So Benicio Del Toro won't be playing the villain in Star Trek 2, whether he is indeed Khan or not. Nobody will say for sure right now.
Star Trek 2 casting news is heating up as the film gets closer to its start date, and this time around it's the good news/bad news routine.
Chalk up another victory for Team Abrams, because veteran actor Peter Weller is joining the cast of Star Trek 2!
It's hard to restrain Trekkie enthusiasm with the production of JJ Abram's ST2 poised to kick off on January 15, 2012 for a May 17, 2013 release date.
Mark your calendars Trekkies! Yes, a theater date has been set for Star Trek 2 and it is (drum roll please!) May 17th, 2013.
As we previously reported on TG Daily, Star Trek 2 has been a long time coming, mostly because Team JJ Abrams was busy with other projects, such as Super 8.
Benicio Del Toro may have been tapped to be the next Star Trek villain, but what character will Del Toro play if he accepts the role?
It's terrible to see a lot of celebrities hiding their sexuality out of fear it will ruin their careers, which is why I feel Zachary Quinto has shown enormous courage for coming out as a gay man.
You probably knew both of these were going to happen eventually, but just in case anyone was waiting on pins and needles in anticipation, you can now relax.
It used to be a given that most sequels couldn't live up to the originals. Then again, the bar has been set rather high for sequels in recent years.
The sequel to the hit 2009 film "Star Trek" is still coming, but not as soon as originally announced.