The US Star Trek celebrity publicity tour kicked off today with appearances by Zachary Quinto and Simon Pegg. MTV is showing a new clip and hosting a Q&A on Wednesday with more Trek celebs appearing on late-night and morning TV shows almost daily for two weeks. See below for full schedule of the US publicity tour.
Quinto & Pegg kicked off US Celeb TV Tour Today + New Clip & Q&A On MTV Tomorrow Night
Today the media tour for the Star Trek Into Darkness celebrities began with Zachary Quinto making appearances on NBC’s Today Show and the syndicated Live with Kelly and Michael show. Here is Zach from the Today show.
And tonight Simon Pegg will be appearing on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live (look for an update with video from that).
And tomorrow (Wednesday May 8 at 7:56PM ET) MTV will show an exclusive new clip from the movie and then have a 30 minute Q&A with JJ Abrams, Zachary Quinto, Chris Pine and Benedict Cumberbatch. Here is quick promo for that.
Schedule for Star Trek Celebrity Appearances
JJ Abrams, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve and John Cho are going to be fanning out across the morning and late night TV shows to promote Star Trek Into Darkness. Here is the full schedule provided to TrekMovie by Paramount.
|Late Night With Jimmy Fallon (NBC)||Quinto|
|Watch What Happens (Bravo)||Quinto|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)||Saldana (replays 5/14)|
|Today Show (NBC)||Pine|
|Graham Norton Show (BBC America replay)||Pine & Cumberbatch|
|Late Show w/ David Letterman (CBS)||Cumberbatch|
|Today Show (NBC)||Cumberbatch|
|Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC)||Cumberbatch|
|Late Show with David Letterman (CBS)||Pine|
|Howard Stern (Sirius Radio)||Abrams|
|Today Show (NBC)||Abrams|
|Daily Show with John Stewart (Comedy Central)||Abrams|
|Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (CBS)||Cho|
|KTLA Morning Show||Cho|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)||Abrams|
|Chelsea Lately (E)||Quinto|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)||Pine|
|Today Show (NBC)||Saldana (8:30 plaza)|
|Kelly and Michael (Syndication)||Saldana|
|Today Show (NBC)||Saldana (10am hour)|
|Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)||Eve|
|Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC)||Saldana|
PBS and History Channel Specials
The next episode of the PBS movie review show Just Seen It will have a segment dedicated to Star Trek. The episode airs May 11th. Here is a preview.
Watch Love is all You Need,Oblivion,Mud,Star Trek Retrospective on PBS. See more from Just Seen It.
On Wednesday May 15th at 10PM the History Channel is airing a two hour special titled "Star Trek: Secrets of the Universe." Here is the official description.
Is building our own starship Enterprise possible? Will we ever travel between the stars as easily as they do in Star Trek? JJ Abrams’ new feature, Star Trek Into Darkness, hits the screen in a golden age of scientific discoveries. HISTORY is there, giving viewers a deep look behind the scenes, on the set, and into the science–amazing new exoplanets, the physics of Warp drive, and the ideas behind how we might one day live in a Star Trek Universe.
TrekMovie will track the celebs
TrekMovie will be posting videos from the celebrity appearances (when video is available) – likely in daily groups. So stay tuned.