Star Trek superfan mourns death of Lt. Uhura actress Nichelle Nichols
(FOX 9) - Taylor Cisco has been a Star Trek fan for most of his life.
He grew up watching the movies and reruns when his mother would go for treatments for breast cancer and Nichelle Nichols as Lt Uhura became a surrogate mother to him, while he faced the real possibility of losing his own.
"Uhura was sort of my safe space. She was the one who kept me going because she was so strong, so proud," said Cisco, the founder of Twin Cities Trek Trivia, a monthly trivia night at the Driftwood Char Bar in South Minneapolis.... Read more