From William Shatner's suave debut to Tribblemania, Ricardo Montalban to Whoopi Goldberg, a look at the franchise's 43-year space odyssey
STAR TREK DEBUTS (1966)
Creator Gene Roddenberry's first pilot with a different captain, named Pike was scuttled by NBC. Enter William Shatner as the dashing Captain Kirk, and Roddenberry's ''Wagon Train to the stars'' has liftoff.
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