We are leaving Nichelle Nichols the interpreter of the original Nyota Uhura in Star Trek - VIDEO The great condolences of the fans for the loss of this great actress, interpreter of one of the most iconic characters of the franchise!
By Claudio Finazzi / 31 July 2022 It's a blow to the heart for all Star Trek fans! Last night one of the greatest actresses and actresses in the franchise passed away. We are talking about actress Nichelle Nichols who left us at the age of 89. She was one of the performers who made a big difference in the history of the series, even though the character she played, Starfleet flagship commander Nyota Uhura, was included as a "side dish" in the original Franchise series. Nichelle Nichols 1932 - 2022 Nichelle Nichols The news was spread through the actress's official social networks, including her internet site.
The news is given by her son, who wrote in a social "letter" as follows: Sunday 31 July 2022 Friends, fans, colleagues, the world I am sorry to inform you that a great light in the firmament no longer shines for us as it has for so many years. Last night, my mother, Nichelle Nichols, succumbed to natural causes and died. Her light, however, like the ancient galaxies now seen for the first time, will remain for us and future generations to enjoy, learn and inspire. Her life was lived well and as such a model for all of us. I, and the rest of our family, would appreciate your patience and tolerance as we experience the pain of losing her, until we are able to recover sufficiently to speak further.
Her services will be directed to family members and her closest friends and we ask that her and our privacy be respected. Long life and prosperity, Kyle Johnson Nichelle Nichols and Star Trek: As mentioned shortly before, the actress was immediately included in the cast of the original series. She also participated in all the first 6 films of the franchise, leaving "her communications console" officially with "Star Trek: The Undiscovered". Her story with the series was a bit troubled, especially during the production of the original series, so much so that the actress wanted to leave her role.
Her decision was then retracted thanks to her meeting with Martin Luther King, who encouraged her to stay, because her presence would have been an example for all the young African American people of the time. After the 6th film in the saga, Nichols went on to make public appearances through conventions, was always active in the social and greeted all the fans of her on her last farewell tour of 2021. Telegram Extra Trek - Star Trek All Series Channel We still want to remind her of her Communications Console, ready to get in touch with all the ships, which in the vastness of space, she will now be able to meet ...
"Captain, we receive a communication ..." The coverage of TG1 and TG5 dedicated to Nichelle Nichols Have a good trip Stella Libera Nichelle Nichols leaves us 1932 - 2022Nichelle Nichols 1932 - 2022 Call frequencies open! Keep following us to not miss the latest news from the world of Star Trek. Follow our YOUTUBE Extra Trek channel to not miss our live shows - Remember to activate the bell - or on our TWITCH.TV platform.
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