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Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: Burnham Faces the Fallout

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: Burnham Faces the Fallout

One of the things we love about Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green), especially during the third season of CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery is her willingness to trust her instincts and dive into what needs to be done. Does it matter if it's a universe 900+ years in the future that she's only now starting to […]

Star Trek: Discovery Scavengers Review: Swashbuckling Under Pressure

Star Trek: Discovery "Scavengers" Review: Swashbuckling Under Pressure

This week's episode of Star Trek: Discovery is an exercise in duality as Starfleet and Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) find each other at odds at one another trying to do what's right. On the one hand under the Federation's perspective, they're doing everything they can to preserve peace within their limited capacity including a ship […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: Burnham and Georgiou Go Rogue

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: Burnham and Georgiou Go Rogue

Heading into this week's episode "Scavengers" (with a title like that, things aren't' exactly off to an optimistic start), Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) and the crew of CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery have seen some of what's left of Starfleet, been interrogated, faced the threat of being reassigned and Discovery studied, rescued some space seeds, […]

Star Trek: Discovery S03 Die Trying Review: Home Is Where The Heart Is

Star Trek: Discovery S03 Die Trying Review: Home Is Where The Heart Is

There are a couple of themes in this week's episode of Star Trek: Discovery in "Die Trying": First is "home is where the heart is" and the second is the variation on "you can't teach an old dog new tricks." The episode creates an impasse within the crew since they reached their destination of the […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: The Future Needs The Federation

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: The Future Needs The Federation

After an episode of CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery that found Adira and Burnham's visit to the Trill homeworld resulting in Adira being able to access past host memories while Saru and Dr. Hugh Culber looked to boost the crew's morale, viewers find themselves heading into this week's episode at warp speed. Putting aside […]

Star Trek: Discovery Forget Me Not Review: Adira Goes on Trill Ride

Star Trek: Discovery "Forget Me Not" Review: Adira Goes on Trill Ride

This week's Star Trek: Discovery hinged on two storylines. First, Discovery's newest crew member in Adira (Blu del Barrio) comes on board from a very different earth from expected in the future. She underwent a Trill bonding without the rituals and processes typically undergone from willing hosts. Trill, for the uninitiated, is a species comprised […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: Burnham Adira Look for Answers

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Preview: Burnham, Adira Look for Answers

Now that the third season of CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery has gotten the band back together (with Saru now commanding the bridge), it's time to find some answers as to why the Federation no longer exists in 3189 and what exactly happened that caused the Federation to be no more- replaced by something […]

Star Trek: Discovery People Of Earth: Trek Never Changed But We Did

Star Trek: Discovery "People Of Earth": Trek Never Changed, But We Did

Star Trek has some of the most eclectic storytelling in fiction. The irony behind much of its fan base is how rigid aspects of the series can be. One thing that's remained constant is the exploration of the unknown even in familiar settings. The latest episode of Discovery provides an abridged version of Michael Burnham's […]

Star Trek: Discovery S03 Review: The Hope Is In You Bold New Footing

Star Trek: Discovery S03 Review: "The Hope Is In You" Bold New Footing

In what's probably one of the most surreal moments of Star Trek: Discovery flipping its own script in the season three premiere "The Hope Is In You, Part I" feels like a giant reset button was hit. The beginning of the episode foreshadows renewed hope for the end of the episode where we discover what […]

Star Trek: Discovery Renewed Season 4 Production Begins November

Star Trek: Discovery Renewed; Season 4 Production Begins November

While the crew of CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery are still learning more about their lives in the far-flung future, back in the real world? Series stars Sonequa Martin-Green and Doug Jones, and Executive Producers and Co-Showrunners Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise were also thinking about the future- the show's future. Only a day […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Opening Title Scene Ripe for Speculation

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Opening Title Scene Ripe for Speculation

In case you weren't really feeling the vibe surrounding the return of Star Trek: Discovery to CBS All Access for a third season, the streaming service is hitting you with something that's become an unofficial tradition before a season makes it debut. Sure, we saw Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Wilson Cruz, […]

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Showrunners on Creating New Canon Tech

Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Showrunners on Creating New Canon, Tech

Recently, the cast and crew of CBS All Access' Star Trek: Discovery talked about the dramatic shift from building off of existing canon to creating anew with the dramatic shift in setting with the crew of the Starfleet vessel heading into the distant future in a panel hosted by Entertainment Weekly's Sarah Rodman. Executive producers […]

Star Trek: Discovery: CBS All Access Releases Season 3 Premiere Images

Star Trek: Discovery: CBS All Access Releases Season 3 Premiere Images

After a successful run at last week's New York Comic Con-Metaverse that saw cast members Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Wilson Cruz, David Ajala, Blu del Barrio, and Ian Alexander joining series co-showrunners and executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise for both a discussion of what lies ahead for a series that's […]

Star Trek: Discovery S03: Anthony Rapp Wilson Cruz on Stamets/Culber

Star Trek: Discovery S03: Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz on Stamets/Culber

One of the most anticipated season premieres is the unexplored frontier of the distant future in the third season of Star Trek: Discovery. When we last left the crew of the ship that was at the conclusion of the second season, stricken from Starfleet records, the U.S.S. Discovery set off into a vortex created by […]

Star Trek: Joe Biden Campaign Plans Trek the Vote Themed Fundraiser

Star Trek: Joe Biden Campaign Plans "Trek the Vote" Themed Fundraiser

It looks like Democrat presidential frontrunner Joe Biden will be getting help from different corners from the Star Trek galaxy with the cast from five different television series doing their part to fundraise and stump for the Biden-Kamala Harris campaign as part of the virtual Trek the Vote to Victory. The shows represented include The […]

Star Trek Picard: Marina Sirtis Finds a Fan in the Trump Family

Star Trek Picard: Marina Sirtis Finds a Fan in the Trump Family

Star Trek Picard has a fan in the unlikeliest of places, the Trump family. Dr. Mary L. Trump, who released a less-than-flattering tell-all book concerning her family and in particular, her uncle President Donald Trump titled "Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World's Most Dangerous Man", sent a reply to Marina […]

Star Trek: Discovery Casts First Non-Binary Transgender ST Characters

Star Trek: Discovery Casts First Non-Binary, Transgender ST Characters

The 13-episode third season of Star Trek: Discovery kicks off on CBS All Access starting Thursday, October 15, and when it does, it will be beaming aboard the "Star Trek" franchise's first non-binary and transgender characters. Blu del Barrio's non-binary character Adira is highly intelligent with confidence and self-assurance well beyond their years. They will find […]

Star Trek: Lower Decks Temporal Edict Review: Morale is Progress

Star Trek: Lower Decks "Temporal Edict" Review: Morale is Progress

Do you ever notice how many characters on Star Trek are almost never stressed out unless it has something implicitly has to do with the episode? Lower Decks answers that question why in its latest episode "Temporal Edict." The story begins when Captain Freeman Dawnn Lewis finds out the U.S.S. Cerritos is being diverted from […]

Star Trek: Short Treks Eps Lower Decks Opener Available on YouTube

Star Trek: Short Treks Eps, Lower Decks Opener Available on YouTube

So are you a "Star Trek" fan but you're still not sold on CBS All Access? Have CBS All Access and love Discovery and Picard, but you're not sure you're into anthologies or the idea of an animated sitcom set aboard a starship? The streaming service is so confident that you'll love their expanded "Star[...]

Star Trek EP Alex Kurtzman Has Updates Discovery Strange New Worlds

Star Trek EP Alex Kurtzman Has Updates Discovery, Strange New Worlds

The executive producer talked about the Emmy nominations Picard and Short Treks received for the beloved franchise The sticking point is how the COVID 19 pandemic affected the production of every Star Trek series but allowed to keep writers ahead of schedule noting how Discovery writers are already planning into season four Kurtzman provided an[...]