Twitter | Facebook | YouTube | FAQ | RSS RSS
Stargate News
McGillion to appear in Star Trek XI

Friday - December 14, 2007 | by David Read

Stargate actor Paul McGillion ("Dr. Carson Beckett") is confirmed to appear in the upcoming eleventh Star Trek motion picture! Originally auditioning for Montgomory "Scotty" Scott, the role was given to actor Simon Pegg, an actor who had previously worked with "Star Trek XI" producer J.J. Abrams in "Mission: Impossible III.

"McGillion has actually already finished shooting for the film, which took a few days back in November," said TrekMovie.com, who broke the news. "It appears he will be in a scene with Chris Pine (Kirk). Since Simon Pegg had not started working yet, there will not be an on screen meeting between two."

Stargate fans lobbied to support the actor in the role. Said TrekMovie, "JJ Abrams was impressed with McGillion’s audition and even though he picked his MI3 co-star, Simon Pegg, for Scotty, he still wanted to find a place for Paul."

Stick with GateWorld for more developments on this story!

(Thanks to Anthony Pascale, Jen, johndoe4880, Matt Pollari, and sueKay for the tip!)



COMMENTS (0):Comment Rules | Report Comment


< BACK | RSS FEED | DISCUSS AT GATEWORLD FORUM >

©2006-2008 GateWorld.net. All rights reserved. This material may not be reprinted without written consent from GateWorld. Click here to learn more.


Apple iTunes

News by Category


Stargate News

The Stargate Reboot Film Has Fallen Apart

SGU Season 2

Stargate News
The Stargate Reboot Film Has Fallen Apart
Morena Baccarin Legal Drama In Development At NBC
Lexa Doig To Play Arrow‘s Talia al Ghul
Episode of the Week: The Prodigal Wraith Returns
Episode of the Week: Puddle Jumpers Play Defense
Episode of the Week: McKay Is Under Pressure
Episode of the Week: Maybourne And The Puddle Jumper
Episode of the Week: Thirty Eight Minutes To Live
Episode of the Week: Osiris Invades Daniel’s Mind
Episode of the Week: Osiris Takes On The Asgard
Episode of the Week: Osiris Crashes System Lord Summit
Episode of the Week: The Curse of Osiris

On the Web...
Interview with JR Bourne (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
Jason Momoa Talks Game of Thrones, Conan (Ottawa Citizen)
Ming-Na Wen Talks Melinda May and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Crave)
Watch Rachel Luttrell and Connor Trinneer In Short Film Zarg Attack!




Add GateWorld Headlines To Your Site!

"Stargate" and all related characters and images are the property of MGM
Television Entertainment. Please read the site's copyright notice.

©1999-2016 GateWorld. All rights reserved.
Add GateWorld Headlines To Your Site!

"Stargate" and all related characters and images are the property of MGM
Television Entertainment. Please read the site's copyright notice.

©1999-2016 GateWorld. All rights reserved.

Store