Gene Roddenberry


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

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Howard Anderson, Jr.

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Howard Anderson Jr. on working with Gene Roddenberry on Star Trek
01:23

Dick Askin

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Dick Askin on Earth: Final Conflict  and Andromeda 
03:41
Dick Askin on Earth: Final Conflict  and Andromeda
05:26
Dick Askin on Gene Roddenberry's legacy
02:17

Harve Bennett

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Harve Bennett on Gene Roddenberry's involvement in the Star Trek feature films
02:05

Rick Berman

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Rick Berman on how he came to produce Star Trek: The Next Generation
05:26
Rick Berman on his impressions of Gene Roddenberry and the series idea for Star Trek: The Next Generation
02:06
Rick Berman on casting Star Trek: The Next Generation
06:08
Rick Berman on the death of Gene Roddenberry
03:45

Robert Blackman

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Robert Blackman on working with Gene Roddenberry on Star Trek: The Next Generation
01:31

LeVar Burton

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LeVar Burton on being mentored by Gene Roddenberry
00:33
LeVar Burton on being a fan of Star Trek and Gene Roddenberry
00:42
LeVar Burton on the TV movie Emergency, produced by Bob Justman
04:50
LeVar Burton on meeting and working with Gene Roddenberry
03:24

Robert Butler

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Robert Butler on directing the original pilot of Star Trek
06:59

Leo Chaloukian

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Leo Chaloukian on doing sound for the Star Trek pilot and his relationship with show creator Gene Roddenberry
01:59

Alexander Courage

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Alexander Courage on how he was asked to write the theme music for Star Trek
02:58
Alexander Courage on the inspiration for the Star Trek theme and playing it for Gene Roddenberry
01:44
Alexander Courage on Gene Roddenberry's changes to the Star Trek main title
01:49
Alexander Courage on music for the second Star Trek pilot "Where No Man Has Gone Before" 
01:54
Alexander Courage on the deterioration of his relationship with Gene Roddenberry over royalities
03:40

Elinor Donahue

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Elinor Donahue on guest starring on the Star Trek episode "Metamorphosis" (airdate: November 10, 1967)
02:13

Norman Felton

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Norman Felton on executive producing The Lieutenant,  created by Gene Roddenberry
02:17
Norman Felton on working with Gene Roddenberry
00:14

Gerald Perry Finnerman

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Gerald Finnerman on being hired as cinematographer on Star Trek
06:32
Gerald Finnerman on working with Star Trek's Gene Roddenberry and Robert Justman
06:37

Dorothy Fontana

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Dorothy Fontana on becoming secretary for Del Reisman and Gene Roddenberry on The Lieutenant; and her early involvement in the Writers Guild
04:11
Dorothy Fontana on the original concept and vision of Star Trek, the pilot process, and the sale of the series to NBC
04:58
Dorothy Fontana on Star Trek's production schedule and how the series was initially picked up
03:15
Dorothy Fontana on Star Trek's initial production crew and on developing the look of the series and of the starship
03:36
Dorothy Fontana on her least-favorite episode of Star Trek; Klingons; on Gene Roddenberry's "Great Bird of the Galaxy" nickname
02:11
Dorothy Fontana on working on Star Trek: The Next Generation and Gene Roddenberry's legacy
06:18

Gerald Fried

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Gerald Fried on taking chances when composing for Star Trek
01:31

William Froug

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William Froug on a TV movie he did with Gene Roddenberry
00:57

George Clayton Johnson

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George Clayton Johnson on how he came to write for Star Trek
09:13
George Clayton Johnson on the early storylines and character ideas Star Trek
02:26
George Clayton Johnson on Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry; on Roddenberry rewriting his work
16:32
George Clayton Johnson on Gene Roddenberry's vision for Star Trek and how Roddenberry was inspired by the program Wagon Train
12:34
George Clayton Johnson on arguments he had over storyline with the producers of Star Trek
03:22

Robert Justman

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Robert Justman on Gene Roddenberry hiring DeForest Kelle
00:52
Robert Justman on meeting Gene Roddenberry
02:00
Associate producer Robert Justman on the development of Star Trek
15:26
Associate producer Robert Justman on the cast and casting of Star Trek
00:48
Robert Justman on working with Gene Rodenberry
02:21
Robert Justman on the development of Star Trek: The Next Generation; on the casting of Patrick Stewart as Captain Picard
11:49
Robert Justman on producing Planet Earth
01:10

Walter Koenig

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Walter Koenig on Gene Roddenberry leaving Star Trek
01:47

Bob May

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Bob May on working with Gene Roddenberry and Roddenberry wanting him for a role on Star Trek
01:47

Diana Muldaur

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Diana Muldaur on working on Star Trek
04:00
Diana Muldaur on working on Planet Earth
01:20
Diana Muldaur on joining the cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation
04:00

Nichelle Nichols

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Nichelle Nichols on the resistance Gene Rodenberry faced in casting her, a black actress, in Star Trek

Leonard Nimoy

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Leonard Nimoy on Star Trek creator/producer Gene Roddenberry's involvement during the show's run and vision for the series
01:37

Del Reisman

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Del Reisman on working on The Lieutenant and on producer Gene Roddenberry
07:45

Hank Rieger

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Hank Rieger on publicity for Star Trek and working with show creator Gene Roddenberry
01:14

Ralph Senensky

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Ralph Senensky on controversy over a prop when directing the "Is There No Truth in Beauty?" episode of Star Trek
02:14

William Shatner

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William Shatner on being cast by Gene Roddenberry as "Captain James T. Kirk" on Star Trek, and on his input into the character and the stories
04:08
William Shatner on filming a typical episode of Star Trek, and on Gene Roddenberry's role in the production of the series
02:15
William Shatner on the process of playing "Captain James T. Kirk" on Star Trek, and on producers Gene Roddenberry and Gene Coon guiding the show
04:06

Herbert F. Solow

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Herbert F. Solow on his initial meeting with Gene Roddenberry about Star Trek
02:47
Herbert F. Solow on Gene Roddenberry's influence in casting Majel Barrett in Star Trek
02:19
Herbert F. Solow on Roddenbery's work with the writers of Star Trek
01:18

George Takei

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George Takei on Gene Roddenberry and Star Trek's reflection of American society at the time
07:14
George Takei on meeting Gene Roddenberry when being cast on Star Trek
03:09
George Takei on Gene Roddenberry envisioning diversity as the strength of the Star Trek crew
01:47
George Takei on Gene Roddenberry's last appearance at the Star Trek 25th anniversary convention
01:55

Robert Vaughn

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Robert Vaughn on his starring role in The Lieutenant
05:05

Joseph M. Wilcots

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Joseph M. Wilcots on working with Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry
03:52

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