Earlier this week we learned that Disney, the new owners of LucasFilm, and thus the Star Wars franchise, are working on some films set in the Star Wars universe which will not directly tie into the two existing trilogies. Meaning, the protagonists will not be Skywalkers.
I’m personally looking forward to Star Trek into Darkness, despite the criticism over lens flares and altered character profiles.
LucasFilm boss Kennedy talks about getting the new Star Trek guru to take the helm of sci-fi’s other great franchise.
When it was decided during post production that the prison escape scene near the beginning of 2009’s Star Trek film didn’t need to be in the final cut, we lost the opportunity to see J. J. Abrams’ redesigned Klingons.
NBC has ordered a season of the J.J. Abrams created sci-fi drama.
New Star Trek television may happen, but only at the behest of J.J. Abrams.