About “The Captain” Owen Cotter

image“The Captain,” Owen Cotter is known by his friends and within the SciFi community as “the Human Star Trek Encyclopedia.” He is a trivia champion, who showcases his unique gift of memory and enthusiasm for Science Fiction at conventions, events and industry gatherings around the country. As a recognized expert, “The Captain” has been heard in major media from VH1, ESPN, E! Entertainment, Real Scene TV, MyOuterSpace TV, and XM-Sirius through a feature on the Chillpak Hollywood Hour by Dean Haglund of the X-Files.

Owen acquired, which was a Hugo and Nebula award-winning SciFi Literary project formerly owned by the SyFy Channel. The site is being re-developed into a SciFiction Magazine and a global information portal for the science fiction community. Owen is the host of the developing SciFiction Radio Podcast Series, and conducts video interviews at SciFi events about all things “Geek Chic” and out of this world. In 2008, Owen was appointed the Ambassador of Goodwill to the SciFi community for the Goodwill Treaty for World Peace, a project receiving acclaim and recognition from government bodies, and social and political leaders around the world.