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Roberto Orci in Talks to Direct Star Trek 3

Roberto Orci in Talks to Direct Star Trek 3

J.J. Abrams and his Bad Robot team have been lobbying Paramount hard on this controversial choice.

B. Alan Orange

Writer Roberto Orci Wants to Direct Star Trek 3

Writer Roberto Orci Wants to Direct Star Trek 3

J.J. Abrams is in favor of this, but Paramount is being cautious as they don't want to hand the franchise over to a first time director.

B. Alan Orange

Joe Cornish Is Not Directing Star Trek 3

Joe Cornish Is Not Directing Star Trek 3

The director is no longer interested in taking over for J.J. Abrams on this upcoming sequel. Rupert Wyatt or Jon M. Chu may be next in line for the job.

Brian Gallagher

Star Trek 3 Adds Writers J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay

They will craft the script alongside Roberto Orci. Director Joe Cornish is high on the studio's list for the sequel, although an offer hasn't been made.

Brian Gallagher

Paramount Wants Attack the Block Director Joe Cornish for Star Trek 3

J.J. Abrams is out due to his involvement with Star Wars: Episode VII. Paramount doesn't have a deal with the Ant-Man writer just yet.

Brian Gallagher

J.J. Abrams Endorses Director Rupert Wyatt for Star Trek 3

Abrams is ready to pass the baton as he takes on Star Wars: Episode VII, hinting at the plot of Star Trek 3.

B. Alan Orange

Star Trek 3 Brings Back Writers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman with J.J. Abrams Producing

Co-writer Damon Lindelof is not returning to write the follow-up to this summer's blockbuster Star Trek Into Darkness.

Brian Gallagher

Star Trek 3 Wants G.I. Joe Retaliation Director Jon M. Chu

The news comes just weeks after the filmmaker was confirmed to direct G.I. Joe 3, which may cause a scheduling conflict for the director.

Brian Gallagher

Star Trek 3 Will Shoot in 2014 with J.J. Abrams Possibly Directing

Star Zachary Quinto makes the bold claim that this sequel will be released alongside Star Wars: Episode VII in 2015.

B. Alan Orange

Attack the Block Director Joe Cornish Wanted for Star Trek 3

The filmmaker is reportedly one of the top contenders to replace J.J. Abrams for the return of this sci-fi franchise.

Brian Gallagher

Star Trek 3 May Center on Klingons Says Writer Damon Lindelof

The screenwriter hints that Benedict Cumberbatch may return, if he survives Star Trek Into Darkness, while Zachary Quinto talks about returning without J.J. Abrams.

Brian Gallagher

J.J. Abrams Talks Star Trek 3 and Working with George Lucas on Star Wars 7

The director of these two huge sci-fi franchise says that he may still direct the next Star Trek, and that George Lucas is always nearby.

B. Alan Orange