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STAR TREK TRIVIA IX

81) Who replaced Dr. Crusher in the second season of Star Trek: The Next Generation?


Frustrated with the lack of character development for Dr. Crusher, Gates McFadden clashed with producers which led to her release after the first season. In Season 2, Dr. Crusher was replaced by Dr. Kate Pulaski, played by Diana Muldaur. However, producer Rick Berman personally phoned McFadden to convince her to return for Season 3.

82) What never appears on Enterprise schematics?


As a running gag, bathrooms never appear on Enterprise schematics. This joke is referenced in Star Trek: First Contact when Zefram Cochrane asks Geordi, "Don't you people from the 24th Century ever pee?"

83) Why did Worf's prosthetic forehead change in season 2 of Star Trek: The Next Generation

84) In "Mirror, Mirror", who tries to assassinate Captain Kirk?


Kirk is nearly assassinated by Chekov and his henchmen, one of whom betrays Chekov and saves Kirk's life. Later in the same episode, Sulu attempts to assassinate Kirk as well.

85) In "Mirror, Mirror", who does Captain Kirk find waiting in his bed?


After being transported to the alternate Enterprise, Kirk finds the beautiful Lieutenant Marlena Moreau, who refers to herself as the "Captain's Woman", stretched out on his bed.

86) In Klingon mythology, what monster guards the gates of Gre'thor?


Fek'lhr was a monstrous, feral Klingon who was believed to guard the gates of Gre'thor.

87) What unproduced Gene Roddenberry series eventually became Star Trek: The Motion Picture?


Star Trek: Phase II was an unproduced television series created by Gene Roddenberry as a sequel to Star Trek: The Original Series. It would have featured most of the original crew, minus Spock who would have been replaced with a full vulcan named Xon. However, Barry Diller, Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Pictures, decided the pilot, "In Thy Image", would work better as a feature film, and the series was eventually converted into Star Trek: The Motion Picture.

88) In "The City on the Edge of Forever", what organization does Edith Keeler run?


The 21st Street Mission was a homeless shelter organized and run by Edith Keeler around the time of the Great Depression. Kirk and Spock find jobs there while they search for Dr. McCoy.

89) What actor died a month before the release of Star Trek Beyond?


A month before the film's release, Anton Yelchin died in a freak car accident. During the ending credits, there is a dedication caption which reads: "For Anton".

90) Who complains of being "drafted" in Star Trek: The Motion Picture?


When Kirk orders Dr. McCoy's commission reactivated in Star Trek: The Motion Picture, a resentful McCoy complains of being "drafted".

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