Artist Hugo Farmer’s oil-splattered statue of UK prime minister Boris Johnson. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP

Image of the week: Piece of work One version of Boris Johnson was spotted this week “relaxing with paintbrushes” in Marbella, where he is on holiday (...)

The four member Blue Origin crew (from right) Glen de Vries, Audrey Powers, William Shatner and Chris Boshuizen. Photograph: Blue Origin/AFP via Getty Images

Jeff Bezos’s space company Blue Origin is set to launch William Shatner, the actor known best for his role as Captain James T Kirk in the original Sta(...)

Star Trek: William Shatner as Captain James T Kirk in 1966. Photograph: CBS via Getty

On the morning of Tuesday, October 12th, William Shatner, best known for his role as the Star Trek franchise’s original Captain Kirk, will take a seat(...)

William Shatner at an event in California i 2016. The Star Trek actor is to fly to space next week as a guest of Jeff Bezos’s space travel company, Blue Origin. Photograph: Josh Edelson/AFP via Getty Images

Star Trek’s Captain Kirk is rocketing into space this month – boldly going where no other sci-fi actors have gone. Jeff Bezos’s space travel company,(...)

 William Shatner: ‘The press has spread this ridiculous rumour. I’m 55.’  Photograph: Christopher Polk/NBC/NBCUPhotoBank/Getty

I think I’m arriving good and early for my interview with William Shatner when I click on our video-chat link 10 minutes ahead of time. But Shatner ha(...)

Christopher Lloyd in Senior Moment

It seems appropriate for a man whose most famous role had him struggling with the nature of time that Christopher Lloyd arrives for our interview half(...)

Larry King interviewed a host of world leaders over a long career, including Russian president  Vladimir Putin. Photograph: Lorenzo Bevilaqua/CNN

Larry King, the broadcast interviewer whose non-confrontational style attracted celebrities and newsmakers as guests and made him the star of a top-r(...)

Patrick Stewart: the actor turns 800 today. Photograph: Mark Sommerfeld/New York Times

Horse rides in stockings, rehearsals in deep freezes, fights in string vests... On Patrick Stewart’s 80th birthday, friends from David Tennant to B(...)

Brian Dennehy: enjoyed a long and successful  acting career that spanned over 50 years on stage and screen. Photograph: Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times

Veteran actor Brian Dennehy, known for roles on stage and on screen, has died aged 81. “It is with heavy hearts we announce that our father, Brian pa(...)

We may have to reframe our mental picture of Captain James T Kirk. Thus far, we’ve imagined the human entrusted with carrying our exploratory hopes an(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • Next
  • Last »