Eric Pesola

Eric W. Pesola is a Heavy contributor writing about the Star Trek Universe. He’s also written for,, Trek.Report, and many other Virginia-based publications.
  • RUMOR: Will Actress Gia Sandhu Play T’Pring — Spock’s Bride?

    According to IMDB, a new name was added to the roster of actors for the upcoming series “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.” She might cast as Spock’s bride.

  • FAN THEORY: How Would Picard Have Handled Khan?

  • A Guide to the Best Next Gen and Deep Space Nine Episodes Featuring Worf

  • Taking Apart the Spoiler-Filled ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ Teaser Trailer

  • All the Roles Played by Marc Alaimo — Including Gul Dukat

  • Shatner Up For ‘Guardians 3,’ While a Guardian Wants to be a Klingon

    He’s said that he’s done playing Kirk, but when asked if he was open to joining the cast of “Guardians of the Galaxy 3,” William Shatner reacted differently...

  • All Five Actors Who Have Portrayed Captain Pike of ‘Star Trek’

  • A Universe of Plot Possibilities from The Original Series for “Star Trek 4”

  • Deleted Scene from 2009’s ‘Star Trek’ Reveals Link to ‘The Undiscovered Country’

  • Top 7 Best New Star Trek Toys & Collectibles

  • All of the Mirror Universe Episodes on ‘Star Trek’ — So Far

    In this place, Spock has a goatee, Kira is a seductress, and Tukov is an armed revolutionary. It is Star Trek’s Mirror Universe. Let’s take a look...

  • Can You Beat Anson Mount’s ‘Star Trek: The Original Series’ Twitter Challenge?

  • The ‘Shut Up, Wesley’ Catchphrase: How Many Times Was It Actually Used?

  • What exactly will ‘Star Trek’ fans see on the newly remastered ‘Director’s Edition?’

  • Are Humans Actually Superior to Vulcans?

  • How ‘Star Trek’ and ‘Alien’ Have Influenced Each Other

  • The Canceled ‘Galaxy Quest’ Plot for ‘Deep Space Nine’

  • One of the Most Iconic Props in Trek History Sells at Auction

  • Is the Federation the Most Advanced Society in the 24th Century?

  • Is ‘Discovery’ really ‘Star Trek’ for girls?

    As anticipation grows for the new season of ”Discovery,” some fans wonder if the focus on female characters is what Gene Roddenberry would have wanted.

  • Will Brent Spiner Return as Soong or Android on ‘Star Trek: Picard?’

  • Website Selling Merchandise Thanking William Shatner for ‘the Memories’

  • Joanne Linville Known for ‘The Enterprise Incident,’ Dead at 93

  • How ‘Star Trek’ Told the Story of Fatherhood Unlike Any Other

  • Using 20th Century Technology to catch ‘The Founders’

    For Captain Benjamin Sisko, the Founders were the ultimate bad guy. Unlike the Borg, you never saw them coming or going. They might have been there all along.

  • Messing with a Masterpiece: Updating ‘Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan’

  • Easter Eggs and Secrets Revealed in the New ‘Picard’ Teaser Trailer

  • The Sharing of Stars for ‘Trek’ and ‘Galactica’

  • The World’s Richest ‘Star Trek’ Fan Is Going to Space

  • 10 Surprising Connections Between ‘Star Trek’ & ‘The Dark Knight’

    Batman and Star Trek are both massive franchises with huge fan bases. It turns out that over the years, many of the performers from one appear for the other.