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Abrams Star Trek Into Darkness Regrets

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

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If Abrams could change something about Star Trek into Darkness, fans would have been a little less in the dark.

Speaking with MTV, Abrams claimed that keeping information back from the audience wasn’t his idea, but the studio’s.

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Abrams Wins International Emmy

Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

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Star Trek into Darkness Director J.J. Abrams was awarded an International Emmy last night at the 41st International Emmy Awards Gala.

The International Emmy Awards are given to the best television programs produced, and initially aired, outside of the U.S.

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Abrams: The Future’s Not Today!

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

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J.J. Abrams has a pet peeve when it comes to TV or movie stories set in the future.

The Star Trek into Darkness director gets annoyed when writers use phrases or actions in their futuristic stories that will not be used in that future time frame being shown, but are only relevant today.

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Abrams Writing Star Wars

Friday, October 25th, 2013

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J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan (The Empire Strikes Back) will be co-writing the next Star Wars movie.

Star Wars Episode VII will be released in 2015, with filming to begin in the UK next spring.

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Shatner: Thumbs Up For Abrams

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

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The original series’ William Shatner is full of praise for Star Trek into DarknessJ.J. Abrams.

In a radio interview, Shatner complimented Abrams’ movie-making abilities and expressed confidence in Abrams’ other sci-fi project, Star Wars Episode 7.

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Abrams’ Almost Human

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

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Fans waiting for J.J. AbramsAlmost Human, starring Karl Urban, can see a short video promo now.

Almost Human is “an action-packed police drama set thirty-five years in the future, when police officers are partnered with highly evolved human-like androids. An unlikely connection is forged when a cop with an aversion to robots and a robot with unexpected emotional responses investigate cases in a brave new world.”

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Abrams: Too Many Lens Flares

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

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J.J. Abrams apologized to Star Trek fans for the amount of lens flares in Star Trek into Darkness.

His realization that there were too many lens flares in Star Trek into Darkness came about after he showed his wife an early version of the movie.

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Abrams: Khan And Magic Blood

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

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Star Trek into DarknessJ.J. Abrams explained why Khan was chosen as the villain and how the idea of using Khan’s blood to save Kirk came about.

Some fans expected a reboot to explore new stories, but Abrams wanted to explore Khan further.

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Abrams: Thumbs Down On Trek Video Game

Monday, September 16th, 2013

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In an interview with GamerHub TB, Star Trek into DarknessJ.J. Abrams shared his negative thoughts about the Star Trek video game.

Abrams originally had had high hopes for the game. “To me the video game could have been something that actually really benefited the series and was an exciting, fun game with great gameplay,” he said.

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Abrams: Khan, Pegg And Future Trek

Friday, September 13th, 2013

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J.J. Abrams explained why he insisted on secrecy regarding the villain of Star Trek into Darkness and on his conversation with Simon Pegg after Pegg went out and claimed that the villain was not Khan.

In addition, Abrams gave his thoughts on where Star Trek 3 will go.

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Abrams Promotes Wyatt

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

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Speaking at a release party for the Blu-ray and DVD release of Star Trek into Darkness, J.J. Abrams shared his thoughts on a potential candidate for the director’s chair in Star Trek 3.

Rumor has it that Rupert Wyatt (Rise of the Planet of the Apes) is going to be tapped for that position.

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Abrams To Produce Westworld Pilot

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

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J.J. Abrams will join Jonathon Nolan and Jerry Weintraut as executive producers on a remake of 1973′s Westworld.

The original Westworld starred Yul Brynner, and led to a sequel, Futureworld, and to a short-lived television series.

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Abrams And Trek Writer Rumors

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Several rumors regarding Star Trek 3 have made the rounds and were printed in Badass Digest, but one of them has already been denied.

The rumors claimed that J.J. Abrams would not be doing the new Star Wars movie, and that two new writers would be joining Star Trek 3.

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Orci: Hey Quinto – Call Me!

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Roberto Orci responded to a statement by Zachary Quinto regarding the status of Star Trek 3.

In his comments, Quinto claimed that “Star Trek 3 should be filming…next year.” Quinto added that he expected J.J. Abrams to direct the third rebooted Trekverse film.

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Quinto’s Surprising Trek 3 News

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

Zachary Quinto expects to be working on Star Trek 3 soon, and believes that a familiar face will be directing the film.

Appearing at the 2013 Galway Film Fleadh last week, Quinto said that “Star Trek 3 should be filming, I suppose, next year.”

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