may be one of the world's biggest Star Trek fans, with numerous references to the show being sprinkled throughout Family Guy, and even having appeared on two episodes of Enterprise.
With his newfound power as host of the 85th Academy Awards, it's no surprise that he called upon a little bit of intergalactic help in the form of beaming down from the ceiling via big screen and reprising his role as Captain James T. Kirk.
In case you missed it, check out the video below.
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