Arex and M'Ress..?

Discussion in 'Star Trek Movies: Kelvin Universe' started by Morpheus 02, May 10, 2009.



  1. DEFINITELY they need to be in the sequel!

    6 vote(s)
  2. It would be cool if they were there, but not necessary

    15 vote(s)
  3. Only Arex should appear

    0 vote(s)
  4. Only M'Ress should appear

    1 vote(s)
  5. Don't care

    4 vote(s)
  6. They should NOT appear in a sequel or other media!

    1 vote(s)
  1. Morpheus 02

    Morpheus 02 Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Feb 3, 2003
    Chicago IL
    After reading this thread, and noting the (apparent) success of the film...i am assuming a sequel is in the works.

    If so, do you want to see some other aliens, such as Arex & M'ress from TAS having a guest spot in the sequel
  2. Gepard

    Gepard Vice Admiral Admiral

    Oct 20, 2007
    Hmm. CGI catwoman done with the power of ILM?

    Yeah, I'd watch that.
  3. DeafPoet

    DeafPoet Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    Feb 7, 2005
    Edmonton, Alberta
    They were great for a Saturday morning cartoon but I don't think I'd want to see them in a film.

    Then again, like everything I've said about this new series; if it's cool I don't really care. So it would depend on how they did it.
  4. 22 Stars

    22 Stars Commodore Commodore

    Nov 25, 2001
    A bit gimmicky, only if they advance the story, we already have enough characters to give screen time to.
  5. Messianni

    Messianni Commodore Commodore

    Feb 20, 2007
    Minneapolis, Minnesota
    I don't really care - we already have a fairly large ensemble cast to work with and I only really care about them. I'll take more from Sulu or Chekov over some cat woman anyday.
  6. Shim

    Shim Lieutenant Red Shirt

    May 7, 2009
    Adelaide, Australia
    Someone mentioned it before in another thread, but I reckon Arex looks a lot like this guy (it's a comparison pic) it says his name is "Alnschloss K'Bentayr" and he was on the bridge of the Kelvin.
  7. Cephas

    Cephas Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Feb 17, 2007
    St. Louis, MO
    It would be cool just to seem them in the background on the bridge. They don't necessarily need to have speaking parts. I'd hate to see Arex become Trek's Jar Jar.
  8. Jiraiya

    Jiraiya Lieutenant Red Shirt

    Apr 27, 2007
    M'Ress wouldn't even have to be CGI. If anyone has seen the cat people make-up from the New Earth Doctor Who episode a few years, this could be done to make a live-action Caitian.


    M'ress could be an actress in make-up, with maybe some CGI elements later added, like the medic with the crazy eyes from the Kelvin.

    Arex of course would have to be totally CGI. ;)

  9. nx1701g

    nx1701g Admiral Admiral

    Jun 26, 2001
    2001 - 2016
    I don't see why they couldn't be in the background. M'Ress could replace Uhura at Communications or be sitting beside her in a scene. Maybe Chekov goes on an away mission and Arex takes Navigation...
  10. pookha

    pookha Admiral Admiral

    Dec 26, 2002
    if they actually let some of arex personality show through he would make an interesting addition.
    especially since he is a bit older then the rest of the crew.
  11. gastrof

    gastrof Rear Admiral Rear Admiral

    May 11, 2001
    New Vulcan
    Both Arex and M'Ress were separately vacationing on Vulcan when it was destroyed.

    We will never see either of them in any future Trek production, unless Q shows up and decides to get mean towards the fans.
  12. jabber9432

    jabber9432 Ensign Newbie

    Sep 27, 2007
    It would require lots of CGI and/or makeup. As I remember, neither of them have legs that bend like a humans, so just makeup on the face won't cut it. And both have extra parts (M'Ress's tail and Arex's third arm and leg).

    It would be nice to see a cameo, but I'm afraid a full CGI character with a large part could turn too unbelievable or cartoonish like Jar Jar.
  13. Corran Horn

    Corran Horn Vice Admiral Admiral

    Jun 4, 2001
    Everything is cool, "if done well".