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Pine: Kirk Vs. Ryan

Monday, November 26th, 2012

For Chris Pine, taking on the role of James T. Kirk was a bit scarier than playing the latest version of Tom Clancy‘s Jack Ryan.

The reason for that was Star Trek‘s passionate fanbase. “Star Trek has a very fervent, avid fanbase that is very protective of their characters and their stories,” said Pine “Jack Ryan not so much.”

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Pine Jack Ryan Reboot For 2013

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Star Trek 2‘s Chris Pine will be starring in the untitled Jack Ryan reboot set to be released next year.

The main cast has finally been set and the first rebooted Jack Ryan film will be released in the fourth quarter of 2013.

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Pine’s Jack Ryan Debut Delayed

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

Script issues and the need for Chris Pine to be available for Star Trek XII have delayed plans for a new Jack Ryan movie.

The Ryan picture, tentatively titled Moscow, was supposed to bring the Jack Ryan franchise back to life, but issues with finding a writer have caused the delay. Steve Zaillian, who wrote the 1994 Clear and Present Danger, was slated to rewrite the script, but has had second thoughts regarding the project. Paramount is now interviewing again for a writer for the project.

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Pine Takes On Jack Ryan Role

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Following in the footsteps of Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford and Ben Affleck, Chris Pine (James T. Kirk) will try his hand at playing Wall Street stockbroker Jack Ryan.

Ryan, created by author Tom Clancy, has appeared in a dozen novels, including The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger and The Sum of All Fears.

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