Or is that after? However the time sequence works for prequels, Miss Cleo‘s
If only my predictions that young Uhura’s “tomboy-ish” qualities are actually lesbian-ish would turn out to be as accurate — but I suppose Miss Cleo would say that there’s a difference between foretelling and flat-out dreaming.
Fantasies of intergalactic gal pals aside, I’m excited about this news. Saldana is fun to watch; it was for her (okay, and a little for Bernie Mac) that I tolerated Ashton Kutcher in Guess Who. Here’s hoping that the new Star Trek will be less, well, predictable. Between her part as a Trekkie in The Terminal and her role in James Cameron‘s
So, Trekkies and Saldana fans, any thoughts on the news? Another dream, but maybe if we all collectively concentrate on the idea, Abrams will create a role that has real substance to it. That would be just as surprising and even more welcome than this casting news.