Patrick Stewart hated that there were fish in the captainâs ready room because he felt it was inhumane to keep captive animals, especially when youâre portraying what is, effectively, a utopian society.
In âChain of Commandâ Patrick Stewart insisted on being fully nude on a closed set to film the first torture scene. As a member of Amnesty International, Stewart was intent upon not backing off just what torture really is.
While rehearsing the first appearance of Picard as Locutus, Patrick Stewart recited the line as âI am Locutus of Borg. Have you considered buying a Pontiac?â which set the entire cast and crew into fits of laughter.