Star Trek Beyond recently received a new trailer which means that more and more information about the upcoming movie keeps coming in.

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Being in space and all, the Star Trek franchise has never shied away from featuring wonderfully weird extraterrestrial life forms. As part of its 50th anniversary celebrations the franchise has announced that the upcoming Star Trek Beyond movie will boast a massive cast of 50 different aliens.

Along with the news that the upcoming movie will feature so many aliens, a new trailer was also released during an event hosted by the movie’s producer, J.J. Abrams.

Star Trek Beyond Event

The trailer was introduced by Simon Pegg who portrays the iconic role of Scotty. A lot was named in honour of the late and great Leonard Nimoy who portrayed the original Commander Spock in the original Star Trek TV series.

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J.J. Abram went on to announce that Star Trek Beyond will officially premier at San Diago Comic-Con 2016.

 Star Trek Beyond is the third instalment in the reboot series which was started back in 2009 when Star Trek was released. Star Trek Into Darkness followed in 2013. Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto return to reprise their roles of the legendary Captain James T. Kirk and Commander Spock. Zoe Saldana also returns as Uhura and John Cho reprises his role of Sulu.
Star Trek Beyond Poster

Star Trek Beyond was directed by Justin Lin and is set to hit cinemas in late July 2016.

Drop us a comment and let us know if you’re excited for the next instalment in the Star Trek franchise which has been going strong for the past 50 years.

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