Jason Lindquist (jlindquist) wrote,
Jason Lindquist

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Back from vacation and ready to fuck with you

Warren Ellis just returned from a vacation in the countryside with the following bad news:
I note with amusement that JJ Abrams has been hired to co-write, produce and direct an eleventh STAR TREK movie, focussing on Young Kirk And Spock. I had lunch with Joe Straczynski a couple of summers ago, just after he'd been to Paramount pitching something similar -- Ultimate Star Trek, if you like.

For as good a reputation Lost and Alias have, let me remind you of Armageddon and Taking Care of Business.
I fully expect this to be as unfaithful to the previous works as Enterprise was. Indeed, I fully expect to see Kirk and Spock, as academy classmates, fighting the Borg in the holodeck. Where they run into Khan. And the Kazon.

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