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Star Trek writers returning for third instalment

Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci will pen the third instalment of the Star Trek franchise, following up their work on the first two entries. According to Variety, J.J. Abrams is in negotiations to come back as a producer on the as-yet undated sequel to Star Trek Into Darkness. His Star Wars Episode VII duties, however, […]

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Tom Cruise takes on Van Helsing

Tom Cruise is attached to star in a new Van Helsing movie, scripted by Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci (Star Trek, Transformers). According to Variety, the project is part of a new two-year deal Kurtzman and Orci signed at Universal. They are now also involved in the studio’s remake of The Mummy. Cruise will produce […]

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J.J. Abrams officially signs on for Star Trek 2

In news that will surprise absolutely no one, J.J. Abrams has officially signed on to direct a sequel to his hit 2009 flick Star Trek. Although it was assumed Abrams would return to the captain’s chair for the follow-up to his wildly successful franchise reboot, the director was a little cagey about committing to a release date. […]

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