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‘Star Trek’ scribes are ‘making significant progress’ on sequel

The writers of the hit 2009 flick “Star Trek” are pretty stingy about what they can reveal about the much-anticipated sequel, but they can tell us one thing: They’re working on it.

“We actually are making significant progress on the story,” Alex Kurtzman told MTV News at Comic-Con in San Diego. “I will tell you nothing more. That’s something we’ve never told anyone.”

The writers said they are developing storylines for “Trek” characters both new and old.

“There were new characters in the first one, so we really want to focus in on them,” co-writer Roberto Orci said. “Now, the whole family is there, and you want to focus on them first before you worry too much about new characters, and then make sure you have them taken care of.”

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