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Paul Wesley is James T. Kirk in Season 2 of STAR TREK: STRANGE NEW WORLDS Filming in Toronto
Paul Wesley is James T. Kirk on season 2 of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, now filming in Toronto.
Wesley recently met William Shatner, Star Trek’s OG James T. Kirk, on a flight to L.A. when Shatner was in the seat next to him.
I am deeply humbled and still a little startled to have been given the honor of playing the inimitable James T Kirk. Ever since I was a kid, I have been awed by the imaginative world Gene Roddenberry created.— Paul Wesley (@paulwesley) March 15, 2022
Recently, I boarded a flight to LA to discover that the man in the pic.twitter.com/U8GVD4ZemP
course I had to get a picture.— Paul Wesley (@paulwesley) March 15, 2022
So thanks Mr. Shatner for the good company. And for seating us together, my thanks to the great bird in the sky. Can’t wait for all of you to see our Captain Kirk on your screens.
William Shatner wished him well.
Thank you my friend, it’s an honor! I will do my best! https://t.co/Wa63gvjjnP— Paul Wesley (@paulwesley) March 16, 2022
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds follows the voyages of Capt. Christopher Pike (Anson Mount) on the U.S.S. Enterprise, which predate the voyages of Capt. James T. Kirk (William Shatner) on the U.S.S. Enterprise.
Toronto filming dates: February 1st to June 30th, 2022.
Working title: Lily & Isaac.
Cast: Anson Mount, Ethan Peck, Rebecca Romijn, Melissa Navia ,Celia Rose Gooding, Christina Chong, Babs Olusanmokun, Jess Bush.