Star Trek director J.J. Abrams posted an update on his Facebook blog about the films production status. Read below to find out the current stage of this highly anticipated film...

We're just making final tweaks to the movie -- we should be totally locked next week. Then we're going to flash-freeze it so it's totally fresh for you in May. I can't wait for you to see the movie. The cast is awesome. The action and effects pushed the stunt team and ILM beyond their limits. I'm so grateful to this cast and crew -- and to all of you for your interest and patience. We'll continue to update this page with new info and exclusives, so check back when you think of it. In the meantime, have a happy, healthy, fun holiday! RELATED: Star Trek Cast Deals Aren't Done for New Movie Yet

From the last days of the sound mix,


From director J.J. Abrams (Mission: Impossible III) and screenwriters Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci Transformers) comes a new vision of the greatest space adventure of all time, Star Trek, featuring a young, new crew venturing boldly where no man has gone before.

Star Trek comes to theaters May 8, 2009 from Paramount Pictures.