What’s Doing With The STAR TREK BEYOND Sequel?? Don’t Ask Karl Urban!!

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I am – Hercules!! But if we don’t get that opportunity then I’m really happy to have ended on such a good note. “You know as much as I do, my friend,” Karl Urban tells ScreenCrush when asked for an update on the next Star Trek movie. “Listen, we’d all love to make another Star Trek movie. That’s absolutely certain. We had such a wonderful time shooting ‘Star Trek Beyond.’”
Why no director or start date or contract for Urban more than a year after the release of “Beyond”? What’s Doing With The STAR TREK BEYOND Sequel?? My guess is Paramount is nervous about the scripts it’s been getting and doesn’t trust the execs who greenlit “Beyond” to pick a winner. Don’t Ask Karl Urban!! If one judges by number of tickets sold, last year’s “Star Trek Beyond” finished among the six least popular of the 13 Trek movies (domestic grosses adjusted for inflation): $307,131,900 Star Trek (2009) $291,345,700 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) $256,653,900 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) $242,701,900 Star Trek Into Darkness (2013) $238,617,800 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) $202,329,700 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984) $184,390,900 Star Trek: First Contact (1996) $165,920,500 Star Trek Beyond (2016) $160,423,200 Star Trek: Generations (1994) $159,093,100 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) $130,671,400 Star Trek: Insurrection (1998) $116,913,700 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989) .$65,432,900 Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
In July 2016 Paramount revealed the sequel to “Star Trek Beyond” would be written

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