|"Elementary, my dear Spock. Our new nemesis is ..."|
We're not talking about the return of Khan. That rumor is dead and buried (well, until someone brings it up again).
OK, I can do this.
We know the bad guy will be portrayed by "Sherlock" actor Benedict Cumberbatch. Who will he portray? Depends on whether you believe Karl "Dr. Leonard McCoy." During a recent interview, according to PolicyMic, the actor mentioned a name familiar to longtime Trek fans. He said Cumberbatch was "awesome, a great addition and I think his ...
... Gary Mitchell is going to be exemplary."
Unless the good doctor was deliberately misleading The Trek Universe, we now know director J.J. Abrams is bringing back the memorable Mitchell, Capt. James T. Kirk's best friend, from "Where No Man Has Gone Before."