All systems are ready Star Trek: Strange New Worlds as the latest live action series in the Star trek The franchise ignites and heads into production at Paramount +.
The news was announced in a video starring series stars Anson Mount, Rebecca Romijn and Ethan Peck, as well as their five new co-stars: Babs Olusanmokun (Black mirror), Christina Chong (Doctor who), Celia Rose Gooding, Jess Bush (Playing to keep) and Melissa Navia (New Amsterdam).
The video (below) begins with a familiar chorus, as each actor recites a portion of the iconic introductory speech that began each episode of the original. Star trek series, before Peck confirms that production is “officially underway,” and Mount added a little later: “We have started. We are in Toronto. We are in production.”
Strange new worlds will focus on the adventures of Captain Pike (Mount), his second-in-command Number One (Romijn), and science officer Spock (Peck) as they travel aboard the USS Enterprise in the decade before the events of The original series, in the era before James T. Kirk served as captain at the helm. The trio will reprise the roles that everyone had played during the second season of Star Trek: Discovery, as the show returns to the roots of the franchise with episodic adventures that see them visit
strange new worlds new and unfamiliar planets, with longer emotional arcs for the characters that extend throughout the season.
Akiva Goldsman and Henry Alonso Myers will serve as co-showrunners on the series, in addition to being co-executive producers along with Jenny Lumet.
Strange new worlds joins a strong line of Emigrate shows that include Discovery Y Picard, as well as animated series Lower covers Y prodigy.
No release date has been set for the series, but it will air on Paramount +.