Star Trek Sci-fi adventure Facebook Twitter Google Tumblr Pinterest Blogger Reddit VKontakt Print Email Benedict Cumberbatch’s waxwork sculptor reveals secret of getting the likeness just right Carousel Navigation 1 Related Benedict Cumberbatch's waxwork unveiled at Madame Tussauds Whether you're a fan of Sherlock, Star Trek, can't wait to see The Imitation Game or just fancy photobombing the A-lister, Cumberbatch's wax figure is now in residence in London What was on TV the days that Peter Capaldi, Benedict Cumberbatch and Ricky Gervais were born? What was everyone tuning in to as Jennifer Lawrence entered the world? Which show was the nation watching on the first day of Doctor Who star Karen Gillan's life? With BBC Genome we've been able to easily search the Radio Times archive and find out - and you can too... Star Trek 3 to shoot in South Korea Sci-fi director Roberto Orci is gearing up to film his next big budget movie, and the mayor of Seoul let slip that filming will take place in Seoul Brent Spiner: "There will be another Star Trek television series" Data from The Next Generation believes Star Trek is the American Doctor Who, destined to return to TV Sign me up Scotty! William Shatner keen on Star Trek 3 role The actor who played Captain James T Kirk in the original TV series says he's been approached about a cameo appearance Star Trek 3 to film ‘in next six months’ The sci-fi sequel is expected to be directed by Roberto Orci after the departure of J.J. Abrams Benedict Cumberbatch dances in Star Trek Into Darkness gag reel Plus Simon Pegg forgets his lines and Chris Pine breaks the set in this behind the scenes footage from J.J. Abrams's sci-fi set Selfie: Karen Gillan's new sitcom reviewed Former Doctor Who companion Karen Gillan turns her hand to comedy. We've watched the pilot. #ugh Ian McKellen fills in for Patrick Stewart to help director propose to Star Trek-obsessed partner When you can't get Captain Jean Picard, Gandalf will do... Simon Pegg: I want to go into space - and cuddle a baby chimpanzee Watch Hector and the Search for Happiness star Simon Pegg tell us why he is so happy, despite having a few things left in life that he would like to achieve Daleks invade Sesame Street Doctor Who, Star Wars, Star Trek and other nerd heroes appear at ‘Numeric Con’ Borg mini-fridge will assimilate your sandwiches Star Trek cooler has space for Seven of Nine to keep her six pack Why are there no gay people in Star Wars or Star Trek? asks former Doctor Who boss Russell T Davies Davies, who introduced the bisexual character Captain Jack to Doctor Who and Torchwood, says that gay people are still not properly represented in TV and film Star Trek 3: Roberto Orci replaces JJ Abrams as director The Star Wars director will be passing the baton on to his former producer when the rebooted franchise returns for a third instalment Star Trek 3 scribes to write Flash Gordon reboot JD Payne and Patrick McKay will work with Fox to repackage the pulp comic-strip hero for a new movie Tribeca Film Festival 2014: 8 big-name films to watch out for Tribeca is playing host to Hollywood as Courteney Cox makes her directorial debut and Robin Williams, Liam Neeson, Patrick Stewart and more show off their latest work Tom Hardy: I was "out of my depth" filming Star Trek: Nemesis The camera picks up when you're nervous the actor admits as he recounts his time on the set of the sci-fi hit Benedict Cumberbatch: “I’d hate to think anyone is sick of the sight of me” Sherlock star says he hopes his varied roles keep the public from thinking they’re seeing too much of him Drink like a Klingon with new Star Trek-inspired beer With Star Trek-themed ale Klingon Warnog, even you can live long and prosper with the help of a little liquid courage Benedict Cumberbatch or Tom Hiddleston - who does the best Alan Rickman impression? Sherlock's Cumberbatch and Thor star Hiddleston in the battle to end all battles... yes, it's a Rickman-off Best film and TV Halloween pumpkin carvings From Doctor Who to Star Wars these pumpkin carvers have elevated the Halloween tradition to an art form Steven Moffat: A Doctor Who Star Trek crossover? I’d do it in a shot! Will the TV franchises be following in the footsteps of the comic book crossover? Looks like the ball’s in Star Trek’s court... See Benedict Cumberbatch's face merged with the original Khan Cumberbatch gets a makeover as old and new Star Trek actors are merged together Fifty Shades of Plonk… author E L James launches two saucy wines Raunchy novelist says the Fifty Shades of Grey wine range is a “natural extension” of the trilogy Fantastic fan made films - from Doctor Who to Game of Thrones and Star Trek Emily Dixon collects some of the best fan made short films from around the web Ian McKellen marries Patrick Stewart The X Men and Vicious actor officiated at the wedding of his friend Stewart and his long term girlfriend Sunny Ozell Benedict Cumberbatch: I wouldn’t say no to Star Wars role The Sherlock and Star Trek actor admits he should probably ask JJ Abrams for a part in Episode VII "No truth" to Benedict Cumberbatch Star Wars: Episode VII rumour says spokesperson Representatives for the Sherlock star have denied there is anything behind the widespread rumour that he will reunite with his Star Trek director JJ Abrams Benedict Cumberbatch in numbers From Sherlock to Star Trek, Top Gear to audio books, immerse yourself in Cumberstats with his very own infographic Professor Stephen Hawking recalls his Star Trek cameo in clip from new documentary The world-renowned physicist looks back on the success of A Brief History of Time in this new footage from Hawking Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch: I’m not an overnight success Recent major roles in Sherlock and Star Trek may make it seem like the actor arrived overnight - but that's really not the case... Why Benedict Cumberbatch is a "sex god", according to body language experts The Sherlock and Star Trek star has been branded an unlikely pin-up. But is he in fact, like a fine wine, a taste you must acquire? A crush you’ll feel ever so smug for having? Body language experts Jo Hemmings and Judi James talk to RadioTimes.com Netflix US removes Star Trek III due to missing Vulcan and Klingon dialogue The online streaming service says it will solve the problem in a week. How hard can it be, right? Matt Smith: I would like a part in JJ Abrams' Star Trek… and Star Wars Outgoing Time Lord puts the message out to Abrams that he fancies a role in both of his films JJ Abrams plans to direct Star Trek 3 "next year," says Zachary Quinto The actor, known for playing Spock, claims that the third Star Trek film should start shooting in 2014 Star Trek's William Shatner in Twitter rant after Vulcan snub Actor leads a revolt after discovering that one of Pluto's moons wasn't going to be named after the fictional planet To boldly Merlot... Star Trek launches range of wine Yes, really - and meanwhile pop stars Hanson have brewed a beer called Mmmhops Don't read this unless you want to know what happens in the first 28 mins of Star Trek Into Darkness The opening half-hour of JJ Abrams' sequel sets the movie up perfectly, says Paul Jones - but if you want to avoid absolutely any spoilers, you won't read on... Benedict Cumberbatch is mesmerising in Star Trek Into Darkness preview The Sherlock star takes the movie to another level, says Paul Jones, following a screening of new material from the sci-fi blockbuster Star Trek’s William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy campaign to name Pluto’s moon Vulcan The satellite is likely to be named after the fictional planet (or the Roman God, depending on your point of view) thanks to Captain Kirk and Mr Spock Doctor Who: would Star Trek's William Shatner make a good Master? Matt Smith likes the idea, Steven Moffat thinks it could be confusing but what about you? Benedict Cumberbatch Star Trek character is "not clearly good or evil" Sherlock star reveals that he'll be playing a multi-dimensional role in Into Darkness Star Trek Into Darkness: plot details revealed Captain Kirk to lead a manhunt to a war-zone world in the sci-fi sequel 9 minutes of Star Trek before The Hobbit? Hollywood, you're really spoiling us Do we really need to know EVERYTHING about an upcoming movie before we pay to see it at the cinema, asks Tom Cole Happy Birthday Star Trek: the Next Generation We celebrate the 25th anniversary of Captain Picard and crew with a look back at their greatest moments. Resistance is futile! Chris Pine – "Benedict Cumberbatch brings smarts to Star Trek villain role” “He's not just a blood-dripping-from-the-fangs bad guy,” says the actor who plays Captain Kirk Star Trek 2 - first glimpse of a Klingon A blurry image of a Klingon appeared behind director JJ Abrams during a skit at the MTV Movie Awards - but was it part of the movie? Benedict Cumberbatch: "Star Trek was amazing... JJ Abrams is a god" The Sherlock actor described the sci-fi film as "one of the best four months of my life", but refused to be drawn on which role he's playing Star Trek 2: “It’s not Khan” says Simon Pegg - but does he mean Benedict Cumberbatch's role or the film itself? The Sherlock actor is not playing “just another disgruntled alien” says his co-star You Khan't be serious - Benedict Cumberbatch to play Khan in Star Trek 2? Unconfirmed rumours say the Sherlock star's arch villain in Star Trek is Khan - but do you think it's the role he should be playing?