Huston Huddleston is known as the man who saved the bridge. He rescued and refurbed a Paramount-built bridge set for the Enterprise-D. Much of it was salvageable, but the captain's chair had succumbed to five years of weathering and rotting. A replacement was built and the whole set went on a tour of various fan conventions.
During that time, celebrities ranging from Walter Koenig (Checkov from the original "Star Trek") to Gates McFadden (Dr. Crusher from "The Next Generation") have taken their turns in the seat. Even Bruce Campbell and Stan Lee have parked their butts in the chair. You now have a shot at owning this unusual piece of memorabilia. It's up for auction on eBay.… Read more