J.J. Abrams Begins Production on the Next "Star Trek" Movie
Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions Will Release the Anticipated Sequel on May 17, 2013
LOS ANGELES, CA (January 13, 2012) -- Paramount Pictures announced today that principal photography has commenced in Los Angeles, CA on the sequel to STAR TREK from director J.J. Abrams. The film will be released on May 17, 2013 in 3D. The 2009 re-launch of the "Star Trek" franchise by Abrams was met with critical acclaim and a worldwide gross of over $385 million at the box office.