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Old August 13 2013, 02:49 AM   #151
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Vincent Price would've made an awesome Klingon. If only...
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Old August 13 2013, 04:11 AM   #152
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For TNG fans, another episode had Andy Griffith witness a murder committed by Stanley (Kosinski from "Where No One Has Gone Before") Kamel.
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Old August 13 2013, 01:22 PM   #153
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No, no bikini in this one, as far as I recall (and I think I would).
Hm. Maybe that was It Takes a Thief. Off to IMDB!
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Old August 13 2013, 02:50 PM   #154
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Nope - Man From UNCLE, S3, ep 28 "The Five Daughters Affair":










Well THAT was refreshing!
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Old August 13 2013, 02:51 PM   #155
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Oh, and, also, Kim Darby was in that episode.

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Old August 13 2013, 02:51 PM   #156
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^Well, I do know this wasn't Ireland's final UNCLE appearance. She was married to David McCallum at the time, and thus made several guest appearances, though only the first two were as the same character.

EDIT: Oops, a couple of posts snuck in before me. Spoilers! I'm only up to early season 2 so far.
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Old August 13 2013, 05:09 PM   #157
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Bless you, Forbin
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Old August 13 2013, 09:20 PM   #158
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^Well, I do know this wasn't Ireland's final UNCLE appearance. She was married to David McCallum at the time, and thus made several guest appearances, though only the first two were as the same character.

EDIT: Oops, a couple of posts snuck in before me. Spoilers! I'm only up to early season 2 so far.
Ya got something to look forward to!
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Old August 14 2013, 12:47 AM   #159
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Vincent Price would've made an awesome Klingon. If only...
Also, a great Romulan. I think he would have been cast best as Koridian/Kodos personally.
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Old August 14 2013, 01:00 AM   #160
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I don't know... what was great about Price was that he could be menacing, debonair, and snidely funny all at once -- like Colicos as Kor, DeLancie as Q, or Robinson as Garak. There wasn't much room for humor in Kodos.
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Old August 14 2013, 01:07 AM   #161
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Vincent Price was 6'4". They would have had to put Shatner on a box.
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I don't know... what was great about Price was that he could be menacing, debonair, and snidely funny all at once -- like Colicos as Kor, DeLancie as Q, or Robinson as Garak. There wasn't much room for humor in Kodos.
Price would have found a way! Most of his films were B's, but his dedication to his work is what made them memorable.
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Old August 14 2013, 01:21 AM   #163
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Vincent Price was 6'4". They would have had to put Shatner on a box.
Michael Ansara was 6'3". Didn't pose a problem.
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Old August 14 2013, 01:34 AM   #164
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Dig this:

Vincent Price as:
1) Claudius Marcus
2) A Vian
3) Mr. Atoz
4) Lincoln
5) Col. Green
6) Lincoln and Col. Green (cool duality there)
7) Garth
8) Plasus
9) Flint
10) Korob
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Old August 14 2013, 03:44 AM   #165
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In one of those little cosmic coincidences, I was reading that new Trek book "These Are the Voyages" this afternoon, the chapter about "What Are Little Girls Made of?"

Then tonight we picked a random episode of "Naked City" to watch, and Michael Strong was the featured crook!
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