Saldana Wants to Direct

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  1. TrekToday

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    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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  2. Greg Cox

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    Well, she certainly wouldn't be the first Trek actor to end up directing . . .
     
  3. Coloratura

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    Sounds like a good idea. I would like to see what she decides to do.
     
  4. T J

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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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  5. Coloratura

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    Why not?
     
  6. CorporalClegg

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    I think it's a wonderful idea.
     
  7. Mutai Sho-Rin

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    Wow, is that ever an empty bag. That is really all.
     
  8. RoJoHen

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    I'm down see what she could do. Why not?
     
  9. T J

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    I'd prefer someone with more experience.
     
  10. RoJoHen

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    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.
     
  11. T J

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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.
     
  12. Locutus of Bored

    Locutus of Bored The Mod Awakens Moderator

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    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.
     
  13. T J

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    Thank you, I get it.
     
  14. arch101

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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.
     
  15. RoJoHen

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    As was "The Voyage Home."
     
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    This.
     

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