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‘Star Trek 3’ gets a new, non-J.J. Abrams director

After months of rumours and flirtatious glances, Paramount and Skydance have locked down Roberto Orci as director of Star Trek 3, Variety reports. Better known for his partnership with screenwriter Alex Kurtzman (the two penned both Star Trek reboots, Cowboys & Aliens, and the first two Transformers movies), this will mark Orci’s directorial debut. The […]

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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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