According to a new report, the list of possible directors for the next Star Trek film is narrowing. More details below.
Deadline reports Star Trek 3 Director Short List
Deadline is reporting that JJ Abrams and Skydance have narrowed their list down to five possible directors. According to the report the studio has met with and "is high on" Rise of the Planet of the Apes director Rupert Wyatt. Others on the list are Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game), Daniel Epinosa (Safe House), Justin Lin (Fast & Furious) and Duncan Jones (Source Code).
Deadline also notes that while Edgar Wright had been mentioned before they are "not hearing his name in the mix."