A triad of fan favorites from Star Trek: Discovery are strongly going towards their own series.
CBS All Access has actually gotten Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, a spinoff with stars Anson Mount, Ethan Peck as well as Rebecca Romijn reprising their Discovery functions as Captain Pike, Spock as well as Number One, TVLine has actually found out. The collection will follow the trio “in the decade prior to Captain Kirk boarded the U.S.S. Enterprise, as they discover brand-new globes around the galaxy,” per the official summary.
Discovery and also Star Trek: Picard exec producer Akiva Goldsman will certainly pen the collection best from a story by him as well as his Discovery and Picard associates Alex Kurtzman and also Jenny Lumet. Unusual New Worlds comes to be the 5th Trek collection at CBS All Access, complying with Discovery, Picard, upcoming computer animated descendant Star Trek: Lower Decks as well as an offshoot starring Michelle Yeoh as Discovery‘s Philippa Georgiou that is presently in advancement.
Mount( Hell on Wheels), Peck (Penny Dreadful: City of Angels )as well as Romijn(Ugly Betty)debuted as Pike, Spock and also Number One on Season 2 of Discovery, which aired last year on CBS All Access.( All 3 characters were first introduced on the original 1966-69 Star Trek series. )Fans clamored for them to continue, yet Season 2 ended with Burnham and also the Discovery crew taking a trip a thousand years into the future and leaving the remainder behind. (Season 3 of Discovery is set to premiere later on this year.)
“Fans fell for Anson Mount, Rebecca Romijn and Ethan Peck’s portrayals of these renowned personalities when they were initially presented on Star Trek: Discovery last season,” CBS All Access exec vice president and also head of shows Julie McNamara claimed in a statement. “This new collection will be a best enhance to the franchise, bringing an entire brand-new viewpoint as well as series of experiences to Star Trek.”