- The actor William Shatner can not attend the funeral because it will participate in a charity party which had undertaken much earlier.
- “I wanted a brother, “said Shatner on his Twitter profile.
- Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock in Star Trek, dies at 83 .
A prior commitment to a solidarity act prevent the actor who played Captain Kirk, William Shatner, attend Sunday’s funeral of his friend and co-star in Star Trek , Leonard Nimoy, the actor who gave life to mythical Mr . Spock.
The actor will find it impossible to attend the ceremony because he is in Florida, where he will participate in a charity event organized by the Red Cross, with which they had committed long before , as explained by Shatner himself on his Twitter profile.
I am currently in FL as I Agreed to Appear at the Red Cross Ball tonight. Leonard’s funeral is tomorrow. I can not make it back in time.?? William Shatner (WilliamShatner) February 28, 2015
“Leonard’s funeral is tomorrow. can not go back in time “, has lamented the actor who played the intrepid officer of Enterprise. He has confessed: “I feel really bad here I am doing charity work and are burying one of my dearest friends .”
I feel really awful. Here I am doing charity work and one of my dearest friends is Being buried.?? William Shatner (WilliamShatner) February 28, 2015
Although it can not be with Nimoy Physically, the actor has very present to his fellow actor and friend. He even asked his followers that use a little time on Sunday to honor and remember the man who stood in the shoes of Mr.Spock.
So let’s spend some time tomorrow Leonard’s life celebrating and remembering the man.?? William Shatner (WilliamShatner) February 28, 2015
“ I loved him like a brother . All will miss his humor, his talent and his ability to love, “Shatner has also stated in his profile of this network.
Shatner and Nimoy starred as the two most charismatic characters the saga of Star Trek, which began with the original television series of the same name, released in 1966, and continued with numerous films. Shatner was placed on the skin of Captain Kirk and Nimoy gave life to Mr Spock , half a being half human half Vulcan.
Nimoy, who suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, died Friday at age 83 at his home in Bel Air, Los Angeles . His face, with pointed ears and characteristics eyebrows of his character, is most associated with the science fiction franchise.