Star Trek: Discovery will come back for the third season of new adventures on CBS All Access.
‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Gets Renewed
It was announced by CBS All Access yesterday that it has renewed Star Trek: Discovery for a third season. It was also announced that Michelle Paradise will also join Alex Kurtzman as co-showrunner of the new season.
“Michelle joined us midway through season two and energized the room with her ferocious knowledge of Trek,” Kurtzman said as part of the announcement. “Her grasp of character and story detail, her drive and her focus have already become essential in ensuring the Trek legacy, and her fresh perspective always keeps us looking forward. I’m proud to say Michelle and I are officially running Star Trek: Discovery together.”
Executive Vice President of original content at CBS All Access, Julie McNamara added, “The massive success of Star Trek: Discovery’s second season launch exceeded our expectations in both driving subscriber growth and generating a phenomenal response from Star Trek fans. With Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise at the helm, we look forward to continuing Star Trek: Discovery’s journey, growing the Star Trek franchise on CBS All Access and bringing fans new Star Trek stories for many years to come.”
Star Trek: Discovery: Plot, Cast and Details
Paradise was also a co-executive on the CW’s The Originals. She also wrote Rogue on Audience Network and CW’s Hart of Dixie. She also wrote, created and started in MTV’s Exes and Oh’s.
Star Trek: Discovery is mid-way through its second season. This season sees the crew of the U.S.S. Discovery joining forces with Capt. Christopher Pike of the U.S.S. Enterprise. They investigate seven red signals together. They also investigate appearances by an entity called Red Angel and crew must stick and work together to work things out. Spock’s involvement too forces his foster sister, Michael Burnham to face her past.
Star Trek: Discovery Season Two stars Sonequa Martin-Green, Michelle Yeon, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Anson Mount, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Wilson Cruz, Mary Chieffo, and Ethan Peck.