This is the second new animated series joining the franchise alongside CBS All Access’ “Lower Decks.”
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Star Trek: Discovery will have to find someone new to occupy the captain’s chair next season: Anson Mount, who plays Captain Christopher Pike on the CBS All Access drama, will as anticipated exit the show at season’s end, our sister site Deadline confirms. Also, Rebecca Romijn, who plays Pike’s shipmate Number One, will leave the […]
The new "Star Trek" universe could be expanding beyond CBS All Access. Variety has learned that CBS Television Studios and Nickelodeon are negotiating for a new "Star Trek" animated series aimed at kids. Plot details on the new series are being kept under wraps, but it hails from writers Kevin and Dan Hageman. The Hagemans […]
Acclaimed actor teases details of his anticipated return to Starfleet, says new series is really "a 10-hour movie."
If fans were expecting Ethan Peck’s Spock to echo Leonard Nimoy, "Star Trek: Discovery" executive producer Alex Kurtzman is quick to point out that the Spock we will meet is at a point in his life we’ve never seen.
CBS All Access is officially moving forward on the development of a standalone "Star Trek" series starring Michelle Yeoh, Variety has learned. The series would see Yeoh reprise the role of Philippa Georgiou, expanding on the character's current position as a member of Section 31, a shadowy intelligence agency operating within the Federation. Yeoh is also set […]
Fifty years ago, Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry conceived of a utopic future Earth where humankind had long since moved beyond the racial, class and gender divisions holding society back. In the decades since The Original Series, the Star Trek franchise has continued to assemble diverse crews for series like The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine and Voyager. Premiering on CBS All Access in September 2017, Star Trek: Discovery boasted a female co-showrunner, Gretchen J. Berg (who has since parted ways with the show in advance of Season 2), as well as six female scribes, including Be Yeon Kim, Erika Lippoldt and Kirsten Beyer.
William Shatner turns 86 today, and while the original Captain Kirk has probably met his fair share of Star Trek fans, James Cawley may be the biggest. The 49-year-old Elvis impersonator from Ticonderoga, N.Y., has meticulously built a faithful reconstruction of the entire set from the original 1960s Star Trek television series. A lot of people might have grown out of playing Star Trek, but Cawley says his love for the series only deepened with age.