By Empress Eve
Saturday, February 15th, 2014 at 4:53 pm
EPIX is having a Star Trek Fest this weekend, which will include the world television premiere of Star Trek Into Darkness, as well as select Star Trek films, documentaries, and commentaries.
Star Trek Fest on the EPIX television channel begins on Sunday, February 16, 2014 at 6AM EST with The Captains Close-Up: William Shatner: An EPIX Original Documentary, and continues for 24 hours with the first five Star Trek films (some of which will have encore presentations), the aforementioned Star Trek Into Darkness, and more Close-Up features and other EPIX original Star Trek content, like A Conversation With Leonard Nimoy. Throughout the marathon, there will be special segments with Star Trek actor George Takei.
See the full Star Trek Fest schedule here below, along with some video clips of Nimoy and Takei.
The entire Star Trek Fest programming line-up will also be available all month long on EPIX-On-Demand, EPIX.com, and all EPIX apps.
STAR TREK FEST Full Schedule – all times EASTERN
6:00 AM – The Captains Close-Up: William Shatner EPIX Original Documentary
6:45 AM –Trekkies
8:15 AM – The Captains Close-Up: Patrick Stewart EPIX Original Documentary
8:50 AM – Star Trek: The Motion Picture
11:05 AM – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
1:05 PM – Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
2:55 PM – William Shatner’s Get a Life! EPIX Original Documentary
4:00 PM –Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
5:50 PM – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
7:45 PM –A Conversation with Leonard Nimoy EPIX Special Presentation
8:00 PM –Star Trek Into Darkness World Television Premiere
10:15 PM – Star Trek III: The Search for Spock
12:05 AM – Star Trek Into Darkness
2:20 AM – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
4:20 AM – The Captains EPIX Original Documentary
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