"What a remarkable opportunity it’s been to examine life’s mysteries and to meet some of the brightest minds of our time,” Shatner said in a news release. “I had the experience of a lifetime doing this film. Who better than a former Starfleet captain to explore the impact of the legendary series Star Trek on science and space exploration? That’s the mission that William Shatner, a.k.a. Captain Kirk, has taken on in The Truth Is in the Stars, a new feature documentary commissioned by Bell Media’s The Movie Network. In the film, Shatner, 85, interviews celebrities, scientists and “thought-leaders,” including Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, science broadcaster David Suzuki, actors Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Alexander and Ben Stiller, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson and theoretical physicist Michio Kaku. The interview locations include NASA mission control rooms, the USS space shuttle Enterprise and Cambridge, England, where Shatner chats with esteemed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking."   The Star                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Watch trailer