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With J.J. Abrams’ busy schedule now dominated by Star Wars: Episode VII, Paramount is stepping up its chase for a new Star Trek director, with Joe Cornish the latest name to be linked to the position. Deadline reports that the studio is extremely keen on Cornish to step into Abrams’ shoes, a gig that would represent a significant leap forward in the Attack The Block director’s career. Jon M. Chu and Rupert Wyatt had both previously been mentioned in relation to the film, but happily for Cornish, neither of those options have...

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