The internet geek beat has been lit up with rumors that J.J. Abrams simply cannot go where no man has gone before without Matt Damon onboard to star as young James T. Kirk. That’s right folks, Abrams wants Damon to star as Captain Kirk in the newest Star Trek movie which is going to be a prequel. Star Trek babies if you will. Bill Shatner even approved of the decision to have Damon play the role he mastered so long ago. Now, correct us if we’re wrong but last we heard, Abrams was having a tizzy because there was no truth that the movie was even being talked about. Yet now there’s casting rumors? Go figure. Here’s hoping Johnny Knoxville stars as Bones and we get Beyonce as young Uhura.

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Posted on June 22, 2006 in News by

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