Simon Pegg and Roberto Orci both took to their respective Twitter accounts this week in preparation to the release of Star Trek Beyond and the film’s much talked about second trailer.
Orci, who co-wrote the third installment of the rebooted film series along with Simon Pegg, Doug Jung, John D. Payne and Patrick McCay, shot down rumors of a delay until September, replying to the question by clearly stating “it wont be delayed.”
it wont be delayed. https://t.co/PQqP72X2Pk
— Roberto Orci (@realboborci) May 15, 2016
Beyond co-writer and star, Simon Pegg hyped the release of the second trailer this Friday, tweeting “3 days until the new trailer drops and Star Trek Beyond goes boldly out of the darkness.”
3 days until the new trailer drops and Star Trek Beyond goes boldly out of the darkness. CF
— Pegg News (@simonpegg) May 17, 2016
The next trailer will be unveiled during a special “fan event” on May 20th at Paramount Studio in Los Angeles. Both Pegg and Orci, along with director Justin Lin and other members of the cast and crew are expected to be in attendance.
TrekNews.net will be live at the Star Trek Beyond event and will be reporting throughout.
Directed by Justin Lin, written by Simon Pegg, Doug Jung, Roberto Orci, John D. Payne and Patrick McCay, Star Trek Beyond stars Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, John Cho, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba and Sofia Boutella. The film is scheduled to hit theaters on July 22.