I just read that William Shatner, who played Star Trek’s Captain Kirk for so many decades in television and movies, will not be in the new Star Trek Movie (Star Trek XI) helmed by J.J Abrams. Shatner says he got the news from Leonard Nimoy, who read the script and informed him that he has a part, but Bill does not. He’s mentioned in the script, but there’s no part.
That’s weird to me. There’s no way they can make a Star Trek movie with Spock and not Kirk. Here’s the video from Shatnervision :