Clarke and Cumberbatch Join Star Trek

Sherlock Cumberbatch

Deadline reports that Sherlock and The Hobbit actor Benedict Cumberbatch will join the cast of the upcoming Star Trek sequel. There’s no confirmation as to who Cumberbatch will portray although rumours persist that Cumberbatch will be the main villain of the movie. Speaking of Cumberbatch, check out this interview with Empire in which he seems to let slip some important Hobbit spoilers!

Noel Clarke BAFTA

Another famous Brit sci-fi actor to join the cast of J.J. Abrams Star trek sequel is Doctor Whos’ Noel Clarke. As with Cumberbatch, it is uncertain who he will portray although Comingsoon.net reports that his character will be a family man in the sequel.