The Practical Joker

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After passing through a strange cloud in space, the ship’s computer gains an artificial intelligence that’s relentlessly bent on performing practical jokes on the crew…

The Trekzone Review

What a great opening, probably one of the best of the series… didn’t give you a chance to think about what’s happening, and I suppose we had to give the ship computer some character development!

By the way, those landscapes in the holodeck, err… recreation room, were amazing. A lost art in these days of CGI.

Cast and Crew


William Shatner as James T. Kirk

Leonard Nimoy as Spock

DeForest Kelley as Leonard McCoy

James Doohan as Montgomery Scott

George Takei as Hikaru Sulu

Nichelle Nichols as Nyota Uhura

Majel Barrett as Christine Chapel

Story By

Chuck Menville

Directed By

Bill Reed

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