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Posts Tagged ‘Orci’

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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Sleepy Hollow Premiere Date Announced

Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci’s Sleepy Hollow will be appearing on FOX at the end of summer.

Sleepy Hollow is a modern-day retelling of Washington Irving‘s classic story.

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Universal To Develop Locke & Key

Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Fans of Locke & Key who were disappointed when the supernatural comic book series failed to make it as a television series will be interested to hear that it is headed to the big screen instead.

Locke & Key will be produced Star Trek‘s Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, as well as by Bobby Cohen and IDW Publishing‘s Ted Adams.

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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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Orci: Why This Certain Villain

Friday, May 24th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness Co-writer Roberto Orci explained why a certain villain was included in the film.

According to Orci, the villain was a result of wanting to relate to Star Trek history. Spoilers behind the cut for those who haven’t yet seen the film.
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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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Cho Joins Sleepy Hollow

Friday, March 15th, 2013

Star Trek into Darkness actor John Cho will be guest-starring in Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci‘s Sleepy Hollow pilot.

Sleepy Hollow will be a modern-day supernatural drama, in which Ichabod Crane finds himself transported to present-day Sleepy Hollow, where troubles await him.

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Kurtzman And Orci’s Sleepy Hollow

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

More details have emerged regarding Sleepy Hollow, a modern-day supernatural drama from Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.

In Sleepy Hollow, Ichabod Crane finds himself transported to present day Sleepy Hollow, where troubles await the time-traveler.

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Fox Picks Up Kurtzman-Orci Drama

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

A new drama by Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci was one of the pilots picked up by Fox last night.

Sleepy Hollow, written by Kurtzman, Orci and Phil Iscove, is a “modern-day supernatural thriller” based on the Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

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Locke & Key Film Trilogy

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012

Although Locke & Key, produced by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, did not survive as a television series, a film trilogy is now in the works for the comic book adaptation.

In Locke & Key, the Locke family moves into Keyhouse, the Locke family mansion in Massachusetts, where the Locke children find supernatural keys that unlock doors in the house that transport them to different worlds and grant special powers.

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Kurtzman And Orci To Produce Fantasy Adventure

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Star Trek 2‘s Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci have a new project on their plate; this one based on a children’s fantasy book series.

The duo will produce Dragonology, a series of books based on the idea that dragons really exist.

First published in the UK in 2003, followed by a US publication, the twelve-book Dragonology series is about a team of dragonologists, led by Ernest Drake, who “embark on a quest to avert a plot to use the world’s remaining dragons to wipe out humanity.”

Leonard Hartman will be executive producer on the project.

Orci Drops Trek 2 Character Hints

Monday, July 16th, 2012

In an interview with TrekMovie.com, Star Trek 2 Co-writer Roberto Orci cleared up some information regarding some characters to appear on Star Trek 2 – well, perhaps.

Orci again debunked a rumor about the character to be played by Benedict Cumberbatch, and explained which characters played by actors new to the franchise would be portraying canon characters and which would not.

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Star Trek 2 Villain Revealed?

Monday, July 9th, 2012

An inadvertent slip by Karl Urban may have let slip the name of the villain for Star Trek 2.

While doing promotion for Dredd for SFX, Urban’s comment on Benedict Cumberbatch may have revealed the character being played by Cumberbatch in Star Trek 2.

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Orci: Characters Not In Star Trek 2

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Star Trek 2 Co-writer Roberto Orci tells fans which characters (and one race) will not be seen in Star Trek 2.

Four specific original series characters and one race were mentioned by Orci as being absent from Star Trek 2.

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