Peter Weller Joins “Star Trek” Sequel Cast

“Robocop” star Peter Weller is joining the cast of JJ Abrams’ “Star Trek” sequel in what is described as a principal (but unspecified) role reports Deadline.

Weller joins the returning cast members along with the already set Alice Eve and Benicio Del Toro with production to begin early into the new year.

Weller has actually been a part of the ‘Star Trek’ universe before. The actor played a xenophobic factional leader determine to expel all aliens from our solar system in two episodes of “Star Trek: Enterprise” in 2005.