Has Abrams Found His Captain Pike?

From the first day it was announced that the new J.J. Abrams Star Trek movie would be a prequel to the original series, showcasing either the Starfleet Academy days or the years during Kirk and Spock’s first starship missions, it was speculated that the character known as Captain Christopher Pike would have to play prominently […]

Bill’s Pain Beginning To Surface?

William Shatner has been putting on his best actor’s face over the last several months since the announcement was made that his buddy and fellow long-time Star Trek cast mate Leonard Nimoy would be appearing in the new Star Trek film, but Shat would be left out. Even though director/producer J.J. Abrams and his writing […]

SPECIAL EVENT: “Menagerie” Now in Europe!

Source: StarTrek.com The two-part Star Trek Remastered version of “The Menagerie” will now also be beaming onto the big screen in a special engagement with selected theatres in Europe! The screening — a first for episodic Star Trek on this scale — will also be seen in over 300 venues across the U.S. and Canada. […]

Shat Not Cast — Yet!

Despite the rumors, regardless of what you may have heard — as of today, Bill has not been given a role in the new Star Trek film. Hear it from Bill himself. Is William Shatner in the New Star Trek Movie?

Urban Tackles McCoy

New Zealand actor Karl Urban of “The Lord of the Rings,” “The Chronicles of Riddick” and “The Bourne Supremacy” has signed on to portray Starfleet Medical doctor Leonard “Bones” McCoy for the new Paramount Pictures “Star Trek” mega-budget feature film. Abrams had indicated that he was looking for an older than twenty-something actor to play […]

Pine Decides On Kirk!

Making what is probably the wisest decision in his career, young actor Chris Pine has opted out of starring with George Clooney in “White Jazz” and will take the lead as Captain James T. Kirk for the new J.J. Abrams film “Star Trek.” “White Jazz” director Joe Carnahan, in his official blog, made it known […]

Cho Offically Sulu

I know, I know, it was reported all over the place today that John Cho is now the new Sulu, but, being the ever conscientious news service that we are, we didn’t want to report it until the scuttlebutt could be as confirmed as much as the early morning announcement from Paramount about Simon Pegg […]

BREAKING NEWS: Simon Pegg Is Scotty

Paramount Pictures has just announced that “Hot Fuzz” and “Shaun of the Dead” actor Simon Pegg is the new Montgomery “Scotty” Scott for the J.J. Abrams re-imaging of “Star Trek.” Pegg joins Leonard Nimoy, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Eric Bana and Anton Yelchin for the next film to be based of the classic Trek series. […]

The New Face of Kirk?

Written by: Samuel K. Sloan (FarPoint Media Executive News Director) Is this the new face of Captain James T. Kirk? Could be! Young actor Chris Pine, considered one of the newest and hottest tickets in the entertainment industry, is currently in negotiations to star alongside George Clooney in “White Jazz,” but even more importantly to […]

Bana Is Star Trek’s New Bad Guy

You can now put all the rumors aside. Russell Crowe and Gerard Butler are likely off the villain list of possible baddies for the next Star Trek film from J.J. Abrams. Enter from stage left is The Hulk himself, Eric Bana, who can soon be seen in “The Time Traveler’s Wife.” You read it right. […]

Shatner Still Wanted For Trek Movie

Written by: Samuel K. Sloan (FarPoint Media Executive News Director) Screenwirter Roberto Orci says that he, Alex Kurtzman and JJ Abrams are still wanting to get William Shatner to join his friend and former castmate Leonard Nimoy for the new Star Trek movie. “What J.J. said at Comic-Con is still true,” stated Orci in an […]