The Spike Scream Awards which aired Tuesday night featured a few of Star Trek’s new luminaries, including Zoe Saldana who presented the Best Sci-Fi Movie to JJ Abrams (for Super 8). Also appearing as a presenter was John Cho. Check out photos below, plus photos from Zachary Quinto’s Margin Call premiere. .
Zoe presents JJ with Best Director
Star Trek’s new Uhura Zoe Saldana presented the Best Sci-Fi Movie at the 2011 Spike Scream Awards, which were recorded earlier in Universal City, CA and aired on Tuesday Night. Saldana talked about her love of sci-fi saying she was a "sci-fi fanatic." The award went to her Star Trek director JJ Abrams for his 2011 movie Super 8.
Abrams Super 8 beat out Captain America, Monsters, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, and Tron: Legacy. Abrams was also nominated for Best Director, but he lost out to Darren Aronofsky for Black Swan. At the 2009 Scream Awards Abrams’ Star Trek picked up 6 awards including Best Director and Scream of the Year.
John Cho was the other Star Trek cast member to present at the 2011 Scream Awards. He was joined by his Harold and Kumar co-star Kal Penn to present the Comic Con Icon Award to legendary voice actress June Foray.
Quinto Premieres Margin Call in NYC
Last night Star Trek’s new Spock attended the New York City premiere of his new film Margin Call. Quinto is part of the ensemble cast and the film was produced by his Before the Door production company. Quinto was joined by his co-stars Kevin Spacey, Penn Badgley, Simon Baker, Paul Bettany and Stanley Tucci.
Margin Call opens nationwide on Friday.