William Shatner
(Movies & TV)
Chris Pine
(Movies & TV)
American Saddlebred
University of Leeds
J. J. Abrams
(Movies & TV)
Jennifer Morrison
(Movies & TV)

See also

James T. Kirk

Knowledge Identifier: $James_T._Kirk


James T. Kirk

Fictional character in the Star Trek media franchise, appearing in numerous television episodes, films, books, comics, and video games add

Category: Movies & TV (150)

Launched in 1966.

Countries: United States (69%), Mexico (8%), United Kingdom (8%)

Main connections: Star Trek (film), William Shatner, Chris Pine

Linked to: Wired, YouTube, Gannett Company, HarperCollins




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William Shatner - After its cancellation, "Star Trek" unexpectedly engendered a cult following during the 1970s from syndicated reruns, and Captain Kirk became a cultural icon


American Saddlebred - In the 1990s, William Shatner, an actor and Saddlebred breeder, rode one of his own horses, a mare named Great Belles of Fire, in his role as James T. Kirk in "Star Trek Generations"


Jim Carrey has been praised for his satire of the character in a 1992 episode of "In Living Color" add something


James Cawley has played Kirk in the "Phase II" series since it began in 2004 add something


Chris Pine portrays a young version of the character in the 2009 reboot "Star Trek" film, with Jimmy Bennett playing Kirk as a child add something


In the 2009 film "Star Trek", screenwriters Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci focused their story on Kirk and Spock in the movie's alternative timeline while attempting to preserve key character traits from the previous depictions add something


The 2009 film "Star Trek" introduces an alternative timeline that reveals different origins for Kirk, the formation of his association with Spock, and how they came to serve together on the "Enterprise" add something


University of Leeds - He is most famous for portraying Captain James T. Kirk in the 2009 film "Star Trek", in the role that was once made famous by William Shatner


Chris Pine - He is set to reprise his role of Captain James T. Kirk in the sequel to 2009's "Star Trek", "Star Trek into Darkness", due out on May 17, 2013


Jennifer Morrison - In 2009 Morrison returned to the big screen, appearing in the opening scene of J. J. Abrams' "Star Trek" reboot as James T. Kirk's mother, Winona


In a 2010 Space Foundation survey, Kirk was ranked as the No. 6 most popular space hero add something


The alternate timeline continues in the 2013 sequel, "Star Trek Into Darkness", in which Pine reprises his role add something


In scientific illustrator Jenny Parks' 2017 book "Star Trek Cats", Kirk is depicted as an orange tabby cat add something


Chris Pine - In August 2018, it was announced that Pine would not be reprising his role as Captain Kirk in the fourth film of the "Star Trek" film series after contract negotiations fell through


McFarlane Toys - The first action figures were released in early 2019, with James T. Kirk and Jean-Luc Picard serving as the inaugural entries in the line