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Watch Amazon’s Jeff Bezos try to eat and drink while in costume as a ‘Star Trek’ alien for his movie cameo

Jeff Bezos will probably live long, and boy, has he prospered.

Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos, folks.
Jeff Bezos / Vine

Over the weekend, we learned that Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has a cameo in the upcoming “Star Trek” flick.

Now we have an idea of what his “Starfleet Official” cameo entails. For “Star Trek” fans, the makeup-intensive getup looks normal, if perhaps a little odd. For everyone else, Bezos looks like a goblin with eczema.

Here’s a Vine of himself he posted, in which he eats what look like peas:

Here’s a trailer for “Star Trek: Beyond,” which Recode Executive Editor Kara Swisher has seen, and said over Slack is “great.”

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