Franchise co-writer Roberto Orci reportedly has been tapped to succeed J.J. Abrams as director of Star Trek 3.
Fox has acquired the rights to bring Flash Gordon back to the big screen, with Star Trek 3 writers J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay penning the script.
Writers J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay will join Star Trek veteran Roberto Orci for the next voyage of the U.S.S. Enterprise.