William Shatner

Arts, Culture & Media

William Shatner

It was forty-odd years ago that William Shatner played Captain Kirk on Star Trek. But it was the show's afterlife, in reruns during the seventies and on, that turned Shatner into a cult figure and a representative of America's love of science fiction.

Arts, Culture & Media

William Shatner

It was forty-odd years ago that William Shatner played Captain Kirk on Star Trek. But it was the show's afterlife, in reruns during the seventies and on, that turned Shatner into a cult figure and a representative of America's love of science fiction.