Greetings and Salutations Once Again Audience,
CBS has released officially limited details on the new Star Trek television series currently in development.
The new Star Trek is going to premiere in January 2017. The show will be on the CBS All Access digital subscription streaming service. The new series will be produced by CBS Television Studios in as Kurtzman and Heather Kadin will serve as executive producers.
“There is no better time to give ‘Star Trek’ fans a new series than on the heels of the original show’s 50th anniversary celebration,”
said David Stapf, President, CBS Television Studios in a press release.
“Everyone here has great respect for this storied franchise, and we’re excited to launch its next television chapter in the creative mind and skilled hands of Alex Kurtzman, someone who knows this world and its audience intimately.”
“This new series will premiere to the national CBS audience, then boldly go where no first-run ‘Star Trek’ series has gone before – directly to its millions of fans through CBS All Access,” said Marc DeBevoise, Executive Vice President/General Manager – CBS Digital Media. “We’ve experienced terrific growth for CBS All Access, expanding the service across affiliates and devices in a very short time. We now have an incredible opportunity to accelerate this growth with the iconic ‘Star Trek,’ and its devoted and passionate fan base, as our first original series.”
Personal I can wait to here more about when its taking place in the time line. Will it pre Voyager and post? Will it be about the Time traveling Star fleet? Or but a reboot or Kurk? So many questions and I’ll post more as I hear it. This new Star Trek television series is a 5 out of 5 in anticipation. As always give me your thoughts in the comments below and then share this with your friends and become part of the conversation.