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William Shatner holds online memorial service for Leonard Nimoy

The man who played Captain Kirk on 'Star Trek' held an online memorial for his TV sidekick, Mr. Spock, on Twitter. He also spoke about his co-star's death at the Red Cross Ball in West Palm Beach, Florida.


  1. Photo credit: Damian Dovarganes / AP
  2. Shatner took to Twitter on Sunday to respond to criticism from tabloids after he announced that he wouldn't be able to attend Nimoy's funeral. Shatner, who was in Florida for a Red Cross fundrasier Saturday night, said he couldn't make it back to Los Angeles in time for the Sunday service.
  3. He then led an online memorial service for Nimoy. Shatner spoke about his co-star and took questions from fans. Below are some excerpts from the discussion.