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Video: Nichelle Nichols Wanted to Leave Star Trek for Broadway

by | November 10, 2017 | Comments

This week on Rotten Tomatoes See It/Skip It, hosts Jacqueline Cole and Segun Oduolowu got a surprise visit from a very special guest: original Star Trek cast member Nichelle Nichols! Nichols’ groundbreaking role as the USS Enterprise’s Lieutenant Uhura was an inspiration to both Jacqueline and Segun, and they could hardly contain their excitement when she walked through the door. In this extended interview, Nichols talks about Star Trek‘s passionate fans, why she almost quit the show, and her love for her co-stars.

To see more of this interview and to find out whether to see or skip Murder on the Orient Express and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri this week, watch the entire episode of Rotten Tomatoes See It/Skip It on Facebook Watch now. Tune in ever week on Wednesday/Thursday at 9pmPT (12amET) on Facebook Watch for new episodes!

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