Star Trek Actor Shatner Headed For Final Frontier

Actor William Shatner, left, with Blue Origin support flight crew member Sarah Knights at the company’s West Texas launch site.
Credit: Blue Origin
CAPE CANAVERAL—William Shatner, the Canadian actor whose portrayal of Capt. James T. Kirk in the 1966-69 television show Star Trek brought depictions of space exploration to millions of households, will get a real taste of space as a guest passenger aboard Blue Origin’s next New Shepard suborbital...

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