Star Trek fans in the U.K. will get the see Star Trek into Darkness earlier than fans in the U.S., as the release date there has just been changed.
“In summer 2013, pioneering director J.J. Abrams will deliver an explosive action thriller that takes Star Trek Into Darkness,” said an announcement regarding the event.
The UK release date is now May 9, 2013.
Simon Pegg tweeted about the date change. “Looks like Star Trek Into Darkness will land in the UK first,” he said. “Release date May 9th. That’s about eight weeks away. Not long considering.”