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Pegg: Shatner In Star Trek 3?

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

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In a recent interview while doing press for his latest film, Man Up, Simon Pegg answered a few questions about Star Trek 3.

The questions concerned the title of the movie, and William Shatner‘s appearance in Star Trek 3.

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Pegg: Star Trek 3 Less Trek-Y

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

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Rewriting the Star Trek 3 script was due to Paramount‘s desire to make more money, said Simon Pegg.

Paramount wanted to see box office returns more like those from Avengers Assemble and less like those from Star Trek into Darkness.

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Pegg: Not A Nerd

Monday, May 11th, 2015

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Simon Pegg would like to move past his supposed reputation as a nerd.

The actor is appearing in Man Up as a romantic lead, which a nice change for the actor more known for comedy.

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Pegg Writing Kickass Role For Elba

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

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It’s not known yet what Idris Elba‘s role in Star Trek 3 will be, but Simon Pegg is hard at work writing it and promises a “kickass role” for the actor.

Pegg made his comments during an event promoting Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation.

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Pegg Addresses Trek 3 Rumors

Monday, March 30th, 2015

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Simon Pegg spoke up regarding one of the rumors regarding a guest role on Star Trek 3.

The rumor concerns possible Trek villain Idris Elba.

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Pegg Mans Up

Friday, March 20th, 2015

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A new trailer has been released for Simon Pegg‘s Man Up.

Man Up stars Pegg as Jack and Lake Bell as Nancy; a couple “who inadvertently share a romantic evening together.”

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Abrams: How Pegg Became Trek 3 Writer

Monday, February 9th, 2015

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During a recent interview, J.J. Abrams explained how Simon Pegg became one of the writers on Star Trek 3.

At an interview during the recent VES Awards, Abrams spoke mostly about Star Wars, but touched briefly on Star Trek 3 and Pegg.

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Pine Responds To Pegg Writer Announcement

Monday, January 26th, 2015

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Fellow castmate Simon Pegg is co-writing Star Trek 3, and Chris Pine is perfectly fine with that.

Pine couldn’t resist joking about it though, while speaking at the Sundance Film Festival recently.

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Pegg Co-writing Star Trek 3

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

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In addition to taking on the role of Scotty in Star Trek 3, Simon Pegg will also have a hand in shaping the script for the sequel.

Pegg will be co-writing along with Doug Jung, creator of TNT’s Dark Blue series.

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Pegg Twitter Quitter

Monday, December 1st, 2014

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Star Trek into DarknessSimon Pegg has had enough of Twitter.

The actor explained on his website why he’s taking a break from the popular social media site.

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Pegg/Wright Trilogy In The Works

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

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Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright are at work on a new film.

The film will be part of a trilogy the pair plans to create in the next decade.

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Shaun And Ed On Phineas and Ferb

Monday, August 18th, 2014

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Simon Pegg has announced that two of the characters from Shaun of the Dead will be making a guest appearance on Phineas and Ferb.

Phineas and Ferb, an animated series, follows two boys on summer vacation.

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Pegg: Choosing His Movie Roles

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

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While doing press for his latest movie, Hector and the Search for Happiness, Simon Pegg explained why he chooses to do certain movies.

The actor works in both British and American films, and confessed to being “proud of our [British] film industry.”

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Pegg: Orci Is One Of Us

Monday, August 11th, 2014

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The news that Roberto Orci might be directing the latest Star Trek movie made Simon Pegg happy.

Pegg found out via an email from Orci. “Hey man, I might be doing this;” said Orci. “Shall we nerd out?”

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Pegg Star Wars Rumor

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

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If rumors prove to be true, Simon Pegg might be making an appearance in Star Wars: Episode VII.

Pegg was asked directly if he would be taking part in the latest Star Wars movie, but he didn’t say either yes or no.

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