The all-new series features fan faves from Season 2 of ‘Star Trek: Discovery;’ reprising their roles are Anson Mount as Captain Christopher Pike, Rebecca Romijn as Number One, and Ethan Peck as Science Officer Spock; the show hits the streamer May 5 exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S.
Trekkies rejoice… Paramount+ has revealed the official teaser trailer for its highly anticipated upcoming original series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds and it looks pretty awesome. The all-new series will premiere Thursday, May 5, exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S., Latin America, Australia, and the Nordics. Following the premiere, new episodes of the 10-episode-long season will be available to stream weekly on Thursdays in the U.S.
Based on the years Captain Christopher Pike manned the helm of the U.S.S. Enterprise, the series will feature returning fan favorites from Season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery, including Anson Mount as Captain Christopher Pike, Rebecca Romijn as Number One, and Ethan Peck as Science Officer Spock. The series will follow Captain Pike, Science Officer Spock, and Number One in the years before Captain Kirk boarded the U.S.S. Enterprise, as they explore new worlds around the galaxy.
The cast also stars Jess Bush as Nurse Christine Chapel; Christina Chong as La’an Noonien-Singh; Celia Rose Gooding as Cadet Nyota Uhura; Melissa Navia as Lt. Erica Ortegas; and Babs Olusanmokun as Dr. M’Benga.
The series premiere was written and directed by Akiva Goldsman with a story by Goldsman, Alex Kurtzman, and Jenny Lumet. Goldsman and Henry Alonso Myers serve as co-showrunners. Goldsman, Kurtzman, and Lumet serve as executive producers in addition to Alonso Myers; Heather Kadin; Frank Siracusa; John Weber; Rod Roddenberry; Trevor Roth; and Aaron Baiers. The series is produced by CBS Studios, Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment.
Visual effects production companies include Crafty Apes and Pixomondo. Alexander Wood serves as production VFX Supervisor.
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds will stream exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S., Latin America, Australia, and the Nordics. The series will air on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and stream on Crave in Canada with additional international availability to be announced later. The series is distributed by Paramount Global Content Distribution.