Idris Elba In Talks For Villain Role In STAR TREK 3
Idris Elba is currently in talks to head as the lead villain in Simon Pegg’s Star Trek 3!
Variety has recently reported that Idris Elba is currently having discussions with the studios to play the lead villain in Star Trek 3. The Film is currently in Pre-Production and is set to start production beginning in June.
While there aren’t currently any specifics on what exactly his role will be, the site does mention that the Klingons were probably going to be the main foes to the crew of the Enterprise.
Sources haven’t confirmed the Klingons however. So far the cast includes, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana and Anton Yelchin.
Although he is currently being kept busy with his new baby Star Wars: The Force Awakens,
J.J. Abrams is serving as a producer.
Elba meanwhile will next be seen in Joss Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron and is currently shooting another season of his hit show Luther!