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Star Trek 2: Go Boldly!

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Although some decisions made in Star Trek XI were apt to upset fans, Star Trek 2 Co-writer Alex Kurtzman believes that bold moves are what make for a great movie.

For Chris Pine though, it’s the people, not the major action sequences, that make for a good movie.

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Pine: Trek 2 Is Exciting

Monday, June 18th, 2012

According to Chris Pine, Star Trek 2 will “knock people out of their seats.”

Part of the reason for that reaction will be the fact that Star Trek 2 has been shot in IMAX. “They are big cameras,” said Pine of the IMAX cameras. “They are big, loud cameras.”

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Pine Lawsuit Ends

Friday, June 8th, 2012

Recently, Star Trek 2‘s Chris Pine was sued by his former talent agency, SDB Partners, but the two parties have come to terms on a settlement.

According the SDG Partners, they took a chance on Pine back in 2002 when “nobody was willing to touch [him],” and helped the actor to land various roles including that of James T. Kirk in Star Trek XI.

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New Trek 2 Photos

Friday, June 1st, 2012

New photos featuring the actors from Star Trek 2 have appeared online.

The photos, featuring child actress Anjini Azhar, were taken with the regular cast of Star Trek 2 as well as with some of the guest stars for the movie.

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Pine In Talks For Drama Revival

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Star Trek 2‘s Chris Pine is in talks for a role in a revival of 1955′s Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

The original Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, penned by Tennessee Williams, was the story of a dysfunctional Mississippi family, gathered together to share the birthday of the dying patriarch of that family, “Big Daddy” Pollitt.

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Pine To Star In Comedy

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012

Star Trek 2‘s Chris Pine has co-written a new comedy in which he will also star.

The comedy is called Mantivities, and was co-written by Pine, Will Greenberg, Drew Howerton, Robert Baker, Ian Gotler and Tony Liebetrau.

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Trek Cast Visits Hooters

Monday, May 7th, 2012

In what must surely be a fanboy’s dream, several Star Trek cast members made their appearance at a local Hooter’s in Northern California last night.

The actors were in town filming scenes for Star Trek 2 at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.

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More Trek 2 Photos

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

The latest batch of Star Trek 2 set photos feature Chris Pine.

The actor is wearing the same black mock turtleneck tunic and gray slacks as were seen on Zachary Quinto yesterday in pictures also released by X17.

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Trek 2 Actors Update Movie Progress

Wednesday, April 25th, 2012

Chris Pine and Benedict Cumberbatch spoke about their recent work on Star Trek 2, including progress on the film and preparations for playing one of the characters.

When it comes to Star Trek 2, fans can expect plenty of action and an exciting film according to the actor playing Captain Kirk. “It’s just as action-packed at the first one,” Pine said.

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People Like Us Trailer Debuts

Thursday, March 29th, 2012

A new trailer for People Like Us, in which Chris Pine stars as a “twenty-something fast-talking salesman,” is now online.

People Like Us (formerly Welcome to People) is the story “of a struggling twenty-something man (Pine) who, after flying home to L.A. for the funeral of his estranged record-producer father, discovers that the will stipulates that he must deliver $150,000 in cash to a 30-year-old alcoholic sister (Elizabeth Banks) he never knew existed, and her troubled twelve-year-old son. Determined to keep the money to solve his own problems, he’s nonetheless fascinated by his unknown kin and makes contact with the two without revealing who he really is.”

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More Star Trek 2 Set Photos

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

A new batch of Star Trek 2 photos has appeared online and this batch includes Chris Pine.

The photos include Zachary Quinto (with Spock ears), Zoë Saldana and Pine.

The images can be found at Cosmic Book News.

Cumberbatch Reacts To Praise

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

After hearing what Chris Pine has to say about him, Benedict Cumberbatch had some praise of his own for Pine and the Star Trek cast.

Pine had told MTV that Cumberbatch was “fantastic,” and that he was “super talented.” He went on to say that “we are more than grateful to have him aboard [Star Trek 2].”

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Pine Sued By Former Agency

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Chris Pine‘s former talent agency, SDB Partners, has filed a suit against the actor after being dropped via email in November.

SDB Partners took a chance on Pine back in 2002 when “nobody was willing to touch [him],” and helped the actor to land various roles including that of James T. Kirk on Star Trek XI.

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Pine Grateful For Cumberbatch

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Star Trek 2‘s Chris Pine is happy to have Benedict Cumberbatch aboard for the J.J. Abrams sequel.

Pine was filled with praise for Cumberbatch. “Benedict is fantastic,” he said. “He’s just so good, He’s super talented, and we are more than grateful to have him onboard.”

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Abrams Wants Del Toro In Trek 2

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

J.J. Abrams confirmed that he would like to have Benicio Del Toro in Star Trek 2, although he is mum regarding what role the actor would play.

Del Toro and Abrams are still trying to work out a deal to get Del Toro for the Trek sequel. “Well, we’re just in negotiations,” said Abrams. “We’re in discussions. It’s not even negotiations—just in discussion. But I would love to work with him. I’ve wanted to work with him for years, and this felt like a good opportunity.”

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