The brains behind the upcoming Star Trek 11 movie is planning to go back in
time for the sci-fi drama - 160 years before the birth of original Captain
Screenwriter ERIK JENDRESON, who shot to fame for his part in the BAND OF
BROTHERS TV series, has confessed he's setting the new film in the not too
While the first Star Trek series was set in the 2260s, the new film will
be set a century from now.
Jendresen tells sci-fi website SYFYPORTAL.COM, "We're going 160-odd years
before Kirk is born. It's an earlier time."
The screenwriter also
suggests the new project will be more about a big screen story, rather than
He adds, "I think it would be really refreshing to feel something in the
course of telling this tale, instead of being wowed by special effects, or
presenting another crew in jeopardy where, in the end, the captain does
something brilliant, and
all's right with the world."