Inside William Shatner’s world

"Star Trek" fans: this one's for you.

William Shatner as Captain Kirk on "Star Trek"

In an interview with published this week, Jewish actor William Shatner—AKA Captain Kirk—speaks about the one-man show on his life and career, "Shatner’s World," as well as his views on Jewish identity.

“Being Jewish is a part of what I am,” Shatner says. “What I am is what I bring to the world as an artist. In a way it’s one facet of who I am. As in many cases of people I know, where their religion is everything to them and is very imperative, for me being Jewish is not, but being spiritual is.”

Read the full interview here.


Posted on April 25, 2014 .