IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX; TSX:IMX) and Paramount Pictures Corporation, a unit of Viacom Inc., today announced that the sequel to J.J. Abrams’ 2009 blockbuster Star Trek, will be released in the immersive IMAX® 3D format on May 17, 2013. The film represents the second feature in the ground-breaking franchise to be released in IMAX following Star Trek, which grossed more than $375 million at the worldwide box office.
The complete press release is included after the jump.
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The first photos from the set of J.J. Abrams’ follow-up to 2009’s Star Trek have surfaced on the internet. The photos feature Zachary Quinto (Spock), Zoe Saldana (Uhura) as well as our first look at Benedict Cumberbatch (who play’s the film’s villain). Click over the jump to see more photos.
One of the shots also confirms that at least some scenes from the film will be shot with IMAX cameras:
The Untitled Star Trek Sequel is scheduled to hit conventional, 3D and IMAX theaters on May 17, 2013. Click over the jump to check out more photos.
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Paramount Pictures has officially announced that principal photography began January 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, CA on the sequel to 2009’s Star Trek from director J.J. Abrams. The complete press release is included after the jump.
The Untitled Star Trek Sequel is scheduled to hit conventional and 3D theaters on May 13, 2013.
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Peter Weller has joined the cast of producer/director J.J. Abrams Star Trek sequel.
No details on the role were revealed by Variety, who broke the news, but the part is expected to be that of the previously reported secondary villain, who Variety previously reported as being “someone who’s older and in more of a […]
J.J. Abrams has selected Alice Eve to join the ensemble cast of his Star Trek sequel. According to Variety, Eve will be playing a character that is believed to be new to “Star Trek” canon.
Variety also confirmed that Benicio del Toro’s deal is pending to play an as-yet-unannounced villain in the project.
Paramount Pictures will release J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek sequel on May 17, 2013. The original report surfaced at Deadline but has since been confirmed by TrekMovie who confirms that the film will be released in 2D and 3D.
As previously reported, production on the project begins January 15, 2012. There will be a four year […]
Cross-posted at TrekMovie.com
Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman revealed that J.J. Abrams’ sequel to Star Trek could be released in 2013, confirming recent reports that the film would slip out of 2012.
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As expected, Paramount Pictures has officially announced a delay for the Star Trek sequel. The film was originally scheduled to hit theaters on June 29, 2012, but as was reported yesterday, the studio has pushed up G.I. Joe: Retaliation to that date instead.
The Star Trek sequel doesn’t have a new date, but expectations are […]
Deadline reports that J.J. Abrams is moving closer to sign on to direct a sequel to the 2009 sci-fi hit Star Trek, but the studio will be shifting the film out of its current June 29, 2012 release date. Justin Chu’s G.I. Joe: Retaliation (note the new title) will be moved up from its former August […]