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First Set Photos From “Star Trek 2.”

Once again, via HeyUGuys, here’s the first batch of set photos from director J.J. Abrams’ sequel to his reboot of the Star Trek franchise. The film reunites the original cast: Chris Pine (Kirk), Zachary Quinto (Spock), Zoe Saldana (Uhura), Simon … Continue reading

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Star Trek Sequel Rumors: A Familiar Villain? Del Toro Out?

From /Film, here’s some intriguing news about the second installment of J.J. Abrams’ reboot of the beloved sci-fi franchise: “Here’s the downside to trying to develop a highly-anticipated movie in secret, as practiced by J.J. Abrams: rumors will always poke … Continue reading

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Actress Alice Eve Cast In “Star Trek 2.”

Beam her up.  Alice Eve is headed for the starship Enterprise. The “She’s Out of My League” star has apparently beat out Hayley Atwell (Captain America) for a part in J.J. Abrams’ sequel to the long-running space opera. Airlock Alpha … Continue reading

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Benicio del Toro as “Star Trek” Villain?

From Daily Beast: “Meet your new Star Trek villain: Benicio Del Toro. Variety reports that J.J. Abrams is expected to offer Del Toro the job, possibly this weekend. Sources say Del Toro has met with Abrams about the gig, but … Continue reading

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Charles Napier, RIP

Charles Napier, a veteran tough guy actor who brought his swagger to such films as “Rambo: First Blood,” and such vintage TV series as “Star Trek,” and “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died. He was 75. “Wherever I go, people will look … Continue reading

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