Star Trek 2 on-set pics give first look at Benedict Cumberbatch's villain


Star Trek 2 was an exciting prospect in itself, before it bagged one of the most exciting actors of the moment as its villain: yep, Sherlock 's Benedict Cumberbatch .

J.J. Abrams has recently started shooting the sequel to his hugely popular reboot, and some on-set pictures have been leaked online. revealed the snaps, which show Cumberbatch's as-yet unnamed character battling Spock (Zachary Quinto) and Uhura (Zoe Saldana).

Star Trek 2 will open in the UK on 17 May 2013.