RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 141,540
Posts: 5,513,198
Members: 25,142
Currently online: 461
Newest member: lergondo

TrekToday headlines

Two New Starships Collection Ships
By: T'Bonz on Dec 26

Captain Kirk’s Boldest Missions
By: T'Bonz on Dec 25

Trek Paper Clips
By: T'Bonz on Dec 24

Sargent Passes
By: T'Bonz on Dec 23

QMx Trek Insignia Badges
By: T'Bonz on Dec 23

And The New Director Of Star Trek 3 Is…
By: T'Bonz on Dec 23

TV Alert: Pine On Tonight Show
By: T'Bonz on Dec 22

Retro Review: The Emperor’s New Cloak
By: Michelle on Dec 20

Star Trek Opera
By: T'Bonz on Dec 19

New Abrams Project
By: T'Bonz on Dec 18


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Star Trek Movies > Star Trek Movies XI+

Star Trek Movies XI+ Discuss J.J. Abrams' rebooted Star Trek here.

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old May 16 2009, 10:58 PM   #1
Rķu rķu, chķu
Fleet Admiral
 
Rķu rķu, chķu's Avatar
 
Location: Mr. Laser Beam is in the visitor's bullpen
View Rķu rķu, chķu's Twitter Profile
Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I confess I don't remember hearing her at all. And I have good ears.

The Jellyfish computer voice was definitely not Majel. As for the Enterprise computer voice, when did we ever hear IT speak?

Also, IMDB says that Majel provides the offscreen voice of Christine Chapel. I do know that Chapel is in the film - we hear McCoy ask her for something, and yes he does say "Nurse Chapel", and she replies (but is not seen onscreen) "Yes, sir." Was that Majel?
__________________
"A hot dog at the ballpark is better than a steak at the Ritz." - Humphrey Bogart
Rķu rķu, chķu is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:16 PM   #2
ST-One
Vice Admiral
 
Location: Germany - with UHC since the early 1900s
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

Babaganoosh wrote: View Post
I confess I don't remember hearing her at all. And I have good ears.

The Jellyfish computer voice was definitely not Majel. As for the Enterprise computer voice, when did we ever hear IT speak?

Also, IMDB says that Majel provides the offscreen voice of Christine Chapel. I do know that Chapel is in the film - we hear McCoy ask her for something, and yes he does say "Nurse Chapel", and she replies (but is not seen onscreen) "Yes, sir." Was that Majel?
Well, I'm reasonably sure she gave her voice to the Jellyfish computer and the escape-pod computer.
ST-One is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:18 PM   #3
indranee
Vice Admiral
 
indranee's Avatar
 
Location: Warrrrrrrrrshington, DC
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I think she also said "Yes, Doctor", off-screen, to Dr McCoy in Sickbay when he called out to "Nurse Chapel".
indranee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:20 PM   #4
Love Actually
Admiral
 
Love Actually's Avatar
 
Location: Crusher Disciple
View Love Actually's Twitter Profile
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I'm ashamed to admit that I flat out forgot to listen for her voice.

But that's one thing I've decided to look out for during my 2nd viewing.
__________________
Marge: Homer- this is the worst thing you've ever done!
Homer: You say that so often it's lost all meaning!
AKA Crusher Disciple
Love Actually is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:21 PM   #5
indranee
Vice Admiral
 
indranee's Avatar
 
Location: Warrrrrrrrrshington, DC
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

don't worry, CD. I also started listening for her voice during my 2nd viewing. the first viewing was too much. I was trembling with all the excitement and just gobbled everything up in some kind of "whooooshing" sense. I wasn't capable of discerning anything specific.
indranee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:23 PM   #6
NCC-1701-B
Fleet Captain
 
NCC-1701-B's Avatar
 
Location: Liverpool
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

Yes, she was in it, with the Checkov Wictor Wictor scene.
Wasnt she commander chapel in star trek iv?
__________________
____________________________________________

Hellooo...
NCC-1701-B is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:24 PM   #7
Arlo
Fleet Captain
 
Arlo's Avatar
 
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I listened for it on the 2nd viewing, and it only *barely* sounded like her in one scene with Chekov. She really was quite ill at the time, so I'm not surprised her voice was "off" from being fully recognizable.
__________________
"Even with all its blemishes, Trek XI still teabags the bloated corpses that were Insurrection and Nemesis and managed to make Trek fun again." - Sheep
Arlo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:25 PM   #8
indranee
Vice Admiral
 
indranee's Avatar
 
Location: Warrrrrrrrrshington, DC
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

she was only in TVH in the trial scenes in Starfleet HQ, IIRC.
indranee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:25 PM   #9
Love Actually
Admiral
 
Love Actually's Avatar
 
Location: Crusher Disciple
View Love Actually's Twitter Profile
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

indranee wrote: View Post
don't worry, CD. I also started listening for her voice during my 2nd viewing. the first viewing was too much. I was trembling with all the excitement and just gobbled everything up in some kind of "whooooshing" sense. I wasn't capable of discerning anything specific.

Yeah, it was sensory overload for about 2 hours.
__________________
Marge: Homer- this is the worst thing you've ever done!
Homer: You say that so often it's lost all meaning!
AKA Crusher Disciple
Love Actually is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:32 PM   #10
Ugly Sweater
Trekker4747
 
Ugly Sweater's Avatar
 
Location: Kansas City
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I was finally able to listen for her on my third viewing.

She's definetly the voice of the Enterprise computer. The Jellyfish, I doubt she was as the voice didn't so as much like hers as it did on the Enterprise.
__________________
Just because it's futuristic doesn't mean it's practical.
Ugly Sweater is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 16 2009, 11:53 PM   #11
Squiggy Claus
Rampant Sexist
 
Squiggy Claus's Avatar
 
Location: Up Squiggy's Coal Chute.
View Squiggy Claus's Twitter Profile Send a message via ICQ to Squiggy Claus
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

The only scene I remember her being a part of was the Chekov scene where she said "Authorization not recognized" and "Access Granted". The Kelvin, escape pod and Jellyfish were not voiced by her.

Computer Voices in STXI
__________________
ENOUGH OF THIS TURGID BASH WANKERY!
Squiggy Claus is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 17 2009, 12:23 AM   #12
zakfa
Lieutenant Commander
 
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I thought when scotty was in the water pipe and Kirk opened it, the voice saying it was opened was her.
zakfa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 17 2009, 12:23 AM   #13
zakfa
Lieutenant Commander
 
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

I thought when scotty was in the water pipe and Kirk opened it, the voice saying it was opened was her.
zakfa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 17 2009, 12:51 AM   #14
Zeppster
Commodore
 
Zeppster's Avatar
 
Location: Oklahoma
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

she was in the scene when Kirk got to Delta Vega and asked where he was.
Zeppster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old May 17 2009, 12:53 AM   #15
Zeppster
Commodore
 
Zeppster's Avatar
 
Location: Oklahoma
Re: Was Majel ever in ST XI? (spoilers)

She was definitely in the jellyfish scene, only one computer voice is listed in the credits
Zeppster is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
majel barrett-roddenberry

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:20 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.