From a media release:
William Shatner,Â Star Trekâ€™s original captain, examines the impact of the iconic television series on science and space exploration in the new original feature documentaryÂ THE TRUTH IS IN THE STARS. Commissioned by Bell Mediaâ€™s The Movie Network, the documentary debutsÂ Sunday,Â March 19Â atÂ 8:30 p.m. ET, featuring Shatner as he embarks on a journey to interview famous innovators, celebrities, and thought-leaders. Following its television premiere on The Movie Network, the documentary will be available onÂ TMN GOÂ and The Movie Network OnDemand.
THE TRUTH IS IN THE STARSÂ features interviews in incredible locations, including: NASA mission control rooms, Ivy League Campuses, the USS Space Shuttle Enterprise, and Shatnerâ€™s own horse ranch. Insights fromÂ Whoopi Goldberg,Â Ben Stiller,Â Neil deGrasse Tyson,Â Seth Macfarlane, andÂ Michio KakuÂ prepare Shatner for his intimate conversation withÂ Professor Stephen HawkingÂ in Cambridge, England.
In association with Bell Media,Â THE TRUTH IS IN THE STARSÂ is produced by Ballinran Entertainment and White Pine Pictures. Peter Raymont, William Shatner, and Craig Thompson are Executive Producers. The documentary is written, directed, and produced by Craig Thompson.