Captain Kirk To Visit Space City’s Comicpalooza.
Comicpalooza, Houston’s pop-culture convention, has announced that Captain Kirk, William Shatner, is coming to Space City. Shatner has been part of the big and small screen for 70-plus years but is best known as the starship U.S.S. Enterprise commander. The Star Trek series that pioneered the Sci-Fi genre spaned several films such as Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier and Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. Outside of Star Trek movies, Shatner also starred in films like Airplane II: The Sequel, Loaded Weapon 1, and Miss Congeniality. In addition, His television series resume includes shows like Hawaii Five-O, T.J. Hooker, 3rd Rock From the Sun, The Practice, and Boston Legal. Last month Shatner released a documentary that premiered at SXSW called You Can Call Me Bill. It is an intimate portrait of his personal journey over nine decades. You can meet William Shatner on May 27th at the George R. Brown Convention.