Production History as of January 7, 2015
Justin Lin has signed on to direct - a July 2016 release is planned. Zachary Quinto said that filming will probably begin by March 2015.
J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay will co-write Star Trek 3 along with Roberto Orci. The film has no logline or start date but Paramount hopes for a 2016 release.
Paramount Pictures is prepping Star Trek 3 for 2016. Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci have been hired to write the script.