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MLK convinced Nichelle Nichols to stay on Star Trek

LATE actress Nichelle Nichols was once set to drop her role as Lt. Uhura in the star trek franchise. But thanks to the advice of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Nichols decided to continue playing the role of the iconic character. In a 2011 interview with US National Public Radio (NPR), Nichols explained that she

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Star Trek cast pay tribute to iconic Nichelle Nichols

CAST original members star trek came out to pay tribute to Nichelle Nichols, who became a cultural icon for her role as Uhura Communications Manager on the star trek original series and film franchise from 1966 to 1991. Co-star George Takei who portrayed Hikaru Sulu on the Trek series was among the first to express

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