Director Justin Lin has revealed that the title of his upcoming Star Trek film, which has just begun shooting, is Star Trek Beyond.

Lin revealed the title on Twitter, writing: "Let the next Starfleet voyage begin! #StarTrekBeyond #LLAP [Live Long and Prosper]."

The announcement follows the news that stars Chris Pine and Zachary Quinto have already signed up for a fourth film in the rebooted franchise based on the classic 1960s' sci-fi drama.

Star Trek Beyond is due in cinemas on July 8, 2016.