Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Film

Star Trek’s Leonard Nimoy dies

The iconic actor died this morning it has been confirmed.

Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy, best-known for playing Spock in Star Trek, has died aged 83.

The actor was hospitalised earlier this week and his son confirmed his death this morning. Nimoy died of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Nimoy had a long and successful career and was best-known for playing Spock in the Star Trek series. He was part of the cast for the original 60s TV show and featured in all of the film spin-offs from it. Nimoy reprised his role as Spock in the 2009 Star Trek reboot and features in 2013 sequel Star Trek Into Darkness which was his last big screen role.

As well as acting, Nimoy was also a director and he helmed 1984’s Star Trek III: The Search for Spock and 1986’s Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.

Our thoughts go out to his family at this difficult time. Leonard will be sorely missed and will live on in the hearts of his fans.

Advertisement

You May Also Like

TV

Join us for a roundup of the years 1982 to 1984.

Film

Steve Martin and John Candy star in the 1987 John Hughes classic.

EF Country

Get to know Nashville's 'Next Big Thing' and his unique sound and style.



Copyright © 2022 Entertainment Focus

Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639)

Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. This has no effect on the price for you