William Alan Shatner turned 80 earlier this week. Shatner is – and most likely always will be – one of my favourite screen icons, and I say that without so much as a trace element of irony. Seriously: he’s up there with Clint Eastwood, Woody Allen and Orson Welles in my personal pantheon and all-time Honour Roll.
Don’t look at me like that: for once I’m not taking the piss.
Anyway, to celebrate the great man’s recently acquired state of octogenarianism, here he is performing a cover of Cee Lo Green’s poignant and heartfelt ballad, Fuck You: