Butch and Sundance. Riggs and Murtaugh. Woody and Buzz. Cinema history is loaded with bromances, and Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto keep that tradition alive with Star Trek Into Darkness .
Having inherited the roles of Captain Kirk and Mr Spock from William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy, Pine and Quinto’s bromance was the beating heart of J.J. Abrams’ 2009 reboot .
It’s no different in the 2013 sequel, with tensions rising between logical-to-a-fault Spock, and his human companions Kirk and Uhura (Zoe Saldana).
In the video below, Quinto, Pine and Saldana address the iconic bromance, and what goes into making that work on screen:
Star Trek Into Darkness opens in the UK on 9 May 2013.
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