American actor in films and television. Best known for his role as James T. Kirk in the 2009 film Star Trek and the sequel Star Trek into Darkness (2013), he has also starred in over 15 other films, including: The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004), Just My Luck (2006), Smokin’ Aces (2007), Unstoppable (2010), and This Means War (2012).
In 2009, Pine was in talks to team up with director D. J. Caruso on the film The Art of Making Money. On October 13, 2009, Paramount Pictures confirmed that Pine is also in talks to play CIA analyst Jack Ryan in a reboot of Tom Clancy’s novels. He would be the fourth actor to play Jack Ryan, after Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford and Ben Affleck.
He is set to reprise his role of Captain James T. Kirk in the sequel to 2009′s Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, due out in the USA on May 17, 2013.