How Trekkies are celebrating William Shatner’s birthday

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Happy birthday, William Shatner! Star Trek’s beloved Captain James Kirk turns 90 today.

Literally our face when we realized.

How old is William Shatner?

March 22 marks William Shatner’s 90th birthday. WILD.

It blows our mind a little too.

So, is William Shatner still alive?! 

Umm yes he is! William Shatner is alive and well.

William Shatner Twitter is a wholesome place to be

His reaction to all of the birthday tweets is soo wholesome while also poking fun at how much time people spent wishing him a happy birthday:

This Twitter thread is everything:

So, how are people reacting?

By overreacting of course!

Can’t forget about the iconic William Shatner Twilight Zone episode that aired in 1963:

So many unforgettable moments:

Can’t forget his role as Alexi in The Brothers Karamazov:

BBC shared a throwback interview with William Shatner talking about Trekkies and Trekkers:

What is William Shatner up to nowadays?

William Shatner sure knows how to prosper irl.

On his 90th birthday, the actor announced he was joining Storyfile, an interactive storytelling app, as a brand ambassador. Entertainment Weekly reports that William Shatner is the first person to “create an AI-powered interactive conversational video that his family and friends can interact with for years to come.”

“For all my children and all my children’s children and all my children’s loved ones and all the loved ones of the loved ones,” William Shatner says. “That’s my gift to you down through time.” 

Welp, this sounds just about as futuristic as Star Trek. Sign us up!

We’ll leave you with this William Shatner philosophy:

Now, go grab a slice of cake (or two) and rewatch some old Star Trek episodes!

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