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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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Trek Writers Honored At Charity Ball

Monday, June 10th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness writers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci were honored Saturday at the Chrysalis Butterfly Ball.

Chrysalis is a Los Angeles-based “nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a pathway to self-sufficiency for homeless and low-income individuals by providing the resources and support needed to find and retain employment.”

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Abrams To Develop Serling Story

Thursday, June 6th, 2013

A story written by Rod Serling shortly before his death will be developed by Star Trek‘s J.J. Abrams and Bad Robot.

The story, The Stops Along the Way, was written in 1975.

There are few details on the project yet and it is uncertain whether this will be a made-for-television movie, a mini-series or a full series. TrekToday will update the story as more details become available.

Cumberbatch Shower Scene

Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

In response to the controversy about Alice Eve‘s Marcus underwear scene in Star Trek into Darkness, J.J. Abrams released a cut scene featuring a showering Benedict Cumberbatch‘s John Harrison.

Abrams appeared on Conan last night, where Conan addressed the Marcus underwear scene controversy.

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Trek Actors On Entertainment Tonight

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

J.J. Abrams and five of the Star Trek into Darkness actors appeared recently in a short segment on Entertainment Tonight to promote the movie.

The actors spoke of the friendships developed over the time making both Star Trek and Star Trek into Darkness.

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Abrams Kimmel Appearance

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

J.J. Abrams appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, and was joined two unexpected guests.

Abrams took audience suggestions for his work on the next Star Wars film, and the unexpected guests delighted the audience with their appearance and suggestions.

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Fox Orders Fall Dramas From Trek Alumni

Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Four dramas were ordered by Fox for this fall season, and two of the shows come courtesy of J.J. Abrams, and Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.

The two shows ordered by Fox are: Almost Human and Sleepy Hollow.

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