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Old December 6 2012, 12:17 AM   #1
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Patrick Stewart - New Entertainment Weekly Interview

http://insidetv.ew.com/2012/12/04/pa...man/?hpt=hp_t2


Worth the read for his comments on Wil Wheaton alone.
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Old December 6 2012, 12:51 AM   #2
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Mott the barber wrote: View Post
http://insidetv.ew.com/2012/12/04/pa...man/?hpt=hp_t2


Worth the read for his comments on Wil Wheaton alone.
I haven't read it yet but something that struck me watching the Cast Reunion, Wil Weaton could pull off a new Riker in the Abrams-verse. It's not going to happen, but he does kind of look like a young Johnathon Frakes now.
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Old December 6 2012, 04:34 AM   #3
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. . .Wil Weaton could pull off a new Riker in the Abrams-verse. It's not going to happen. . .
Wil did the voices for all the off-camera Romulan extras on Nero's ship, so he sort of has his foot in the door. Maybe they'll choose him again for anonymous voices.
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Old December 10 2012, 03:48 PM   #4
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Re: Patrick Stewart - New Entertainment Weekly Interview

I enjoyed all of Wheaton's comments in the S2 extras. Seems like a really down to earth (no pun intended) guy and it's neat to hear the perspective from a younger kid on the set back in the day. He had some funny bloopers with Whoopi too.
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Good read. Thanks for putting that up here.
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Old December 10 2012, 07:06 PM   #6
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Fun interview! Am I the only one who feels old, knowing that Wil is 40?
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I haven't read it yet but something that struck me watching the Cast Reunion, Wil Weaton could pull off a new Riker in the Abrams-verse. It's not going to happen, but he does kind of look like a young Johnathon Frakes now.
I think he'd be too recognizable, especially to all us fans, as Wesley Crusher to ever cast him as Will Riker. Likewise, Wil Wheaton is now the age that Frakes was during TNG's season 6, so hardly a "young Jonathan Frakes." That's back when everyone started making fun of him for gaining weight.
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