The sequel to Star Trek may still be at the writing stage, but there's one character we now know for sure won't be appearing in it: Leonard Nimoy has announced that he's hanging up his pointy ears for good again.
During an appearance with William Shatner at this weekend's Dragon*Con, Nimoy to the crowd,
There are no plans for me to return for the second movie. I think the Spock character is very well established as portrayed by Zachary Quinto. And I think if you saw the movie Bill, you'd say the same of Chris Pine.
No Leonard Nimoy in Star Trek Sequel [Reelz Channel]