William Shatner tears up upon returning after space flight aboard Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin
William Shatner (AFP)

William Shatner finally took a real star trek. The 90-year-old actor, best known for his galactic role as Captain Kirk in “Star Trek,” blasted off Wednesday morning on Blue Origin’s New Shepard rocket. The flight, whose other passengers included Planet Labs co-founder Chris Boshuizen, software executive Glen de Vries and Blue Origin vice president of mission and flight operations Audrey Powers, launched outside Van Horn, Texas at 10:51 a.m. ET. Both Boshuizen and de Vries paid for their flights, but the price tag has not been publicly revealed. “Tek War” author Shatner was an invited guest. Bl...