Simon Pegg Thinks Quentin Tarantino Won’t Direct the Star Trek Project He’s Developing

After Star Trek Beyond underperformed in the box office, the status of the next Trek movie was suddenly put on hold—that is, until news came out that Quentin Tarantino was developing a Trek movie with J.J. Abrams. Though some may be interested to see what Tarantino could bring to Trek, Simon Pegg believes that he won’t be directing the project that he’s helping develop.

Simon Pegg Talks Quentin Tarantino’s Star Trek; Last Film Failed Due to Poor Marketing

Though Star Trek Beyond was a critical success, the movie sadly underperformed in the box office, and the status of the fourth movie was suddenly in limbo—that is, until news came out that Quentin Tarantino wanted to direct a Star Trek film. Simon Pegg, who plays Scotty and wrote the last film, talks about Tarantino’s involvement and where the story could go this time around.