Star Trek 3 Title Confirmed
Director Justin Lin has confirmed that the third instalment of the Star Trek movie franchise will be titled Star Trek Beyond.
Lin officially announced the film’s title on Twitter, accompanying a picture of the Starfleet uniform:
— Justin Lin (@trailingjohnson) June 29, 2015
The ‘LLAP’ hastag stands for the ‘live long and prosper’ mantra often delivered by Spock, who was famously played by the late, great Leonard Nimoy.
Meanwhile, Zachary Quinto, who has taken over the role in the new films, recently posted this picture on his Instagram in tribute to Nimoy, encouraging fans to back Adam Nimoy’s ‘Spock doc’ about his father, For The Love of Spock.
A photo posted by Zachary Quinto (@zacharyquinto) on
We also know that Idris Elba is reportedly succeeding Benedict Cumberbatch as Star Trek Beyond‘s lead villain; yet another British actor playing the evil one… *sigh*