More Photos of Benedict Cumberbatch, Zachary Quinto & Zoe Saldana on the STAR TREK 2 Set
Published: February 27, 2012 - 3:15pm
Featuring the return of the first film's main cast including Chris Pine as James Kirk, Zoe Saldana as Uhura and Zachary Quinto as Spock, Star Trek 2 is directed by J.J. Abrams (Star Trek, Super 8) and scheduled for theatrical release in 2013.
Paramount Pictures has announced that principal photography in currently underway in Los Angeles, CA for the sequel to Star Trek from director J.J. Abrams. The film will be released on May 17, 2013 in 3D. Returning to their posts on the Enterprise are John Cho, Bruce Greenwood, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoë Saldana, Karl Urban, and Anton Yelchin. They are joined by new cast members Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve and Peter Weller.
Based upon “Star Trek” created by Gene Roddenberry, the film is produced by J.J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, Damon Lindelof, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci. The script was written by Alex Kurtzman & Robert Orci & Damon Lindelof. Jeffrey Chernov, David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Paul Schwake are the executive producers. The director of photography is Dan Mindel, ASC, BSC. The production designer is Scott Chambliss. The film is edited by Maryann Brandon, A.C.E. and Mary Jo Markey, A.C.E. The costume designer is Michael Kaplan. The music is by Michael Giacchino.