Sunday, January 15, 2012

Star Trek 2 Started Production!!

Paramount announced with a press release that the next Star Trek movie currently titled "Untitled Star Trek Prequel" (name subject to change) and we get some details on who will is returning and joining. This will be the mega nerd flick summer '13 with a cast like this.

Here is the press release: Paramount Pictures announced that principal photography has commenced in Los Angeles, CA on the sequel to STAR TREK from director J.J. Abrams. The film will be released on May 17, 2013 in 3D. The 2009 re-launch of the "Star Trek" franchise by Abrams was met with critical acclaim and a worldwide gross of over $385 million at the box office.

Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions present a Bad Robot Production of a J.J. Abrams Film. Returning to their posts on the Enterprise are John Cho, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, and Anton Yelchin. They are joined by new cast members Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve and Peter Weller.

Based upon "Star Trek" created by Gene Roddenberry, the film is produced by J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, Damon Lindelof, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. The script was written by Alex Kurtzman & Robert Orci & Damon Lindelof.

Jeffrey Chernov, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Paul Schwake are the executive producers. The director of photography is Dan Mindel, ASC, BSC. The production designer is Scott Chambliss. The film is edited by Maryann Brandon, A.C.E. and Mary Jo Markey, A.C.E. The costume designer is Michael Kaplan. The music is by Michael Giacchino.

Don't expect to here any news from set from the stars. They all got pieces of the script on red paper (unable to copy) and have signed papers as long as mississippi river to keep quiet.

Benjamin Myers
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1 comment:

  1. Listening to total eclipse of the heart practicing my solo ... I feel like there was supposed to be humor in this but I couldnt find it.. Maybe I just don't speak nerd.