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LEAP OF FAITH

Former Quantum Leap star Scott Bakula reportedly is in talks to star in the latest Star Trek TV venture, a prequel that takes place approximately 100 years before the original series. According to TrekToday.com, Bakula would play Capt. Jackson Archer, the headstrong leader of the starship who has a grudge against the Vulcans. The new show is expected to debut on UPN this fall.

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Former Quantum Leap star Scott Bakula reportedly is in talks to star in the latest Star Trek TV venture, a prequel that takes place approximately 100 years before the original series. According to TrekToday.com, Bakula would play Capt. Jackson Archer, the headstrong leader of the starship who has a grudge against the Vulcans. The new show is expected to debut on UPN this fall.