Posted on Friday, July 13th, 2012 by Germain Lussier
Paramount and Star Trek 2 aren’t at San Diego Comic-Con 2012, but Karl Urban is. The star of Dredd plays a big role in Trek 2, and in an interview we conducted to talk about Dredd, he said that there will be some kind of Star Trek 2 footage premiering on YouTube this weekend. Is he being honest? Is this a J.J. Abrams twist? Read his quote and speculate after the jump.
For my last question of the Dredd interview (which we’ll run closer to the release of the film) I asked Urban if he’s been messing with fans, dropping a supposed name of Benedict Cumberbatch’s villain and teasing that we’ll see Star Trek 2 footage soon:
“I’m not messing with you. I’m not one to do that,” he said. “There is gonna be some very special footage coming out this weekend for comic con. A Star Trek exclusive coming to YouTube. It’ll be ‘Star Trek Comic Con Sneak Peak.'”
I guess we’ll have to wait until this weekend to see if he’s being truthful, or what exactly is shown, but Urban did not sound like he was joking.Cool Posts From Around the Web: