'Star Trek Into Darkness' sneak peek, character posters spotlight Benedict Cumberbatch, Zoe Saldana, Zachary Quinto

benedict-cumberbatch-star-trek-into-darkness-john-harrison-poster-paramount.jpgWe're just a month away from the release of "Star Trek Into Darkness" and the promo campaign for the highly anticipated sequel is moving full speed ahead.

A special sneak peek at some footage debuted during last night's MTV Movie Awards, and new character posters have been released spotlighting Benedict Cumberbatch as the mysterious John Harrison, Zoe Saldana as Lieutenant Uhura and Zachary Quinto as Spock.

Take a look at the video clip and scroll down for the trio of posters. "Star Trek Into Darkness" hits IMAX theaters on May 15 and opens nationwide May 17.

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