I don’t always wear a Red Shirt on Star Trek. But when I do, I survive the whole episode.
Seriously, Jonathan Goldsmith (The Most Interesting Man in the World) played an unnamed crewman in the episode “The Corbomite Maneuver.”
• I wish she’d explained what she meant by this: “Part of her role, she says, is mentoring the next generation of young women who’ve set their sights on working in the movies — helping them to set realistic expectations in an industry built on bringing fantasies to life.
“That way, they ‘don’t waste a lot of time on … dreaming about doing something that is not realistic or doesn’t exist,’ said Langley, adding that she directs them ‘toward some of the real opportunities that are actually there in the business.'”
• Depressing: “Cinema critic Kadhim Murshid added that it was ‘illogical to organise a film festival in a country whose capital does not have a single functioning cinema,’ alluding to the lack of movie theatres in Baghdad.” Baghdad film festival fails to meet basic standards
• Russell T. Davies has crossed Doctor Who with Harry Potter! Mad science, or magic? Wizards vs. Aliens
A taste of Wizards vs Aliens (though this has bits from a new werewolf show mixed in, too):