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Star Trek Beyond Featurette Focuses On Jaylah

One of the characters that fans are most looking forward to in the upcoming Star Trek Beyond is Jaylah played by Sofia Boutella. She’s an interesting addition to the crew. Besides being an alien species, she’s a strong, determined woman with a knowledge of mechanical engineering that impresses Mr. Scott (Simon Pegg). But she’s also […]

Idris Elba Introduces Us To Krall From Star Trek Beyond

For a Star Trek movie to be good, you need a good villain. Paramount turned to Idris Elba to bring to life the new character of Krall. In this new featurette, Elba introduces us to the blue skinned alien, but it has to be more than just he had a beef with the Federation, so […]

Simon Pegg Responds To George Takei’s Remarks About Sulu’s LGBT Status

While Star Trek Beyond actor and writer Simon Pegg wanted to honor actor George Takei by revealing his character, Hikaru Sulu, is in fact gay, Takei took issue with the concept. As revealed by The Hollywood Reporter yesterday afternoon, Takei even attempted to dissuade Pegg, director Justin Lin and new Sulu actor John Cho from including […]

Star Trek Beyond To Reveal Hikaru Sulu As Gay

Star Trek is known for being fairly progressive, but has yet to have a prominent gay character in its fifty year film and television history. In 1996, it was said that Neal McDonough‘s character in Star Trek: First Contact, Lieutenant Hawk, was intended to be the first gay character in the series, but both producers […]

Simon Pegg Sings To Figaro For Ice Age: Collision Course

The thing with the Ice Age franchise is you know eventually there will be a giant rock from the sky that hits the Earth and ends the series. It seems that the character of Buck knows that is going to happen as he has found a prophecy. But instead of telling folks about it, he […]

Scotty, Uhura And Sulu Get Character Posters For Star Trek Beyond

Paramount has released new character posters for Star Trek Beyond featuring Simon Pegg as Scotty, Zoe Saldana as Uhura and John Cho as Sulu. These go with the previously released posters with Zachary Quinto as Spock, Karl Urban as McCoy, Sofia Boutella as Jaylah and Anton Yelchin as Chekov. Star Trek Beyond begins the USS […]

New Star Trek Beyond Trailer Warps Into Action

It’s been a while since Star Trek Beyond hit the galaxy with new footage, but a new trailer has been released and it offers a richer look at the film as Chris Pine‘s Captain Kirk, Zachary Quinto‘s Spock and Simon Pegg‘s Scotty face down a new threat to the Federation in the form of Idris Elba‘s […]

Simon Pegg To Enter The Online World Of Ready Player One

The pop culture obsessed world of Ready Player One may get another geek credential as word comes that Simon Pegg is in talks to join the production, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film, based on the Ernest Cline novel, will be directed by Steven Spielberg and tell the story of a scavenger hunt inside […]

Simon Pegg Says There Is ” A Lot More Star Trek” In Star Trek Beyond

When HeyUGuys caught up with Star Trek Beyond actor and co-writer Simon Pegg at the UK Star Wars premiere, he gave what appeared to be a fairly honest reaction to the recently unveiled teaser for the next Trek adventure, saying he didn’t love it. “They have to bang the drum,” he explained, referring to Paramount […]

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Details From Empire Magazine

For those looking for the last few Force Awakens morsels of detail to go into the theaters with on December 18th, Empire offers a few more with its new issue. Star Wars News (via Slashfilm) has compiled a handful of the nuggets, including director J.J. Abrams‘ cinematic influences, his choice to go back to the […]

The Moment Star Wars Changed Everything For Nick Frost And Simon Pegg

We first met them in Spaced (I sent friends at DC Comics videos of it, which got passed around a lot). They returned for Shawn of The Dead (I was one of their zombies, bottom right when the camera pan over the fence to see the WInchester. Andy Diggle is in there somewhere too). And once, at […]

Simon Pegg On Collaboration In Star Trek Beyond Script; Uninterested In Directing

Star Trek Beyond begins shooting in Dubai this week and during a press day announcing the film’s arrival in the United Arab Emirates, Simon Pegg told The Hollywood Reporter about his nervousness in co-writing the third film in the rebooted Star Trek film series. “I was slightly worried about being a co-writer on this movie, […]

Fashionable Fleet Uniforms In Star Trek Beyond Setpics

Screencrush came into possession of some behind-the-scenes video from the set of Star Trek Beyond which is currently in production. The video is now unavailable, but they’ve been nice enough to create a series of gifs and a photoset revealing what might be the best Starfleet uniforms since the 1982 redesign for Star Trek II: […]

Five Clips From Simon Pegg’s Absolutely Anything

Simon Pegg’s latest comedy, Absolutely Anything, opens soon and we have 5 clips from the film including some of the final footage from comedic legend Robin Williams. Absolutely Anything follows a disillusioned school teacher (Pegg) who suddenly finds he has the ability to do anything he wishes, a challenge bestowed upon him by a group […]

First Look At New Star Trek Alien In Charity Video

Previously we ran a story about how the crew from Star Trek: Beyond… including Idris Elba… were working with Omaze to raise money for charity by offering up a walk-on role in Star Trek: Beyond. Now Simon Pegg and Anton Yelchin (and his dog Elvis) are back to offer up a second walk-on role in […]

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation – Cruise Doing His Own Stunts

Tom Cruise likes to do his own stunts when possible. Even when that stunts involves hanging on to the side of an airplane in flight. The scene we’ve seen over and over in the trailers and TV spots as Ethan Hunt hangs on to the plane as it’s taking off while Benji Dunn (Simon Pegg) is […]

New International Trailer For Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation

Paramount Pictures has released a new international trailer for Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation, Returning for the fifth entry in the action franchise are Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg and Ving Rhames. They are joined by Alec Baldwin and Rebecca Ferguson. The film is directed by Christopher McQuarrie and written by Drew Pearce and Will Staples. Ethan and team take on […]

Aren’t You A Little Famous For A Stormtrooper

This may be a bit spoiler-ish so I’ll give you a chance to leave now before I actually say what it is… I’ll even throw up a picture of a stop sign… Okay… if you’re still here… In a red carpet interview with The Sun, Star Trek and Shaun of the Dead star Simon Pegg […]