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At the beginning of 2019, news came that a fourth Star Trek film featuring the younger crew of the USS Enterprise had been shelved. The culprit was reportedly contract disputes involving Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth. However, not everyone is giving up hope on the sequel coming together.

Star Trek franchise star Zachary Quinto was on a Television Critics Association panel for his upcoming AMC series NOS4A2. After the panel, /Film asked if he was surprised to learn Star Trek 4 was on the back burner, and Quinto remained optimistic that a fourth film would be made… eventually. Read More »

TOY STORY 4 teaser trailer

In this edition of Sequel Bits:

  • John Cho still thinks Star Trek 4 will happen.
  • Avatar 2 producer Jon Landau has an update on the epic sequel.
  • Bird Box cast member has an idea for a sequel.
  • Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan are planning a new Trip movie.
  • Fantastic Beasts 3 production start has been delayed.
  • Vin Diesel asks for help finding xXx 4 cast members.
  • We might now know the plot of Toy Story 4.

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star trek 4 shelved

Trek Watch! (Please read that in Paul Rudd’s Anchorman voice.) A galaxy full of Star Trek news just happened to beam itself into our laps, so I’ve rounded it up for you, dear reader. The biggest and perhaps most disappointing story is that Star Trek 4 has been shelved due to those contract disputes with Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth. Meanwhile, the CBS All Access show about Captain Picard will apparently feature Picard’s life being “radically altered.” And finally, CBS All Access is boldly going forward with another animated Star Trek series.

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Glass teaser - Samuel L. Jackson

In this edition of Sequel Bits:

  • M. Night Shyamalan says “No” to a Glass sequel.
  • The 47 Meters Down sequel will star the daughters of Jamie Foxx and Sylvester Stallone.
  • John Cho has a good feeling about Star Trek 4.
  • See The Rock and Vanessa Kirby running on the set of Hobbs and Shaw.
  • Warwick Davis explains why he didn’t return for Leprechaun Returns.
  • John Carpenter would be down to score the inevitable Halloween sequel.
  • Karen Allen would like to return for Indiana Jones 5.

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sequel bits all the boys 2

In this edition of Sequel Bits:

  • John Cho is still waiting on info about Star Trek 4
  • Maleficent 2 wraps production
  • There’s now a Sharknado VR game
  • Hey, do you want to see a photo of the Wreck-It-Ralph 2 score being recorded?
  • David Sobolov, who has contributed voice work to various Transformers games and cartoons, has a role in Bumblebee
  • The Predator gets an IMAX poster
  • There might be a To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before sequel

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Chris Pine Leaves Star Trek 4

Captain…we have a problem.

Chris Pine and Chris Hemsworth have both walked away from Star Trek 4 following failed salary negotiations. Pine was going to reprise his role as Captain James T. Kirk for the fourth time. Hemsworth was going to return via time travel as Kirk’s father, who was introduced in the 2009 reboot’s memorable prologue. What happens next, especially since the rest of the cast is still on board, remains uncertain.

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star trek 4 update

There’s a lot happening in the world of Star Trek. In addition to Star Trek: Discovery and other Trek shows coming to CBS, there’s also Star Trek 4, and Quentin Tarantino‘s possibly R-Rated TrekStar Trek movie franchise actor Simon Pegg is making the rounds promoting Mission: Impossible – Fallout, which means he’s getting asked Star Trek questions every now and then. Pegg offered a Star Trek 4 update, mostly concerning new director S.J. Clarkson, as well as a possible start-date for Tarantino’s Star Trek.

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In this edition of Sequel Bits:

  • Super Troopers 3 might happen.
  • Simon Pegg offers an update on Star Trek 4.
  • The SpongeBob Movie has a release date.
  • Godzilla: King of the Monsters is bringing back a character from Kong: Skull Island.
  • Tom Hardy seems convinced more Mad Max movies will happen.

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Sequel Bits MIF

In this edition of Sequel Bits:

  • Mission: Impossible – Fallout receives 9 character posters
  • Emilia Clarke was “relieved” she didn’t have to return for a sequel to Terminator Genisys
  • The next Jumanji sequel gets its first poster
  • Rob Zombie shares images from his movie Three From Hell
  • A new Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom set photo
  • Zachary Quinto talks more about Star Trek 4
  • And more!

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star trek 4 director

Star Trek 4 has found a director: S.J. Clarkson, who will be the first woman to helm a Trek film. Paramount is developing two different Star Trek films: the Quentin Tarantino R-Rated Trek, and Star Trek 4, which will serve as a sequel to the rebooted Star Trek film franchise. More on the Star Trek 4 director below.

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