Laurie Ulster

Writer, Editor, Producer

New York, NY

Laurie Ulster

Freelance writer specializing in entertainment, parenting, pop culture, food & chefs, Star Trek stuff, trending news, and lifestyle topics. Editor and copy editor. Supervising Producer on the Star Trek: Discovery aftershow.


REVIEW: William Shatner’s ‘Live Long And …’

'Other people may accept death peacefully; not me, when I go I'm going kicking and screaming.' Link to Story

Star Trek: 17 Most WTF Things Captain Kirk Has Ever Done

He’s a rascal, that James T. Kirk. And look out, Prime Directive!
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Interview: Ethan Peck and Anson Mount

Peck shared the advice he got from the Nimoy family & showed us some classic Spock eyebrow action. Link to Story

15 Really Terrible Moments For Women In Star Trek

Long before Jaylah and Captain Janeway, there were some truly deplorable moments on Star Trek for womankind. Here's a look at 15 of them.
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Favorite Employees from Movies & TV

Today we celebrate Employee Appreciation Day with working stiffs from classic movies and TV.

7 Things We Learned From William Shatner’s Revealing New Memoir

New info on 'Star Trek V,' his relationship with Leonard Nimoy, and a trip via magic mushrooms. Link to Story

Star Trek: 21 Crazy Things Only True Fans Know About It

The Original Series paved the way for the franchise, but there was a lot happening behind the scenes.
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Review: ‘Star Trek: Lost Scenes’

The Deleted Scenes section alone makes the book a must-have for Star Trek fans. Link to Story

Editorial: Spock Having A Sister In ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Is Not That Big Of A Deal

Can Michael Burnham really be Spock’s sister? Absolutely. Link to Story

Star Trek: 19 Actors You Didn’t Realize Played Multiple Roles

It's not deja vu! These actors have all played more than one role on Star Trek.
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20 Behind-The-Scenes Photos That Completely Change Star Trek

From a guitar-playing Spock to a smoothie-drinking Klingon, these photos challenge everything you know about Star Trek.
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Star Trek: 17 Episodes To Get Your Kids To Watch

Want to get your kids into Star Trek? Try some of these.
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Laurie Ulster

I'm a freelance writer, TV producer, and former website director. My writing most frequently appears at ScreenRant, TrekMovie, TheBump, Biography, and at Scary Mommy, where I've written about parenting, lifestyle, feminism, pop culture, and just about anything else. I've contributed to The Chefs Connection, Momtastic, Women at Warp, YourTango,, My Fave Places, Fuse, and Purple Clover. I'm an editor and copy editor, and I was also the Supervising Producer of After Trek on CBS All Access.



  • writing
  • editing
  • content curation
  • content strategy
  • copy editing
  • interviewing
  • entertainment coverage
  • personal essays
  • tv production
  • video