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'Avatar' Sequels Announce Michelle Yeoh Heading to Pandora

We are pretty tickled to report that Michelle Yeoh has been announced as joining the upcoming Avatar sequels![caption id="attachment_971376" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Michelle YeohPhoto by lev radin / Shutterstock.com[/caption]According to the official film franchise Twitter account (who had also announced Edie Falco's casting), Yeoh will be playing scientist Dr Karina Mogue.https://twitter.com/officialavatar/status/1117819988541415424Director James Cameron offered a comment on the casting to[...]

'Star Trek: Discovery' Season 2, Episode 8 "If Memory Serves" Review: Spock's (and Our) Problem with Mind-Melds [SPOILERS]

Commander Airiam (Hannah Cheesman) behind the subspace transmissions and damage to the spore drive?● Are Culber and Stamets really broken up now?● What happens when Section 31 catches up with the Discovery?● What else does Spock know about the Red Angel and the signals?● What happened to all the Doc Ock probe parts?● Is anyone going to mention to Saru (Doug[...]

'Star Trek: Discovery' Season 2 Questions We Need Answered Before the Premiere

Michelle Yeoh’s upcoming Discovery-spinoff will focus on her work with Starfleet’s secretive Section 31 - and will also be the actress' first lead role on American television.With so much at stake and Star Trek: Discovery season 2 premiering this week, here's a look at some of our observations and questions heading into the series' return.[caption id="attachment_968000"[...]

Standalone 'Star Trek' Series Centering on Michelle Yeoh Confirmed, Currently in Developement

Back in November 2018, rumors abounded that a possible spinoff of Star Trek: Discovery series based on Michelle Yeoh's character Philippa Georgiou was in the works.[caption id="attachment_971376" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Michelle YeohPhoto by lev radin / Shutterstock.com[/caption]As of today, that rumor has been confirmed, and the series is currently in development says Variety.https://twitter.com/startrekcbs/status/1084865725934850048In a statement, Yeoh said: "I’m so excited[...]

The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2018 Countdown: #6 Star Trek: Discovery

While the crew must work together to unravel their meaning and origin, Michael Burnham is forced to face her past with the return of her estranged brother, Spock.STAR TREK: DISCOVERY season two cast members include Sonequa Martin-Green (Commander Michael Burnham), Michelle Yeoh (Philippa Georgiou), Doug Jones (Commander Saru), Shazad Latif (Ash Tyler), Anson Mount (Captain[...]

Star Trek: Discovery: CBS Beams Down New Premiere Pics, Description

The series is set to premiere tonight at 8:30 pm EST on both CBS and CBS All Access.The following photos highlight Sonequa Martin-Green (First Officer Michael Burnham) and Michelle Yeoh (Captain Phillippa Georgiou) on an away mission from the USS Shenzhou; James Frain as Sarek, the Vulcan father of Spock and surrogate father of Burnham;[...]

'Star Trek: Discovery': Showrunners Berg, Harberts Speak (Klingons!)

When we meet her, she’s the First Officer on the Starship Shenzhou [captained by Philippa Georgiou, played by Michelle Yeoh] And Burnham’s choice that we’re alluding to is most difficult choice you can make — it affects her, affects Starfleet, affects the Federation, it affects the entire universe That choice leads her to a different[...]

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Is Sonequa Martin-Green's Star Trek: Discovery Character A Vulcan?

Shenzhou that is captained by Captain Philippa Georgiou, who is played by the amazing Michelle Yeoh I have an inner war and it’s a journey of self discovery and finding out what it means to be alive, to be human, to be a Starfleet officer, what it means to be a hero. Green went on to[...]

Doug Jones And Anthony Rapp Join The Cast of 'Star Trek: Discovery'

They are only the second and third cast members that been announced, besides Michelle Yeoh, for a series that is set to premiere in May of next yearDoug Jones will play "Lt Saru, a Starfleet Science Officer and a new alien species to the Star Trek universe." This isn't that surprising since Jones is[...]

Doug Jones And Anthony Rapp Join Michelle Yeoh On Star Trek: Discovery

Along with confirming Michelle Yeoh in her role as a Starfleet captain, we now know that Doug Jones (Hellboy) and Anthony Rapp (A Beautiful Mind) will also be aboard the new Star Trek: Discovery.The new CBS All Access series will have Jones as Lt Aru, a science officer and a new alien species Jones long[...]