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Shatner in Space Announced by Prime Video

Prime Video and William Shatner today announced that Shatner in Space, a one-hour special, will premiere on Prime Video on Wednesday, December 15 in the U.S., Canada, UK, Australia, and New Zealand, with additional territories launching in early 2022.

The announcement was first made by William Shatner during a virtual panel for CCXP Worlds, the virtual version of the world’s largest fan convention in São Paulo, Brazil.

Shatner in Space Announced by Prime Video

The special details the events before, during, and after Shatner’s life-changing flight, which made him the oldest person to ever travel to the cosmos.

The Prime Video program also shows the growing friendship between the Star Trek icon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos, whose dreams of space travel, like many, were inspired by the original Star Trek series.

Shatner in Space

“My time in space was the most profound experience I could have ever imagined,” said Shatner.

“This special documenting my journey gives a dramatic view of that experience, and my hope is that it inspires the world to see we must go to space to save Earth.”

The special is produced by Amazon Studios, Blue Origin, Film 45, Jason Ehrlich Productions, and Bright Spot Content.

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Shatner in Space

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