When J.J. Abrams jumped from "boldly going where no man has gone before" to "a galaxy far, far away" people immediately began to speculate on who might helm a follow up to STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS. The studio apparently wants to celebrate the series 50th anniversary in 2016 with a new film so even if they wanted Abrams back he's probably going to be far too busy with STAR WARS: EPISODE VII or one
It was a huge surprise yesterday when Bryan Singer announced that Evan Peters will be playing Quicksilver in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST considering Joss Whedon was already planning on using the character in THE AVENGERS 2. Many wondered if this was the first step towards a mega union between the two studios or if FOX is just trying to piss all over Marvel's bonfire.
Well according to HitFix's
CANNES, France—The annual Cannes festival on the French Riviera is the grandest platform in the world for the highest ambitions of film, a place where the art form is worshipped with wild passion and adoring reverence.
SINGAPORE—Portraying USS Enterprise helmsman Hikaru Sulu in the latest "Star Trek" movie comes with big shoes to fill, but the man who played the part in the TV series and six films has given his blessing to the actor currently playing the role.