Those who weren’t able to catch the newest Leonard Nimoy documentary last month will be able to soon.
Directors Julie Nimoy and David Knight announced that their film, Remembering Lenoard: His Live, Legacy and Battle with COPD will air on PBS stations across the country in November.
“This was a heartfelt biography of a beloved popular culture figure,” said American Public Television, the syndication company handling the broadcasts, in a statement. “We expect this will be well received by viewers as it offers a intimate look at Leonard Nimoy as a son, father, husband and a (later-in-life) social media activist.”
The film premiered in May on local PBS affiliates in Boston, Leonard Nimoy’s birthplace, performing well enough to garner a national push. In addition to airings later this year, the film will be shown at Star Trek Las Vegas later this year — August 2 through 6 — and will be broadcast in other venues, such as on planes, cruise ships and schools.
Julie Nimoy and David Knight discussed Remembering Leonard Nimoy in an exclusive interview with us.
Stay tuned to TrekNews.net for upcoming screenings and additional airings of Remembering Leonard Nimoy.
For more information on Remembering Leonard Nimoy, visit rememberingleonardfilm.com.
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Andrew Cardinale is from a Boston suburb where he works in IT. When he’s not doing something Star Trek related, he writes, follows local sports and listens to far too many podcasts.
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