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‘Star Trek Beyond’ Release Date Pushed Back Two Weeks

by Britt Hayes September 17, 2015 @ 7:14 PM
When Bob Orci left the director’s chair on Star Trek Beyond, we all kind of assumed that there might be some delay in the film’s originally scheduled release — as it turns out, that delay isn’t as big as you may have feared. Paramount has announced that the third installment in the franchise will now hit theaters two weeks later than previously planned.

Exclusive ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Video Offers First Sneak Peek at New Costumes and Characters

by Britt Hayes August 23, 2015 @ 7:42 AM
The other day we brought you the exclusive first images and video from the set of Justin Lin’s Star Trek Beyond, featuring Chris Pine’s Captain Kirk, Anton Yelchin’s Chekov, Simon Pegg’s Scotty and newcomer Sofia Boutella’s mysterious new alien character. That video was yanked by Paramount, but the studio has allowed it to come back online, giving you the first real look at the highly-anticipated sequel.

‘Star Trek Beyond’ Charity Video Reveals New Alien, Gadgets and More

by Britt Hayes July 21, 2015 @ 6:46 PM
Last week Paramount debuted a new video from the set of Star Trek Beyond to promote a massive, six-week-long charity contest asking fans to donate $10 to their charity of choice for the chance to win a special trip to the set or a walk-on role. That video was not only the first official confirmation of Idris Elba’s casting, but it was the first in a planned series of videos from the set. The second has arrived featuring Simon Pegg and Anton Yelchin, as well as a sneak peek behind the scenes.

‘Star Trek Beyond’ Cast Offers You a Chance to Win a Walk-On Role in New Video

by Britt Hayes July 14, 2015 @ 5:20 PM
This delightful new video from the set of Star Trek Beyond offers fans a chance to boldly go where no Star Trek fan has gone before — with a walk-on role in the upcoming sequel. But this isn’t your average contest. Fans are encouraged to contribute to the Omaze charity fundraiser in order to participate, meaning that your goodwill could earn you a very good time.

‘Star Trek 3’ Director Justin Lin Reveals First Photo, Confirms ‘Beyond’ Title

by Britt Hayes June 29, 2015 @ 5:50 PM
A few months ago we heard that the new Star Trek sequel is called Star Trek Beyond, but those rumors remained unconfirmed by Paramount. Director Justin Lin has now officially confirmed the title of the third Trek film while also revealing the first photo from the set of the sequel.

Simon Pegg Was Hired to Rewrite ‘Star Trek 3’ Because the Original Script was ‘Too Star Trek-y’

by Matt Singer May 20, 2015 @ 1:11 PM
After a series of fits and starts with Roberto Orci, who was supposed to write and direct the film before dropping out of the project, Star Trek 3 (supposedly aka Star Trek Beyond) is falling into place under the direction of Fast & Furious filmmaker Justin Lin. After Orci left, the script for the film was rewritten by Doug Jung and the reboot series’ Scotty, Simon Pegg. In a new interview with The Guardian, Pegg explained why Paramount hired him to revamp Orci’s screenplay. According to him, the studio is looking to make Star Trek “more inclusive”:

‘Star Trek 3’ Casts ‘Kingsman’ Star Sofia Boutella

by Jacob Hall April 10, 2015 @ 2:39 PM
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Sofia Boutella was one of the many highlights in Kingsman: The Secret Service, so we’re happy to hear about her getting cast in any other high-profile project. But Star Trek 3? That’s just cool news, plain and simple. Between this and the rumored casting of Idris Elba, Paramount and director Justin Lin look to be making some pretty bold choices as they expand their ensemble.

‘True Detective’ Season 2 Trailer Sets June HBO Premiere, First Photos

by Kevin Fitzpatrick April 9, 2015 @ 12:07 PM
After months and months of waiting, True Detective Season 2 is no longer a joke! Check out the first official trailer and photos for HBO’s dark and dreary masterpiece in its second incarnation, complete with June 21 premiere!

All Roads Lead to This: The Definitive Ranking of All Seven ‘Fast & Furious’ Movies

by Matt Singer March 25, 2015 @ 12:38 PM
In a few days it will finally arrive: Furious 7, the latest and biggest installment of the Fast & Furious franchise. And while the death of series star Paul Walker does put a damper on some of the excitement, this is still a great time to celebrate one of Hollywood’s most reliable and inventive franchises. In 15 years, Fast & Furious has evolved from a simple B-movie about a couple of street racers to an international crime epic spanning multiple continents and dozens of characters.