Star Trek Discovery Bridge

After two, or is it three, aborted premier dates, Star Trek Discovery will finally premiere on the CBS network on September 24th (a Sunday) at 8:30PM Eastern Time / 7:30PM Central Time.

The first show will air on the CBS network and, as we all now know, all subsequent episodes will air behind the paywall …

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Star Trek Discovery Still

Well, here it is - the new trailer from Netflix for Star Trek: Discovery. So far, from what I've seen, fan reaction has generally been negative. Here are just a few of the things fans are not happy about:

  • It looks too much like the JJverse (i.e. like the new Trek movies rather than

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James Frain Sarek Mockup

The Hollywood Reporter reports  that James Frain (True Blood) is the latest addition to the cast of Star Trek Discovery and will be playing Sarek, Spock's father. He joins other knows actors Sonequa Martin-Green (The Walking Dead), Anthony Rapp (Dazed & Confused), Doug Jones (Hellboy), and Michelle …

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According to the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Toronto-based union’s website, filmin on the upcoming Star Trek Discovery series is due to start on January 24th (2017).

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The IATSE site lists all upcoming productions within its jurisdiction and it one of those productions is called "Green Harvest". The …

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New Star trek: Discovery Cast Members Announced

Two new cast members for Star Trek: Discovery have been announced. Both actors will play Starfleet Science Officers.

The first is Doug Jones (above left) who starred in Pan's LabyrinthHellboy and Fantastic Four: Rise Of The Silver Surfer. He will play Lt. Saru, a member of "a new alien species to

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Yesterday (Sept. 14th), in a joint statement, Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman revealed that the airdate for Star Trek Discovery has been pushed back by four months to May 2017.

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We aim to dream big and deliver, and that means making sure the demands of physical and postproduction for a show that takes place

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[UPDATE: Sept 15th, 2017: The airdate for Star Trek Discovery has been pushed back to May 2017. Read more about that here.]

August 10/11 saw a lot more info revealed by showrunner Bryan Fuller at the CBS Television Critics Association panel, so here's what we know about the upcoming Star Trek series...

What…

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Star Trek Discovery Logo

In my previous post about the upcoming Star Trek series, I speculated that the registry number of the U.S.S. Discovery (NCC-1031) suggested that the series would be set pre-TOS. That appears to have been confirmed by Bryan Fuller inadvertently when he was interviewed by Ain't It Cool News:

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There’s a big clue in

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The name of the new 2017 series of Star Trek was revealed at Comic Con this past weekend - Star Trek Discovery.

The show will premiere on CBS network TV in January 2017 before switching over to CBS All Access (a subscription-based TV streaming service).

As I mentioned over on The Federation Times Facebook

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New Star Trek Series Debuting in 2017

Here is the first official trailer for CBS new Star Trek series which debuts in January 2017. Apparently Bryan Fuller (showrunner) said that the trailer contained some Easter Eggs.

The fractured planet/moon could be the Klingon moon Praxis that we saw destroyed in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. The star that features could …

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New Star Trek Series Why The New Star Trek Series Should Not Be Set Further In The Future...

Ok, I admit it. I'm primarily an Original Series fan. Then an Enterprise fan. So the series I want to see is set, firstly in the Prime universe and, secondly, somewhere between the time of Enterprise and TOS.

I know many …

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