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"Star Trek Beyond" Creative Team Boldly Goes in a New Direction

"Star Trek Beyond" Creative Team Boldly Goes in a New Direction

Director Justin Lin, writers Simon Pegg and Doug Jung, and producer J.J. Abrams discuss honoring the spirit of the series while exploring uncharted territory.

Sulu's Husband Plays a Major Role in "Star Trek: Beyond," Reveals Pegg, Cho

Sulu's Husband Plays a Major Role in "Star Trek: Beyond," Reveals Pegg, Cho

John Cho, Simon Pegg and more discussed how the change to Sulu's character came about and how his family will have a major part to play in the film.

"Star Trek's" Pegg Calls Debate With Takei Over Sulu's Sexuality A "Great Discussion to Have"

"Star Trek's" Pegg Calls Debate With Takei Over Sulu's Sexuality A "Great Discussion to Have"

Simon Pegg discusses the "lovely" conversations he's had with George Takei about "Star Trek Beyond's" handling of Sulu.

Simon Pegg Says "Star Trek Beyond's" Jaylah was Inspired by Jennifer Lawrence

Simon Pegg Says "Star Trek Beyond's" Jaylah was Inspired by Jennifer Lawrence

The "Star Trek Beyond" co-writer and star explained the new character's origins in a recent press conference.

LOOK: 50 "Star Tek Beyond" Images to Make You Beyond Excited for the Sequel

LOOK: 50 "Star Tek Beyond" Images to Make You Beyond Excited for the Sequel

Paramount Pictures has released hi-res photos from the upcoming "Star Trek" film, featuring stills and behind-the-scenes shots.

New "Star Trek Beyond" Clip Sees Scotty's Introduction to Jaylah

New "Star Trek Beyond" Clip Sees Scotty's Introduction to Jaylah

A new clip from the upcoming "Star Trek Beyond" depicts the first meeting between Scotty and Sofia Boutella's new alien character.

Simon Pegg Responds to George Takei's Criticism of a Gay Sulu in "Star Trek Beyond"

Simon Pegg Responds to George Takei's Criticism of a Gay Sulu in "Star Trek Beyond"

The film's co-writer insists if the film had introduced a new gay character, it wouldn't have had the same impact on audiences or the Trek Universe.

Jaylah Takes the Captain's Chair In New "Star Trek Beyond" Poster

Jaylah Takes the Captain's Chair In New "Star Trek Beyond" Poster

Jaylah, the mysterious alien woman who plays a key role in "Star Trek Beyond," has a love for Captain Kirk's chair, especially in this new character poster.

"Star Wars" Cast Reimagines BB-8 For Charity Art Auction

"Star Wars" Cast Reimagines BB-8 For Charity Art Auction

Mark Hamill, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega are among the actors and artists who gave the little droid a distinctly British makeover for charity.

Simon Pegg Got Help from Memory Alpha Writers on "Star Trek Beyond" Script

Simon Pegg Got Help from Memory Alpha Writers on "Star Trek Beyond" Script

Pegg opens up about the help he got from the fan wiki writers, the film's relationship to the upcoming TV series and more.

Simon Pegg in Negotiations for Spielberg's "Ready Player One"

Simon Pegg in Negotiations for Spielberg's "Ready Player One"

Simon Pegg ("Star Trek Beyond," "Hot Fuzz,") is in talks to join Steven Spielberg's dystopian sci-fi adaptation of "Ready Player One."

Daniel Craig's "Force Awakens" Cameo is Finally Revealed

Daniel Craig's "Force Awakens" Cameo is Finally Revealed

Months after Simon Pegg revealed the Bond actor had a role in the new "Star Wars" film, we at last know who he plays!

Simon Pegg "Didn't Love" the "Star Trek Beyond" Trailer, Asks Fans to "Hang in There"

Simon Pegg "Didn't Love" the "Star Trek Beyond" Trailer, Asks Fans to "Hang in There"

The actor and co-writer assures there's much more to "Star Trek Beyond" than all of the action depicted in the first trailer.

10 Best Moments from the "Star Wars" London Premiere

10 Best Moments from the "Star Wars" London Premiere

The cast and crew of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" hit the red carpet in London tonight to celebrate the opening of the newest film in the franchise.

George Takei's Lukewarm Reaction to the "Star Trek Beyond" Trailer

George Takei's Lukewarm Reaction to the "Star Trek Beyond" Trailer

George Takei wasn't too pleased with the "Star Trek Beyond" trailer, and neither was Wil Wheaton -- here's what they had to say.

New "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Clip Reveals Simon Pegg's Character, Spotlight on Rey

New "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Clip Reveals Simon Pegg's Character, Spotlight on Rey

Daisy Ridley delves into Rey's background, plus Simon Pegg's character debuts in a new "Force Awakens" promo.

Simon Pegg Praises "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," Still Doesn't Like Prequels

Simon Pegg Praises "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," Still Doesn't Like Prequels

Simon Pegg thinks the "Star Wars" prequels were a "monumental misunderstanding," but he's full of enthusiasm for "The Force Awakens."

"Star Trek Beyond" Wraps Production

"Star Trek Beyond" Wraps Production

Star and co-writer Simon Pegg has announced the conclusion of principal photography on director Justin Lin's 2017 "Star Trek" sequel.

Simon Pegg Was Part of "Star Wars" Brain Trust, JJ Abrams Reveals

Simon Pegg Was Part of "Star Wars" Brain Trust, JJ Abrams Reveals

The filmmaker says the "Star Trek" actor was invaluable as a "sounding board" during the development of "The Force Awakens."

Simon Pegg Calls Idris Elba's Villainous "Star Trek" Character "Interesting, Complex"

Simon Pegg Calls Idris Elba's Villainous "Star Trek" Character "Interesting, Complex"

Pegg offered more details about Elba's "Star Trek Beyond" character, including the fact that his character will be a much different villain than Kahn.

WATCH: "Mission: Impossible â Rogue Nation" Races in With First Clip

WATCH: "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation" Races in With First Clip

Tom Cruise and Simon Pegg are pursued by gun-wielding motorcyclists in the first clip from the fifth "Mission: Impossible" movie.

"Star Trek Beyond" Cast Offers Behind-the-Scenes Look in New Contest Video

"Star Trek Beyond" Cast Offers Behind-the-Scenes Look in New Contest Video

"Star Trek Beyond" stars Simon Pegg and Anton Yelchin offer a new look behind the scenes of the upcoming film in a charitable contest video.

"Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation" Goes Secure With Explosive New Trailer

"Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation" Goes Secure With Explosive New Trailer

It's a matter of life and death for Tom Cruise's Ethan Hunt in the first full-length trailer for the action film, which also stars Jeremy Renner and Simon Pegg.

Pegg Gets Heat for Genre Film Comments, Confirms "Star Trek 3" Title

Pegg Gets Heat for Genre Film Comments, Confirms "Star Trek 3" Title

After he made a comment disparaging genre films, Simon Pegg clarified his statements and confirmed the title of "Star Trek 3."

Simon Pegg Lets Slip Daniel Craig's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Cameo

Simon Pegg Lets Slip Daniel Craig's "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Cameo

It seems that "Star Wars" rumor was true: The James Bond actor will appear in "The Force Awakens," but we probably won’t see his face.

TRIBECA REVIEW: Simon Pegg And Lake Bell Make Us Fall Hard For "Man Up"

TRIBECA REVIEW: Simon Pegg And Lake Bell Make Us Fall Hard For "Man Up"

Simon Pegg and Lake Bell are hilarious and heartwarming in the rollicking story of a cynic who steals a blind date.

Pegg Confirms Idris Elba Will Play a "Kickass" New Character in "Star Trek 3"

Pegg Confirms Idris Elba Will Play a "Kickass" New Character in "Star Trek 3"

Simon Pegg shoots down speculation that Elba will play a character from the original series, saying, "We don’t always have to keep bumping into the same people."

REVIEW: "Kill Me Three Times" is, Sadly, Just a Wannabe "Pulp Fiction"

REVIEW: "Kill Me Three Times" is, Sadly, Just a Wannabe "Pulp Fiction"

If you consider yourself a Simon Pegg completist, his latest film may make you rethink your stance.

Simon Pegg & Kriv Stenders On the Twists & Turns Of "Kill Me Three Times"

Simon Pegg & Kriv Stenders On the Twists & Turns Of "Kill Me Three Times"

The "Star Trek" veteran and "Red Dog" director discuss the finer points of unapologetic bad guys, fight scenes and mustaches in their off-kilter new thriller.

Idris Elba Wonât Play a Klingon in "Star Trek 3," Simon Pegg Claims

Idris Elba Won’t Play a Klingon in "Star Trek 3," Simon Pegg Claims

The film’s co-writer seemingly shoots down rumors that Idris Elba may portray a Klingon in the next installment of the franchise.

Simon Pegg Promises "Frontierism" And "Optimism" In "Star Trek 3"

Simon Pegg Promises "Frontierism" And "Optimism" In "Star Trek 3"

The actor and writer chats about juggling the indie comedy thriller "Kill Me Three Times" and blockbuster franchises "Mission: Impossible" and "Star Trek."

Tom Cruise Is On The Run In "Mission: Impossible â Rogue Nation" Teaser

Tom Cruise Is On The Run In "Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation" Teaser

Tom Cruise and Simon Pegg are back taking on an organization of secret agents with no country or code in the fifth installment in the franchise.

Simon Pegg to Co-Write "Star Trek 3"

Simon Pegg to Co-Write "Star Trek 3"

The actor, who co-wrote "Shaun of the Dead," "Hot Fuzz" and "The World’s End," will work with "Dark Blue" creator Doug Jung on the screenplay.

SPINOFF REVIEW: The Pegg-Frost Bromance Continues in "The World's End"

SPINOFF REVIEW: The Pegg-Frost Bromance Continues in "The World's End"

Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg and Martin Freeman bring their Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy to a fitting conclusion with "The World's End," a sci-fi comedy about a secret robotic invasion and the dangers of nostalgia.

SDCC: Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg & Nick Frost Herald "The Worldâs End"

SDCC: Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg & Nick Frost Herald "The World’s End"

Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright charmed a packed Hall H audience at Comic-Con International with jokes, stories and fun footage from "The World’s End."

Simon Pegg Toys With Fans, Teases the Return of "Spaced"

Simon Pegg Toys With Fans, Teases the Return of "Spaced"

Simon Pegg teased his Twitter followers with the possibility for a fourth season of beloved U.K. comedy "Spaced," saying they'd circumvent earlier promises not to revive the show by skipping the third entirely.

"Star Trek Into Darkness" Debuts Booming Announcement Teaser

"Star Trek Into Darkness" Debuts Booming Announcement Teaser

Paramount has released a teaser for J.J. Abrams’ "Star Trek Into Darkness" featuring "Inception"-like music, threatening voiceover from Benedict Cumberbatch, the crew in peril -- and more!

SPINOFF REVIEW: "Paul"

SPINOFF REVIEW: "Paul"

SPINOFF's Adam Rosenberg reviews "Paul," saying the film, director Greg Mottola's first moviemaking team-up with "Shaun of the Dead" stars Simon Pegg and Nick Frost, "is a fun ride, beginning to end."

SPINOFF: Talking "Paul with Director Greg Mottola

SPINOFF: Talking "Paul with Director Greg Mottola

Director Greg Mottola spoke with SPINOFF ONLINE about managing the sci-fi comedy "Paul's" pop-culture references, finding the right man to voice the titular alien and more.

SPINOFF: Lo Truglio Tells Tales of "Paul"

SPINOFF: Lo Truglio Tells Tales of "Paul"

Actor Joe Lo Truglio spoke with SPINOFF ONLINE about how he ended up with a part in "Paul," the thrill of working with Nick Frost and Simon Pegg and why he spent half of the production on his knees.

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