With Star Trek Into Darkness opening soon around the world, our partners at Omelete recently sat down with Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto. During the interview, they talked about what kind of personal challenges did the sequel bring to them both as actors and to their characters, do they now feel beloved by the Trek community, what’s the sequel about, and a lot more. Hit the jump to watch.
Star Trek Into Darkness also stars Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Simon Pegg, Anton Yelchin, John Cho, Bruce Greenwood, Peter Weller, and Alice Eve. The film opens in IMAX 3D on May 15th and in 2D and 3D on May 17th.
Finally, for more on Star Trek Into Darkness, here’s my spoiler-free video blog review of the film, the 3D trailer, six clips, three new TV spots that unveil an unmasked Klingon, and the final poster.
Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto:
- :13 What kind of personal challenges did the film bring to them both as actors and to their characters? Talk about the physical difficulties presented to them.
- 1:50 While the first film was about bringing the crew together, what is Into Darkness about?
- 2:35 Do they feel beloved by the Trek community now?
- 3:03 Talk about the Trek fan community as a whole.