Roberto Orci News
Roberto Orci Is No Longer Writing Star Trek 3
Former Star Trek 3 writer and director Roberto Orci confirms that he is now only producing the upcoming sequel.
By B. Alan Orange — December 26th, 2014
Star Trek 3 to Be More Like Guardians of the Galaxy?
Roberto Orci is rumored to have left the Star Trek 3 directing gig because Paramount wants the sequel to resemble Guardians of the Galaxy.
By Brian Gallagher — December 16th, 2014
Roberto Orci Comments on Exit as Star Trek 3 Director
Roberto Orci reveals that he will still be 'very involved' in the production of Star Trek 3, and denies time travel plot rumors.
By Brian Gallagher — December 9th, 2014
Did Star Trek 3 Script Get Director Roberto Orci Fired?
According to sources,the Star Trek 3 story is being dumped and is the reason for Roberto Orci's exit.
By B. Alan Orange — December 6th, 2014
Star Trek 3 Loses Roberto Orci as Director
Roberto Orci has backed away from making his directing debut on Star Trek 3, with Edgar Wright rumored to replace him.
By Brian Gallagher — December 5th, 2014
Power Rangers Movie Loses Star Trek 3 Director Roberto Orci
Roberto Orci's commitment to directing Star Trek 3 has forced him to pull out of his producing duties on Lionsgate's Power Rangers.
By Brian Gallagher — September 19th, 2014
Power Rangers Movie Is Connected to Original Series
Power Rangers executive producer Roberto Orci insists he will not ruin the franchise, and is open to cameos from the original stars.
By Brian Gallagher — July 21st, 2014
Roberto Orci's Amazing Spider-Man 3 Exit Leaves the Franchise in Limbo
Writer Roberto Orci hints that Sony isn't sure what to do with The Amazing Spider-Man 3 or its spin-offs at this time.
By Brian Gallagher — July 11th, 2014
Star Trek 3 Has Not Yet Confirmed Director Roberto Orci
Roberto Orci says he won't be confirmed to direct Star Trek 3 until Paramount signs off on the script.
By Brian Gallagher — July 10th, 2014
Director Roberto Orci Teases Star Trek 3 Story Details and New Aliens
Filmmaker Roberto Orci hopes that Star Trek 3 will feature a new alien species living in deep space, while the characters moving closer to their origins in the TV show.
By Brian Gallagher — June 26th, 2014
Star Trek 3: Roberto Orci Officially Replaces J.J. Abrams as Director
Patrick McKay and John D. Payne are helping the director write this sci-fi sequel with J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burke and David Ellison producing.
By Harout Harmanian — May 14th, 2014
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.
By B. Alan Orange — May 9th, 2014
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.
By B. Alan Orange — April 22nd, 2014
The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Writer Roberto Orci Talks Venom and Sinister Six
The challenge is turning these villains into anti-heroes, making them somewhat likable. OsCorp will be the link that ties it all together.
By Harout Harmanian — January 16th, 2014
Van Helsing and The Mummy Will Set Up a Monster Universe for Universal
Writer-producer Roberto Orci teases early plans to create a franchise with classic Universal monsters. Will we see Frankenstein Vs. Van Helsing next?
By Brian Gallagher — October 18th, 2013
The Amazing Spider-Man 3 Lands Writers Roberto Orci, Alex Kurtzman and Jeff Pinkner
The writing trio behind next summer's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 have been brought back for the third installment starring Andrew Garfield.
By Brian Gallagher — October 2nd, 2013
Join J.J. Abrams and Roberto Orci in a Star Trek Into Darkness Live Tweet Along
Plus, visual effects supervisor Roger Guyett will be on hand to answer fans' questions starting at 7:30 PM PT tonight.
By Brian Gallagher — August 22nd, 2013
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.
By Brian Gallagher — August 5th, 2013
Star Trek Into Darkness Gets Star Trek Countdown to Darkness Prequel Comic
This 4 issue mini-series will lead directly into the upcoming sequel, with a story from Roberto Orci and Mike Johnson.
By B. Alan Orange — October 22nd, 2012
Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci to Produce Dragonology
The Star Trek 2 writer-producers will look for a new screenwriter to adapt this children's fantasy novel set in a world where dragons exist.
By Brian Gallagher — August 27th, 2012
Ender's Game Battle School Set Photo
Producer Roberto Orci explains the Dragon Army in the latest post from his production blog for this sci-fi adaptation.
By Brian Gallagher — May 3rd, 2012
Tom Cruise to Star in Van Helsing Remake for Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman
The producers are also developing a remake of The Mummy with Prometheus writer Jon Spaihts under their new deal with Universal.
By Brian Gallagher — May 1st, 2012
Ender's Game Set Photo Featuring Director Gavin Hood
The filmmaker is seen crossing off a completed shot on the storyboards in this adaptation of Orson Scott Card's sci-fi novel.
By Brian Gallagher — April 26th, 2012
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Lands Writers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman
The Star Trek 2 duo will rework the first draft by James Vanderbilt for this sequel, which is set to begin production in early 2013.
By Brian Gallagher — April 24th, 2012
Ender's Game Monitor Implant and Earth Room Set Photos
Producer Roberto Orci has posted new updates on the production blog for this sci-fi adaptation starring Asa Butterfield.
By Brian Gallagher — April 18th, 2012
Ender's Game Production Blog Launched
Producer Robert Orci chimes in with the first post and shares an anecdote from young star Asa Butterfield.
By Brian Gallagher — March 21st, 2012
Star Trek 2 Spock Photos with Leonard Nimoy and Zachary Quinto
The first images from J.J. Abrams' upcoming sequel have arrived, revealing that both young and old Spock will play a part in this new story.
By B. Alan Orange — February 2nd, 2012
Star Trek 2 Wants Bruce Greenwood
Roberto Orci confirms that Captain Pike has been written into this sci-fi sequel, although the actor has not officially signed on yet.
By Brian Gallagher — December 30th, 2011
Star Trek 2 Begins Shooting January 15th
Director J.J. Abrams is currently scouting locations in Hawaii for a 'jungle planet' in this highly-anticipated sci-fi sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — November 16th, 2011
Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtrzman Sell Wyatt Earp Series to Fox
This Western drama will explore how the gunslinger and his brothers helped bring justice to the Old West.
By Brian Gallagher — September 29th, 2011
Star Trek 2 Tie-In Comic Book Arrives This Fall
IDW Publishing is releasing the new series based on J.J. Abrams' 2009 blockbuster movie in collaboration with writer-producer Roberto Orci.
By Brian Gallagher — June 17th, 2011
Star Trek 2 Working Off 70-Page Outline
Screenwriter Roberto Orci said he is waiting for J.J. Abrams to wrap up work on Super 8 before they delve into this sci-fi sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — May 23rd, 2011
Roberto Orci and Jeff Kline Talk Transformers: Prime
The producers behind The Hub's animated series based on the popular robot franchise discuss the remainder of the season.
By Jami Philbrick — February 8th, 2011
SET VISIT: Cowboys and Aliens Part II
In the second part of our visit to the Santa Fe set, we speak with actors Paul Dano, Sam Rockwell, and writer Roberto Orci.
By Jami Philbrick — December 1st, 2010
Star Trek 2 Not Part of a Trilogy
Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci have finally hit upon an idea for the upcoming sequel.
By B. Alan Orange — November 30th, 2010
Welcome to People Casting Call Announced
Alex Kurtzman makes his directorial debut with this drama starring Chris Pine and Elizabeth Banks.
By B. Alan Orange — November 30th, 2010
Star Trek 2 Villains Discussed by J.J. Abrams
Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman may include both Khan and the Klingons in this upcoming sci-fi sequel.
By Brian Gallagher — September 13th, 2010
Steven Spielberg Finds Locke & Key
Developing Joe Hill's comic series into a major TV franchise.
By Cat Parker — August 24th, 2010
SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Star Trek 2 Updates from Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman!
Screenwriters Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman discuss the sequel to the sci-fi film.
By Jami Philbrick — August 4th, 2010
SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Cowboys and Aliens Updates from Orci and Kurtzman
Screenwriters Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman discuss the upcoming Jon Favreau directed film.
By Jami Philbrick — August 4th, 2010
SDCC 2010 EXCLUSIVE: Hawaii Five-0 Season 1 Cast Interviews!
Daniel Dae Kim, Grace Park, director Len Wiseman and others discuss the updated version of the classic series.
By Jami Philbrick — July 27th, 2010
Jeremy Slater Will Write an Untitled Airport Thriller for DreamWorks
Eagle Eye producers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci are set to produce.
By Evan Jacobs — April 12th, 2010