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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 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 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: Strange New Worlds Team Ready to Get Back to Basics

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Team Ready to Get "Back to Basics"

Upon conception, Discovery and Picard became live-action serials series and the animated Lower Decks as a non-serial comedy, producers are now filling the voice for traditional Trek storytelling again with Strange New Worlds With Discovery abandoning the pre-Kirk timeline for 293 years into the future, the new series fills in that void conveniently now Joining[...]

Star Trek Day Celebrates Franchise w/ Online Panels Marathons &#038 More

Star Trek Day Celebrates Franchise w/ Online Panels, Marathons & More

The virtual event hosts eight separate panels running at a three-hour block hosted by Wil Wheaton and Mica Burton: Discovery, Deep Space Nine, Strange New Worlds, The Original Series, Voyager, Enterprise, Lower Decks, and Picard + The Next Generation.The Discovery panel hosted by Burton starts at 12 p.m PDT/3 p.m ET features stars Sonequa Martin-Green[...]

Star Trek: Lower Decks Preview: Warp Engine Sounds Margaritas &#038 More

Star Trek: Lower Decks Preview: Warp Engine Sounds, Margaritas & More

On Thursday, August 6, Star Trek fans will be treated to the first of what will be 23 weeks of all-new ST content. Star Trek: Discovery sees its time-tossed third season taking off on October 23, but that's only after they're handed the baton from Star Trek: Lower Decks. CBS All Access and Mike McMahan's […]

Star Trek: Lower Decks Preview: Earth and Vulcan Get No Respect

Star Trek: Lower Decks Preview: Earth and Vulcan Get No Respect

Earlier this week, CBS All Access followed up its run at Comic-Con@Home with a very cool way of selling its new adult animation series Star Trek: Lower Decks and the return of Star Trek: Discovery for a third season. Starting with Lower Decks on August 6 and continuing on October 15 with Discovery, viewers will […]

Star Trek: Discovery Lower Decks Preview 23 Weeks of New Trek

Star Trek: Discovery, Lower Decks Preview 23 Weeks of New Trek

In case the point wasn't made clear during last week's Comic-Con@Home panel, fans of the "Star Trek" universe have a lot to get excited for, but CBS All Access is doing the math and spelling it all out for you in the following clip. That's right, starting with the release of Star Trek: Lower Decks […]

Star Trek: Lower Decks: Jack Quaid Discusses Balancing Comedy Respect

Star Trek: Lower Decks: Jack Quaid Discusses Balancing Comedy, Respect

Jack Quaid has a pretty busy remainder of 2020 ahead of him, resuming his role as Hughie in Amazon Prime's second season of The Boys on September 4 and officially joining the "Star Trek" universe with Star Trek: Lower Decks on August 6 on CBS All Access. I had the opportunity to discuss both projects […]

Star Trek: Lower Decks Preview: Paying a Price for Romulan Whiskey

Star Trek: Lower Decks Preview: Paying a Price for Romulan Whiskey

Images from the preview are throughout the post, and you can check out the clip for yourselves at the end of the article:[caption id="attachment_1240175" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A scene from Star Trek: Lower Decks (Image: CBS All Access)[/caption][caption id="attachment_1240179" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A scene from Star Trek: Lower Decks (Image: CBS All Access)[/caption][caption id="attachment_1240178" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A[...]

Star Trek: Prodigy: Nickelodeon Animated Series Set to Launch in 2021

Star Trek: Prodigy: Nickelodeon Animated Series Set to Launch in 2021

Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin will serve as executive producers, as will Katie Krentz, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth, and the Hageman siblings, with Aaron Baiers as a co-executive producer.[caption id="attachment_1239008" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Comic-Con@Home 2020 | Stream Star Trek Universe Panels On Thursday, July 23[/caption]Thursday's Star Trek panel at Comic-Con@Home kicks off with a chat with[...]

Star Trek: Table Reads Panels &#038 Sneak Previews for Comic-Con@Home

Star Trek: Table Reads, Panels & Sneak Previews for Comic-Con@Home

Of course, the entire thing kicks off with a chat with Trekverse EPs Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin of Secret Hideout (maybe some more Strange New Worlds news?) But if that alone wasn't enough to get your excited, check out the teaser for what awaits below (following a look at a breakdown of the sessions):[caption[...]