Star Wars Countdown, 1st Star Trek Beyond Trailer & More

Slashfilm’s Peter Sciretta sat down with Lucasfilm head Kathleen Kennedy and J.J. Abrams to discuss the future of the Star Wars saga. While Lucasfilm and Disney are clearly focused on this week’s premiere of The Force Awakens, they’re also deep into planning the remainder of the planned sequel trilogy. Check out the piece to find out what’s been planned thus far. 

The Critics’ Choice Awards have released their nominations, and once again George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road has made a major splash, leading all films with 13 nominations. Read more at The Hollywood Reporter.

Vulture puts together a hilarious remix video, imagining what a Woody Allen-directed Star Wars would have been like.

Direct Justin Lin and Idris Elba are the new stars coming on board Star Trek Beyond, joining Chris Pine, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, Zachary Quinto and more. Paramount just dropped the new trailer (set to the Beastie Boys “Sabotage”!), which we’ll embed for you here.


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