Actor, comedian, singer, William Shatner took to Facebook last night and spooked his Star Trek fans by stating he would appear in the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII.

A number of fans of the Star Trek & Star Wars science-fiction movies have drawn battle lines after director J.J Abrams announced he would leave the re-booted Star Trek franchise to direct Star Wars: Episode VII.

Shatner, even gets in a poke at Carrie Fisher, who played Princess Leia in Star Wars: Episodes IV-VI. Shatner has been feuding with Fisher in a way only two past-their-prime actors can.

Disney announced plans for new Star Wars movies after they bought the rights to the franchise from George Lucas.