My brief encounter with Carroll Spinney, the actor who played Big Bird, came at a time I needed it the most.
Leonard Nimoy, Star Trek's original Spock, helped me connect with my father, my emotions, and my hometown.
The stars of Super Megafest 2011 were Sir Patrick Stewart (Star Trek's Captain Picard) and Sean Astin (Lord of the Ring's Samwise Gamgee hobbit).
Super Megafest 2010 in Framingham, Mass., introduced me to Christopher Lloyd and Marina Sirtis, though organizers made it expensive and difficult to do so.
William Shatner, best known as Star Trek's Captain Kirk, reboots his music career with the album Seeking Major Tom, featuring Bohemian Rhapsody.
Actor Pete Postlethwaite died January 2, 2011, at the age of 64 from cancer. You may not know the name, but you'll know his face.
Leslie Nielsen, comedic star of Police Squad, Naked Gun, and Airplane!, died Sunday at the age of 84.
Once upon a Halloween dreary, John De Lancie read Edgar Allen Poe's famous poem of Lenore.