Captain Kirk and Nero together again? Not quite. Chris Pine, Star Trek's current Kirk, and Eric Bana, who played the villainous Nero in Star Trek (2009), will share the screen again in the upcoming drama The Finest Hours. Set for release on January 29, 2016, The Finest Hours is based on the 2009 book of the same name, takes place in 1952 and tells the story of a frantic Coast Guard rescue mission following the destruction at sea of an oil tanker.
Pine plays Boatswains Mate First Class Bernard Webber, who emerges as an unlikely hero amidst the chaos. Bana portrays Webber's superior officer, Daniel Cluff, the man who sends Webber on what appears to be a suicide mission.