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Star Trek Discovery Looks Like a Good Show. Too Bad So Few Can Watch It.

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Star Trek Discovery debuted Sunday night to generally strong reviews. The show had a troubled path to launch, with delays and showrunners bowing out. Earlier this month, CBS announced it wouldn’t allow anyone to publish reviews of the TV show before it aired. Normally when a network or studio refuses to allow critics to review a TV show or film beforehand, it’s a sign it knows its own content is awful, but it’s hoping to ...

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Star Trek: Discovery Premiere Episode Releases Today, Following NYC Spaceship Stunt

Star Trek: Discovery, the first new Star Trek TV series since Enterprise ended more than a decade ago, debuts today. After a number of delays, the premiere episode airs on CBS later today, September 24. Discovery‘s first season consists of 15 episodes that will air between now and early 2018, with a two-month mid-season break extending from November 7 through January 7. The show is set 10 years before Star Trek: The Original Series and focuses on The Walking Dead‘s Sonequa Martin-Green as First Officer Michael Burnham, rather than the ...

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Star Trek: Discovery Trailer Shows More Of The Crew And Klingons

Trekkies and newcomers to the series just got a more in-depth look at the latest entry into the Star Trek series. Star Trek: Discovery is coming on CBS All Access in September, and a substantial trailer was released at a Comic-Con showing more of the crew and the Klingons. You check out the trailer above. Star Trek: Discovery is set before the original ’60s series. It focuses on the story of lieutenant Michael Burnham (played by Sonequa Martin-Green) and what appears to be a series of fiery battles between Starfleet ...

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Star Trek: Discovery’s First Real Trailer Finally Drops

It’s been well over 18 months since CBS first announced that it would bring a new Star Trek TV show to television, and we’ve still only gotten bits and pieces of information about the first new Trek property on the small screen in over a decade. The show, Star Trek: Discovery, has been through several retoolings, including the addition (and departure) of Brian Fuller. Now, the first “real” trailer for the TV show has finally leaked — and while it answers some questions about the show’s premise and characters, it ...

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Star Trek: Discovery’s First Real Trailer Finally Drops

It’s been well over 18 months since CBS first announced that it would bring a new Star Trek TV show to television, and we’ve still only gotten bits and pieces of information about the first new Trek property on the small screen in over a decade. The show, Star Trek: Discovery, has been through several retoolings, including the addition (and departure) of Brian Fuller. Now, the first “real” trailer for the TV show has finally leaked — and while it answers some questions about the show’s premise and characters, it ...

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Star Trek: Discovery Trailer Shows New Cast; Release Date Set For Fall

The first trailer for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery TV series has finally arrived, and you can watch it right now. We get a look at the new ship, many of the characters, and a variety of alien worlds. The Star Trek: Discovery trailer (above) also sets up a conflict with the Klingons, which appears to be a major focus of the show. It also confirms a fall release window, though there still isn’t an exact date. In addition to the trailer’s debut, we also got our first look at ...

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Walking Dead Star Will Play Lead Role in Star Trek Discovery

Star Trek: Discovery has found its lead. It has been announced that Walking Dead star Sonequa Martin-Green will play the main character in the upcoming small screen return of the long-running sci-fi franchise. As reported by Deadline, Martin-Green will play Lt. Cmdr. Rainsford. It had been know for some time that Discovery’s lead would be female, and for first time in the franchise’s history, would not be a captain. “The story that’s fascinating for me now is not from the captain’s perspective,” co-producer Bryan Fuller said in August. “We’ve seen ...

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With the magic of phoneme analysis, Star Trek: Discovery can still use Majel Barrett’s voice as the Computer

Everybody’s got an opinion on which Star Trek is the best Star Trek. Say what you will about DS9 and Voyager, say what you will about the new movies — what even is red matter, anyway? — I imprinted on Captain Picard, watching TNG alongside my dad when I was a kid. Each iteration of Star Trek had its own flaws and its own shining moments. They all tend to lean heavily on hand-waving sciencey stuff that makes actual practicing scientists groan and pinch the bridge of their nose. And ...

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