William Shatner to headline this year’s Destination Star Trek Europe

William Shatner is set to headline this year’s Destination Star Trek Europe event.

The three-day celebration of Star Trek’s 50th anniversary will take place from October 7th to 9th at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham, England.

The event, under license by CBS Consumer Products, will offer fans the opportunity to meet cast and crew, explore interactive exhibits and learn about Star Trek’s impact on science, space and technology.

Shatner will headline the event and be joined by Christopher Lloyd, Walter Koenig, Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis, Alexander Siddig, Terry Farrell and Nicole de Boer.

Additional guests will be revealed in the coming months.

“For five decades, Star Trek has influenced the world around us through its voyages to the Final Frontier,” said event organiser, Mark Woollard.

“Destination Star Trek Europe will honour the series’ impact and celebrate its legions of fans that are inspired to boldly go where no one has gone before.”

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