Zachary Quinto admits he was left starstruck after meeting Leonard Nimoy onset of the new Star Trek film.
Quinto – who makes his feature film debut as Spock in the new Sci-Fi flick – says he was not fazed about playing the famous Vulcan in JJ Abrams much anticipated Star Trek prequel until he met the original man with the pointy ears.
He says, “I was a big fan of the original Star Trek but I didn’t really get nervous about the movie until I met Leonard on set.
“He’s such a great men and a legendary actor. Meeting him really brought it home to me about what this character means to people and how big this movie is.”