There's been some interesting news regarding the next Star Trek movie. First they cast Zachary Quinto as Spock (good choice if you ask me) and now someone I never heard of named Anton Yelchin as Checkov. Most of the stuff I'm hearing I like, except the fact that they may ask Tom Cruise to play Christopher Pike. Please, no. I'd rather listen to William Shanter sing Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds in an endless loop than see Tom Cruise in a Trek movie.
On a sillier note, when Merrick posted the news on AICN, he added this funny/disturbing video: