SciFi Geeks Sheet – ‘Fast & Furious 6’ Actor Joins ‘Star Trek Beyond’

From The Hollywood Reporter

Indonesian actor and martial artist Joe Taslim will be part of the third instalment of the rebooted sci-fi franchise, which is currently in production in Vancouver.

Image courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter

Details on Taslim’s role are being kept secret, but sources say it is a key part opposite Idris Elba, who plays a villain.

Justin Lin is directing the movie that has a July 8, 2016 release date.


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Dave Nelson

Dave Nelson

Originally from Minnesota in the United States, Dave has lived all over.  He currently makes his home in Ottawa, Ontario Canada where he lives with his wife and stepdaughter.  Dave works as an on-air announcer at Boom 99-7 (CJOT.) One of his first sci-fi memories was that of watching Star Trek the original series in reruns on Sunday mornings so, as you can imagine, that made quite the impression and was one of the inspirations for founding the Galactic Netcasts network in 2011.

You can hear Dave on The Alien Invasion, The SciFi Geeks Club and Weird World Weekly podcasts.

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