‘Transformers: Revenge Of The Fallen’ Writers Talk Star Trek Connections And The Sequel Dilemma

FROM MTV MOVIES: As far as summer 2009 is concerned, the red-hot writing pair behind “Star Trek” aren’t finished with us yet. Their second strike hits soon with the June 24 blockbuster “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen,” and these days the screenwriting duo are dreaming about further blurring the lines of pop-culture.

“I’d love to write a scene where Spock meets Optimus Prime,” Alex Kurtzman laughed.

“I guess we did,” his partner Roberto Orci revealed, making reference to the “Transformers” character who uses TV and radio signals to speak. “Because at one point we have Bumblebee [in the new film] using audio from ’Star Trek 2: The Wrath of Khan.'”

For more from our interview with the “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” writers, head over to Movies.MTV.com.