James T. Kirk and Spock are arguably the most beloved and well-known characters in Star Trek. With the newest movies released, does one prefer William Shatner over Chris Pine or Leonard Nimoy over Zachary Quinto? What will happen if we reboot The Next Generation? As it stands now, Patrick Stewart and Brent Spiner are the names associated with Jean-Luc Picard and Data, respectively. But, who would play these characters now?
In this episode of Earl Grey, hosts Lee Hutchison, Richard Marquez, and Amy Nelson look at a recast of The Next Generation. We decide if our interpretation of a reboot series would be in the Prime or Kelvin timeline, or if this reboot takes place now versus the 1980's. Each host prepares and defends their choice of actors that would play the main characters of TNG.
00:00:39 - Introduction (00:00:39)
Prime or Kelvin Timeline (00:02:39)
Wesley Crusher (00:03:52)
Geordi LaForge (00:06:23)
Beverly Crusher (00:10:05)
William Riker (00:12:23)
Deanna Troi (00:27:15)
Jean-Luc Picard (00:30:57)
Full List Review (00:35:52)
Lee Hutchison, Richard Marquez, and Amy Nelson
Richard Marquez (Editor) Lee Hutchison (Producer) Amy Nelson (Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Michael E. Hueter (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Brandon-Shea Mutala (Patreon Manager)
The Power of Words in TNG. Each participant talk about their favorite uses of words, language, and communication on The Next Generation.
Undercover Missions in TNG. Each of the participants discuss various undercover missions in TNG.
TNG Episodes In The Alternate Realities Collective. Part 2 of a crossover with Standard Orbit on episodes with alternate realities - we discuss"Yesterday's Enterprise," "The Inner Light," "Frame of Mind," and "Parallels!"
The Villains of TNG. Each host lists their three favorite villains in The Next Generation.
Science in TNG, Part 3. Discussion on the science in TNG season 6.
Trek.fm Host Roundtable Discussion. We share our STLV roundtable discussion where we discuss our convention likes, dislikes and experiences!
Kurn. Each of the participants discuss the journey of Worf’s brother Kurn through his appearances in The Next Generation and Deep Space Nine.
Deleted Scenes, Part 2. Deleted scenes from The Next Generation season 3 episode "Evolution" are discussed.
Favorite Star Trek Memorabilia. The hosts talk about their three favorite pieces of Star Trek memorabilia.
The Lost Episodes, Part 8. Discussion on a never-produced season 1 episode of The Next Generation and a never-produced version of Generations.