Archive for January 11th, 2002
Paramount has announced they will release a Season 1 DVD set of Star Trek: The Next Generation on March 26th, and then each subsequent season released every other month. The first set will consist of 7 DVDs with all 26 episodes with remixed Dolby 5.1 sound and 4 brand new documentaries. As soon as Amazon lists them, I’ll add them to the Sci Fi TV Store.
Well, the rumors are true – at least according to E! Online. Lucasfilm has confirmed that the members of boy band ‘N Sync will appear as Jedi Knights in a big battle scene in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones. No dialogue, not even credits – but at least we have something to look forward to – they get blown up.
Update 1/10: It appears fans have had their say. According to this article on SCI FI Wire, Joey Fatone said on a Florida radio show that Lucas has cut the cameo, “because people made a big deal about it.” Hear the interview at WFLZ 93.3FM’s web page.
Update 1/11: Now a Lucasfilm rep is saying no decision has been made…