Roberto Orci may be hedging his bets on directing Star Trek 3, but with J.J. Abrams departing for Star Wars, Orci is definitely the lead creative on the project as evidence by this Zachary Quinto interview.
We got word earlier today that screenwriter Roberto Orci has departed Sony's Amazing Spider-Man franchise, and his rumoured directorial work on Star Trek 3 isn't a done deal either. He says that Paramount are yet to see his script and hence, are yet to greenlight the project.
Roberto Orci recently sat down on the new Geoff Boucher podcast Humans From Earth and discussed Star Trek which he'll be directing. He dropped a few hints about what to expect from the film when it's released in 2016. Hit the jump!
These Star Trek Into Darkness creature designs are a horse of a different color – literally. Hit the jump to see concept art for an alien horse that was supposed to appear on the M-class planet of Nibiru while Captain James T. Kirk was being chased by the natives.
We just received several copies of Rosemary's Baby, the 1967 best-selling suspense novel by Ira Levin, which was recently turned into a TV minseries by NBC starring the lovely Zoe Saldana (Star Trek: Into Darkness & Guardians of the Galaxy)
Roberto Orci, who is one of the screenwriters behind Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness has been hired to direct the next Star Trek film. Set phasers to meh.
We had already heard that he was in contention, but now it seems that having split from longtime writing partner Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci is now officially in talks to direct the third installment in the rebooted Star Trek franchise. More past the jump.
While they still have a number of projects in development (including The Amazing Spider-Man 3), Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci are set to part ways in order to build their own separate careers as directors. Kurtzman will tackle Venom, while Orci is said to be keen on Star Trek 3...
Later this year we shall drink like the klingons, with our very own Klingon Warnog
What was it like to be a geeky fan in the days before the Internet? THIS is the interview that ALL current comic book fans should watch. Not just Trekkies, but ALL comic book fans, to see how a fanbase kept a dead series alive, without websites or chat rooms. As Doctor Steve Brule says: Check it out!
Conceptual illustrator James Clyne ("Minority Report"), has updated his website with artwork that he created for J.J. Abrams 2009's Star Trek and 2013's Star Trek Into Darkness Check it out!
In a sad bit of news STAR TREK legend Leonard Nimoy confirms he has Lung Disease.
Hollywood special effects company, Industrial Light & Magic, has released a new visual effects breakdown video for J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness that showcases their contributions.
The visual effects company, Industrial Light & Magic, has released two visual effects breakdown videos for J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness. Hit the jump to check it out.
Conceptual illustrator John Eaves ("Iron Man 3"), updated his website with more concept art that he created for J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness. Come see Starfleet and Klingon weapon designs.
Although he was never actually "officially" on board anyway, all signs pointed to the Attack The Block director taking over from J.J. Abrams on the third Star Trek flick. Now, according to Variety at least, that's not gonna happen. Read on for more.
J.J. Abrams will only be involved as a producer on the third Star Trek movie, but a trio of writers have now been hired by Paramount in order to get the movie in theatres in time for the franchise's 50th Anniversary in 2016. Who will be working on the threequel? Hit the jump to find out!
Yesterday, Star Trek Into Darkness director J.J. Abrams talked about why he tried so hard to keep the fact that 'John Harrison' was in fact 'Khan' a secret, and now Benedict Cumberbatch has spoken out in defence of the filmmaker's decision. Hit the jump to check it out!
Or perhaps that should be attempted to be kept secret! The identity of Benedict Cumberbatch's villain was "rumored" to be Khan for quite a while before the movie was released, but Abrams and others involved had always denied it. Speaking to MTV the director reveals the reason for the deception..
Hit the jump to see vehicle designs, created by Nathan Schroeder ("The Avengers"), for Ambassador Spock's ship in 2009's Star Trek. The ship, known as the Jellyfish, was used by Spock to transport red matter, in the hopes of saving planet Romulus.