Phase 2 News Archive

  • The annual June shoot for Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II will welcome the return of Star Trek alumni David Gerrold as director in 2010. Gerrold, known as the creator of the fuzzy little creatures even non-Trek fans recognize ("The Trouble With Tribbles"), has authored many books, including the "Star Wolf" series, and "The Martian Child", and "The War Against the Chtorr". Gerrold also wrote and directed the 2-part New Voyages: Phase II episode "Blood and Fire", whose release in 2008 and 2009 was met with both critical acclaim and spurred controversy for it's inclusion of a gay couple among the crew.

    June Shoot Features Return of David Gerrold

    The annual June shoot for Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II will welcome the return of Star Trek alumni David Gerrold as director in 2010. Gerrold, known as the creator of the fuzzy little creatures even non-Trek fans recognize ("The Trouble With Tribbles"), has authored many books, including the "Star Wolf" series, and "The Martian Child", and "The War Against the Chtorr". Gerrold also wrote and directed the 2-part New Voyages: Phase II episode "Blood and Fire", whose release in 2008 and 2009 was met with both critical acclaim and spurred controversy for it's inclusion of a gay couple among the crew.

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  • Cawley Entertainment Company is pleased to announce that Matthew Ewald has been cast as "Midshipman James T. Kirk" in its upcoming Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II episode "Origins". The story tells the early days of the beloved starship captain in the "Prime" universe and Senior Executive Producer James Cawley had no doubt Ewald was the only one for the part when he auditioned.

    Matthew Ewald to Star as Young James Kirk

    Cawley Entertainment Company is pleased to announce that Matthew Ewald has been cast as "Midshipman James T. Kirk" in its upcoming Star Trek New Voyages: Phase II episode "Origins". The story tells the early days of the beloved starship captain in the "Prime" universe and Senior Executive Producer James Cawley had no doubt Ewald was the only one for the part when he auditioned.

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  • Well known Star Trek designer and illustrator Andrew Probert will be contributing his creative efforts to the Star Trek: Phase II and Buck Rogers in the 25th Century production teams. Probert will be contributing a design for a Klingon Fighter craft for the upcoming Star Trek: Phase II episode "Kitumba." Versions of the K-Fighter can be seen

    Designer/Illustrator Andrew Probert Joins Cawley Efforts

    Well known Star Trek designer and illustrator Andrew Probert will be contributing his creative efforts to the Star Trek: Phase II and Buck Rogers in the 25th Century production teams. Probert will be contributing a design for a Klingon Fighter craft for the upcoming Star Trek: Phase II episode "Kitumba." Versions of the K-Fighter can be seen

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  • "Blood and Fire: Part One", will be released on December 20, 2008 as a holiday gift to fans. The fourth episode completed by...

    “Blood and Fire” Part One To be Released December 20, 2008

    "Blood and Fire: Part One", will be released on December 20, 2008 as a holiday gift to fans. The fourth episode completed by...

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  • Principal photography for "The Child", Star Trek: New Voyages/Phase II's seventh episode, took place October 5-18 at Retro Film Studios in upstate New York. Written by Jon Povill and Jaron Summers, and directed by Jon Povill...

    “The Child” Completes Principal Photography

    Principal photography for "The Child", Star Trek: New Voyages/Phase II's seventh episode, took place October 5-18 at Retro Film Studios in upstate New York. Written by Jon Povill and Jaron Summers, and directed by Jon Povill...

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  • Star Trek: Phase II offers a surprise for fans with the release of the opening teaser for "Blood and Fire: Part I". Available as a download in multiple formats, Senior Executive Producer James Cawley wanted to...

    Sneak Peak of Star Trek: Phase II “Blood and Fire” Teaser

    Star Trek: Phase II offers a surprise for fans with the release of the opening teaser for "Blood and Fire: Part I". Available as a download in multiple formats, Senior Executive Producer James Cawley wanted to...

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  • Star Trek: Phase II's sixth episode launched into production in June, with principle photography taking place from June 15-June 25th at Retro Film Studios in upstate New York. Veteran actress and Star Trek alumni Barbara Luna ("Marlena Moreau" of "Mirror, Mirror") joined the cast of "Enemy: Starfleet" as as a space terrorist that steals a starship and retro-engineers it to create a marauding fleet. "Luna" had this to say about her experience: "...

    Enemy: Starfleet Goes Into Production

    Star Trek: Phase II's sixth episode launched into production in June, with principle photography taking place from June 15-June 25th at Retro Film Studios in upstate New York. Veteran actress and Star Trek alumni Barbara Luna ("Marlena Moreau" of "Mirror, Mirror") joined the cast of "Enemy: Starfleet" as as a space terrorist that steals a starship and retro-engineers it to create a marauding fleet. "Luna" had this to say about her experience: "...

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  • Star Trek: Phase II welcomes Jon Povill as the director for the upcoming episode "The Child", slated to begin production in October 2008. An exciting addition to the production, Jon is a notable Star Trek alumni, having worked as Gene Roddenberry's assistant and the story editor for the Paramount planned "Phase II" series in the late 1970's. Jon co-wrote the series bible for "Phase II" with Gene Roddenberry, and penned the original script for "The Child" with Jaron Summers.

    Jon Povill Takes the Director’s Chair

    Star Trek: Phase II welcomes Jon Povill as the director for the upcoming episode "The Child", slated to begin production in October 2008. An exciting addition to the production, Jon is a notable Star Trek alumni, having worked as Gene Roddenberry's assistant and the story editor for the Paramount planned "Phase II" series in the late 1970's. Jon co-wrote the series bible for "Phase II" with Gene Roddenberry, and penned the original script for "The Child" with Jaron Summers.

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  • It was revealed today that Brian Q. Kelley has joined Star Trek: Phase II as the editor for it's episodes. An industry professional with 30 years of credits to his name, Brian has been editing "Blood and Fire" and has begun editing "Enemy: Starfleet".

    Star Trek: Phase II Editor Announced

    It was revealed today that Brian Q. Kelley has joined Star Trek: Phase II as the editor for it's episodes. An industry professional with 30 years of credits to his name, Brian has been editing "Blood and Fire" and has begun editing "Enemy: Starfleet".

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  • As previously reported, Star Trek alumni and fan favorite BarBara Luna will appear in the next episode of Star Trek: Phase II, scheduled to go before the lens this June at the Retro Films Studio in Upstate New York. Written by Trek author Dave Galanter, from a story developed by him and fellow Trek writer Greg Brodeur, "Enemy: Starfleet" was directed by Ben Tolpin. Guest star BarBara Luna is best known to Trek fans for her unforgettable role as Lt.

    Guest Cast Announced: BARBARA LUNA

    As previously reported, Star Trek alumni and fan favorite BarBara Luna will appear in the next episode of Star Trek: Phase II, scheduled to go before the lens this June at the Retro Films Studio in Upstate New York. Written by Trek author Dave Galanter, from a story developed by him and fellow Trek writer Greg Brodeur, "Enemy: Starfleet" was directed by Ben Tolpin. Guest star BarBara Luna is best known to Trek fans for her unforgettable role as Lt.

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