indigenous languages of the west coast of America, and…

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Trek Untold Episode 38: Jeff Russo, Composer of “Star Trek: Discovery” and “Star Trek: Picard”

Jeff Russo has gone from rock bands in NYC to composing scores for Hollywood, and Trek fans will know him best for creating the music for “Star Trek: Discovery” and “Star Trek: Picard.” Before he started scoring soundtracks, Jeff was part of the Grammy-nominated band TONIC, whose music you can hear in “Scream 2” and…

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Trek Untold Episode 32: Ben Robinson, Star Trek Book Author & Head of Hero Collector

If you collect anything from Star Trek, chances are you have at least one of those Hero Collector diecast starships somewhere in it. Today, we’re speaking with the man responsible for that line, Ben Robinson. Ben is the head of Hero Collector, a division of Eaglemoss, and has been the man behind their Star Trek,…

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Trek Untold Episode 27: Sheila McCarthy, Amesha from “Star Trek Discovery”

Sheila McCarthy is one of the best actresses you’ve likely never heard of – because most of her career has been in Canada! She’s had plenty of prominent roles in the US too, and in 2019 she appeared in the second season episode of “Star Trek Discovery” titled “New Eden” as Amesha the All-Mother. In…

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Trek Untold Episode 24: Conrad Coates, Admiral Terral on “Star Trek Discovery”

With a new season of “Star Trek Discovery” launching this week, it makes perfect sense for us to chat with a character actor from the series! Today, we have the prolific Conrad Coates, who you may recall as Admiral Terral, a Vulcan who appeared in four episodes during season 1. Conrad talks to us about the…

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Trek Untold Episode 20: Avaah Blackwell, Osnullus from “Star Trek Discovery”

It’s no easy task to put on prosthetics in the Star Trek universe, but Avaah Blackwell is one actress that is up for the task. She went from a model to actress and is now on the road to being a stunt performer. You would know Avaah from her role in “Star Trek: Discovery,” but…

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Trek Untold Episode 7: Julianne Grossman

There’s one character who is always in any episode of Star Trek, but always seems to be overlooked – the computer! In this episode of “Trek Untold,” we speak with Julianne Grossman, who is the voice of the ship on “Discovery”. Julianne tells us about how she got into voiceover work, how she was cast…

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Trek Untold Episode 3: Harry Judge

If you watched “Discovery,” you’ve seen this week’s guest a few times – you just didn’t know you were looking at him! Harry Judge has played multiple Tellarites in the first season of Disco under heavy prosthetics, including Admiral Gorch and Tevrin Krit. Our interview with him turned into a true master class of how…

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