The new ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ trailer actually gives us hope for the series
May 19, 2017
We’ll admit, “were in” a liiiiiiittle worried about Star Trek: Discovery after Bryan Fuller exited the streak as showrunner and the premiere year was pushed from February to May, and then from May to … sometime this autumn .
But CBS launched the first full length trailer for the new streak at its upfront give on Wednesday, and while a good trailer doesn’t certainly signal a good final product, the footage was everything we expect Star Trek to be: action-packed, cinematic, stuffed with intriguing new immigrants, natures and technology, and, perhaps most importantly, hopeful .
The network likewise announced that the first season has been extended to 15 occurrences from its initial 13, and will come ended with its own aftershow, Talking Trek, which will be available on CBS All Access.
Star Trek: Discovery performs Sonequa Martin-Green as First Officer Michael Burnham, with an superb ensemble shed including Michelle Yeoh as Captain Georgiou, who requires the Starship Shenzou; Jason Isaacs as Captain Lorca, captain of the Starship Discovery; Rainn Wilson as classic Trek conman Harry Mudd; and James Frain as the Vulcan Sarek, parent of Spock.
Star Trek: Discovery will premiere on CBS this autumn, with all precede occurrences debuting exclusively on streaming service CBS All Access.