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Your weekly deep-dive into the archives of Roddenberry Entertainment, from the personal files of Gene Roddenberry. Each week, “Dr. Trek” himself, Larry Nemecek, and his guest host will take a behind-the-scenes look at documents that haven’t been viewed in decades—many being revealed publicly for the very first time!

The Trek Files: A Roddenberry Star Trek Podcast Trek.fm

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    • 3.7 • 3 Ratings

Your weekly deep-dive into the archives of Roddenberry Entertainment, from the personal files of Gene Roddenberry. Each week, “Dr. Trek” himself, Larry Nemecek, and his guest host will take a behind-the-scenes look at documents that haven’t been viewed in decades—many being revealed publicly for the very first time!

    Thank you notes from Majel Barret Roddenberry - 1991

    Thank you notes from Majel Barret Roddenberry - 1991

    Rod Roddenberry returns to The Trek Files to discuss his parents' legacies and Star Trek's vision of the future.

    • 22 min
    Star Trek opening narration - August 2, 1966

    Star Trek opening narration - August 2, 1966

    Go behind the scenes of the day one of the most famous opening narrations in TV history was crafted.

    • 18 min
    Gene Roddenberry confidential letter to Eddie Milkis - 1986

    Gene Roddenberry confidential letter to Eddie Milkis - 1986

    Early roots of Star Trek: The Next Generation. Gene Roddenberry calls in an old friend from the original series to bounce around some idea for the new show. Some will stick, some will not.

    • 19 min
    Dorothy Fontana letter to Don Page - April 1973

    Dorothy Fontana letter to Don Page - April 1973

    Star Trek was soon to make the jump from prime-time drama to Saturday morning "kiddie show" by the estimation of LA Times TV critic Don Page. Quick to set him straight was Dorothy Fontana with a letter that spelled out Star Trek's storytelling imperative, regardless of the filmed form it may take.

    See the documents: http://facebook.com/thetrekfiles

    • 19 min
    The Gamesters of Triskelion production report - 1967

    The Gamesters of Triskelion production report - 1967

    Author John Flynn joins The Trek Files to discuss further details about Angelique Pettyjohn's life. From her time on Star Trek and interactions with the fans to a stunning revelation about her relationship with Elvis Presley - Angelique's portrayal of Shana was only part of a fascinating life.

    See the documents: http://facebook.com/thetrekfiles

    • 23 min
    The Gamesters of Pentathlon - August 1, 1967

    The Gamesters of Pentathlon - August 1, 1967

    Angelique Pettyjohn guest-starred in The Gamesters of Triskelion and immediately became an iconic part of Star Trek. This week, we welcome John Flynn who has written a new autobiography on Angelique to share stories about her getting the role, her time on set and encounter with Captain Kirk.

    See the documents: http://facebook.com/thetrekfiles

    • 21 min

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