Star Trek

  • CBS gives Paradise a parking lot with third season of ‘Discovery’…

    The second season of Star Trek: Discovery is well into its run on CBS All Access (and Netflix in other territories), but news outlets including are confirming that a third season of the show has now been officially given the go ahead and that Michelle Paradise (The Originals, Hart of...
  • Discovery’s ‘Sound of Thunder’ causes some prime directive rumbles…

    When another ‘Red Angel’ signal is located, the crew is mystified that it appears to be above Saru (Doug Jones) homeworld of Kaminar.  As seen in ‘The Brightest Star‘, Saru had left years before and as the society was a pre-warp world, he could never go home again.  But...
  • Star Trek: Discovery – Lost in Translation, Found in Character…

    While warping in pursuit of what they believe to be Spock’s fugitive ship, the Discovery is suddenly yanked out of warp and finds itself held in place by an object that looks like a dying star. However there’s clearly less obvious forces at work when the universal translator stops...
  • Star Trek: Discovery – ‘Point of Light’ is more ‘Game of Klingons’…

    The repercussions of decisions made by Tyler (Shazad Latif) come home to roost as turbulent power-grabs remain the order of the day in the heart of the Klingon empire. But can even L’Rell (Mary Chieffo) protect him when the ‘Mother of Klingons’ has a pertinent secret of her own?...
  • Star Trek: Discovery – ‘New Eden’ is busy finding its religion…

    When another anomalous reading is detected  – similar to the mysterious pulses recently detected elsewhere in the galaxy – the only ship able to travel such distances in the needed speed is the Discovery. As Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) and Pike (Anson Mount) compare notes – and Spock’s current whereabouts...
  • Discovering what makes modern ‘Trek’ tick is the next frontier…

    Fresh from circumventing the Klingon/Federation War and surviving the machinations of their Mirror Universe counterparts, the crew of the Discovery find there will be no shore leave as they are visited by Captain Christopher Pike (Anson Mount) who says he is there to assume command of the vessel.  Strange...
  • Yeoh and Behold: Michelle confirms new Trek series…

    It’s been discussed and rumoured for many months, but today CBS All Access announced plans to further expand the newly revitalised Star Trek universe even further with a new live-action series in development starring Michelle Yeoh. Yeah first appeared as Captain Georgiou in early episodes of Star Trek: Discovery‘s...
  • Short Treks continue to shine ‘Brightest’…

    On the planet Kalimar, the Kelpien society live quiet lives, working the land and coastline. Their existence is controlled by the unseen Ba’ul, a race from beyond their skies who come at regular intervals to ‘harvest’ the Kelpiens who sacrifice themselves willingly in a ritual ceremony, in the belief...
  • By Georgiou! Michelle Yeoh may get own Trek spin-off…

    Michelle Yeoh was one of the big names attached to Star Trek: Discovery when it launched a year ago and though her initial character Captain Georgiou was (spoiler…) killed off almost immediately, an alternative ‘Mirror Universe’ version – one who had risen through the ranks to become a despotic...