Originally Posted by Captain Pike
Well Orci said Enterprise and TNG would be used as bookends to the movie and we would see references to both in the film. He stated that in a October article. Bana's role in a limited manner could be explained as Future Guy and all he would have to do is give a mission statement using the temporal transporter to talk to his bad guys in different times. Makes sense.
I would be very disappointed if any of this happened in the movie.
I want XI to break entirely with Berman's era.