According to a report from Variety, Roberto Orci is officially on board to direct the upcoming “Star Trek” feature. Orci is joined on the project by screenwriters Patrick McKay and J.D. Payne.
Orci previously served as screenwriter for Star Trek and Star Trek Into Darkness.
There is currently no plot or timeframe for the next installment in the franchise. However, the franchise is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2016. Yet there is no word on whether the next film will tie into the anniversary.