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Comic-Con: J.J. Abrams, Cast and Crew Honor Anton Yelchin at 'Star Trek Beyond' Premiere

Thu Jul 21 05:34:42 EDT 2016 | The Hollywood Reporter
The Star Trek Beyond world premiere was a night of firsts. The event took place on the preview night of Comic-Con and, for the first time, a movie was screened outdoors on an IMAX screen. Also for the first time at a world premiere, a ninety-piece orchestra was on hand to provide live accompaniment of the film's score. Sadly, it was also the first Star Trek premiere since the series was rebooted without co-star Anton Yelchin in attendance.  Yelchin, who played Chekov in three of t..

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