Star Trek XI Writer Quotes To Calm You

Published 8 years ago by , Updated February 9th, 2012 at 9:30 pm,

star trek 11 logo Star Trek XI Writer Quotes To Calm YouThere are quotes from Star Trek movie writers Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman in separate interviews which may help set at ease the fears of nervous Trekkers and Trekkies. If you don’t know, of the pair Orci is the rabid Trek fan while although Kurtzman is not hardcore about it, he is more a fan of the original series (aka TOS) than of the others.

From comes a the statement from Kurtzman that the movie will not be a Battlestar Galactica style reboot.

From an interview at Dark Horizons, Orci says:

“If you’re a fan, you’re going to see one kind of movie and if you have never seen it, you’re going to be introduced to it in a different kind of a way. That’s the goal.”

And from Producer Damon Lindelof:

“It’s like talking to a priest and a casual churchgoer about Catholicism. The story is being cooked up by someone who is aware of every shred of arcane Trekkery, and someone who isn’t hampered by decades of canon.”

Let’s just label me “cautiously optimistic.” icon smile Star Trek XI Writer Quotes To Calm You

On a final note, despite news that the new movie will be called simply Star Trek, is still referring to it as Star Trek: XI.

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  1. Hmmm. Do you realize that the title says ‘Stark Trek.’ ;)

  2. Geez, what a bonehead… thanks for pointing that out! :-)

    I must have “Iron Man” on the brain today…


  3. Call it Star Trek. These crappy continuities are killing me.
    BTW…..I have Iron Man on the brain today too.

  4. I like the logo and the poster… looks very old school,which I like.