A brand new path for Star Trek.
With Quentin Tarantino’s potential Star Trek movie gaining momentum over the previous few weeks, it now appears the undertaking has discovered its author.
Deadline claims The Revenant author Mark L. Smith is reportedly set to pen the screenplay for Tarantino whereas the filmmaker focuses on his subsequent untitled film, which is centered on the Manson household.
Tarantino wants to direct the R-rated Star Trek film, with Tarantino additionally producing the film alongside J.J. Abrams. Recent reports indicate Tarantino met with a writers’ room in preparation for guiding a brand new installment within the seminal sci-fi sequence.
Smith reportedly grew to become the frontrunner and impressed Tarantino along with his script for the upcoming World Struggle II thriller Overlord, which Smith co-wrote with Billy Ray. A launch date for the Star Trek film shouldn’t be but recognized.
For extra on this newest Star Trek information, take a look at why IGN’s Scott Collura believes Tarantino could be the best thing to happen to the Star Trek films in a long time and take a have a look at our thoughts on the opening episodes of the series’ latest TV iteration, Discovery.