The web is blowing up after feedback that Quentin Tarantino may be stepping away from directing the R-rated model of Star Trek he cooked up with JJ Abrams, with The Revenant‘s Mark L. Smith scripting. I occurred to be on the telephone with Tarantino because the tales started spreading. Tarantino mentioned he hasn’t made a definitive determination, but.
“I may be steering away from it, however we’ll see,” he mentioned. “I haven’t fully determined, or talked to anybody concerned. Nothing is official.”
Deadline broke the story of the choice by Tarantino and Abrams to develop the script with Smith, a ardour fueled by Tarantino’s love for the unique present and notably the James T. Kirk character created by William Shatner for exec producer and creator Gene Roddenberry. It might be a disgrace for Trek followers if Tarantino gained’t direct it however Smith has turned in a script he likes they usually’ve carried out a number of creating, so it would properly be a present for one more filmmaker. They’ve all been ready for Tarantino to finish his awards season promotion for the triumph As soon as Upon A Time…In Hollywood, which simply received its DVD launch and nonetheless stays a entrance runner.
Deadline revealed lately that Noah Hawley had come aboard to additionally develop to direct one other Star Trek movie.