Following this past weeks news that Benedict Cumberbatch and Noel Clarke have joined the cast of J.J. Abrams’ upcoming ‘Star Trek’ sequel, EW bring word that Nazneen Contractor (24) has also joined the film. While details are scarce, Contractor has reportedly been tapped to play the wife of Noel Clarke’s character in the film.

Nazneen Contractor, Benedict Cumberbatch and Noel Clarke join newcomers Alice Eve and Peter Weller in the yet-to-be-titled ‘Star Trek’ sequel. The film also sees the return of Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Anton Yelchin, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban and John Cho. J.J. Abrams is back to direct with Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, and Damon Lindelof penning the script.  ‘Star Trek 2′ has been scheduled for a May 17th 2013 release date. As the film is set to start shooting in the coming weeks expect more details regarding the story and further casting appointments soon.