‘Star Trek’ duo sign for ‘Quantum Quest’

Star Trek actors Chris Pine and William Shatner will lead the voice cast of 3-D animated film Quantum Quest.

The $10 million production, which is being made with the help of NASA, will also feature the voices of Darth Vader pair James Earl Jones and Hayden Christensen.

The story concerns a photon called Dave (Pine) who lives in the sun and becomes involved in a battle between the Core (Shatner) and the Void (Hamill). It will combine animation with footage taken from NASA space missions.

Samuel L. Jackson, Amanda Peet, Jason Alexander, Sandra
Oh, Mark Hamill, Abigail Breslin, Spencer Breslin and Apollo 11
astronaut Neil Armstrong complete the all-star cast.