According to the report, Tarantino pitched his idea to Abrams, and the current plan is for the pair to assemble a writer's room of screenwriters who will then develop the concept into a screenplay.
And according to Deadline, the studio is taking this seriously enough - who wouldn't when you have the chance to get Tarantino involved with the venerable franchise? - to convene a writers room to hear the director's idea and start to crank out a script.
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Turning A Classic Episode Into A Movie?What's more - Tarantino might even direct.
The Django Unchained filmmaker previously hinted at his desire to take on the Star Trek franchise, telling Vulture in 2015, "I'm not really interested in doing a sci-fi film, but there's one thing in particular that I would be interested in".
So, where did Tarantino's potential Star Trek gig come from? "You could take some of the classic Star Trek episodes and easily expand them to 90 minutes or more and really do some incredible, wonderful stuff".
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Abrams, who is now working on "Star Wars: Episode IX", directed the 2009 reboot "Star Trek" and the 2013 sequel "Star Trek Into Darkness".
Quentin Tarantino is ready to explore odd new worlds. Moving beyond this stage would require a great deal of work before Paramount would consider greenlighting the project.
If the project comes to fruition, it will be the first time that Tarantino - best known for his violent dramas Pulp Fiction and Reservoir Dogs - has worked on a mainstream film franchise.
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