The final member of the Star Trek Enterprise bridge crew has been confirmed. STARTREK.COM is reporting that Karl Urban has been cast to play Dr. Leonard McCoy.
With Pine now also being officially confirmed as Kirk, this completes the casting process of the bridge crew for the film. The only major roles yet to be cast include the characters of Christopher Pike, Kirk’s parents and an unnamed “Federation Captain”.
Here’s a quick rundown of who’s been cast (click the actor’s for their IMDB page, and click the character name for the related casting article):
Eric Bana as Nero (villain)
John Cho as Hikaru Sulu
Leonard Nimoy as (older) Mr. Spock
Simon Pegg as Montgomery “Scotty” Scott
Chris Pine as James T. Kirk
Zachary Quinto as Mr. Spock
Zoe Saldana as Uhura
Karl Urban as Dr. Leondard “Bones” McCoy
Anton Yelchin as Pavel Chekov
Star Trek hits theaters Christmas Day 2008.