There may not have been a big Star Trek panel this year at San Diego Comic Con, but Star Trek can’t help but show up at the annual mecca of sci-fi. Below we have some quotes about Trek that popped up, plus photos and videos of some of the Trek celebs, and more.
Star Trek quotes
A few Star Trek notables were at Comic Con touting their other projects, but sometimes Star Trek came up, here are some of the things they said.
I know I killed Star Trek and Manny (Coto) saved it
– Brannon Braga – 24 panel [Twitter @ComicConAA]
In my opinion we’ll ABSOLUTELY see Star Trek on Tv again.
– Brannon Braga – FlashForward panel [Screenrant]
I didn’t watch Star Trek growing up
– Rod Roddenberry – [Geerlog interview]
[there are] very interesting" [ideas for the second Trek movie]…I couldn’t be more excited.
– Zoe Saldana – SciFi Women Panel [io9]
Trek stars on video
and a couple of Star Trek stars were caught on video at SDCC
Star Trek products on video
Here are a couple videos of products showing for the first time at Comic-Con
Star celeb photos
Here are some of the stars of the new Star Trek movie.
Zoe Saldana at Women of Sci-Fi Panel
John Cho at TV Guide Panel
Zachary Quinto at WIRED Cafe
Brent Spiner & Leonard Nimoy at Lightspeed Fine Arts booth
(Matt Rojanakiathavorn )
Star Trek polls and rankings
Star Trek popped up on a the
The Physics of Hollywood Movies panel where it was given (Dis)honorable Mention for the phasers "that took a half-second to reach their targets." Author of "Don’t Try this At Home" Adam Weiner noted “You’d be better off with a gun" [Discover Magazine Blog]
AOL’s Sci-Fi Squad also announced their pre-Comic-Con sci-fi poll results, and Star Trek came in 2nd place for ‘best sci-fi movie franchise of all time’, but came out on top for best sci-fi film of the summer. Here are the results:
1. What is the best sci-fi movie franchise of all time?
Star Wars 56%
Star Trek 35%
Back to the Future 3%
2. What is the best sci-film of 2009 so far?
Star Trek 69%
Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 21%
Terminator Salvation 5%
Monsters vs. Aliens 2%