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Old May 31 2013, 09:10 PM   #1
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Saldana Wants to Direct

Zoë Saldana has a new goal; wanting to move into directing movies instead of acting in them. She has several reasons for wanting to do so, including more participation and more control over a project. Part of Saldana’s dissatisfaction with acting stems from what happens to the story after an actor’s work in it is [...]

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Old May 31 2013, 09:14 PM   #2
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Well, she certainly wouldn't be the first Trek actor to end up directing . . .
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Old May 31 2013, 10:18 PM   #3
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Sounds like a good idea. I would like to see what she decides to do.
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Old May 31 2013, 11:32 PM   #4
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No for trek.

Yes for any other project. I understand this is not meant for her to direct trek... thank you
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Old May 31 2013, 11:33 PM   #5
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No. That is all.
Why not?
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Old May 31 2013, 11:44 PM   #6
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I think it's a wonderful idea.
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Old June 1 2013, 01:03 AM   #7
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No. That is all.
Wow, is that ever an empty bag. That is really all.
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Old June 1 2013, 01:03 AM   #8
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I'm down see what she could do. Why not?
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Old June 1 2013, 01:04 AM   #9
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No. That is all.
Why not?
I'd prefer someone with more experience.
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Old June 1 2013, 01:05 AM   #10
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No. That is all.
Why not?
I'd prefer someone with more experience.
It didn't say anything about her directing the next Star Trek movie, just that she wants to direct...in general. That's how people gain experience.
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Old June 1 2013, 01:32 AM   #11
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I am all for her getting all the experience she can, just not in Trek.

I would say the same for the whole cast. I wish her luck.
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Old June 1 2013, 01:49 AM   #12
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I am all for her getting all the experience she can, just not in Trek.
But the point that you seem to be missing is that neither she nor the article said anything about directing Star Trek, or that if she did it would happen immediately without her having the opportunity to gain experience first.
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Old June 1 2013, 02:00 AM   #13
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Thank you, I get it.
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She could do a lot worse than talk to Mr. Frakes and Mr. Burton. First Contact WAS a pretty successful film directed by a cast member.
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She could do a lot worse than talk to Mr. Frakes and Mr. Burton. First Contact WAS a pretty successful film directed by a cast member.
As was "The Voyage Home."
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