|Doug Jones on Playing a First-Time STAR TREK Alien Jan 06, 2017|
Filming is set to begin later this month on STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, and today a new interview arrived with recently-cast actor Doug Jones, who takes on the role of alien Lieutenant Saru. In addition to a pronunciation guide to the new character name, Jones also talks about his preference to create a new alien species, rather than don the makeup of an already-established Trek race.
|Sonequa Martin-Green Lands Lead DISCOVERY Role Dec 14, 2016|
Breaking news out of Toronto’s STAR TREK: DISCOVERY this evening: the lead role in 2017’s Trek revival has finally been cast, and it’s a familiar face from one of the most popular shows in the United States - Sonequa Martin-Green of "The Walking Dead."
|Three Klingons Join the STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Cast Dec 12, 2016|
BREAKING NEWS: Three more STAR TREK: DISCOVERY roles have been cast - and this time, they're all beaming in as warriors of the Klingon Empire! Actors Chris Obi, Shazad Latif, and Mary Chieffo were announced today by CBS.
|Alex Kurtzman on Recent DISCOVERY Casting News Dec 05, 2016|
Last week, CBS finally announced the first new members of the STAR TREK: DISCOVERY cast – Michelle Yeoh, Doug Jones, and Anthony Rapp – and in a new interview, producer Alex Kurtzman shared his thoughts on each actors’ addition to the franchise.
|Bryan Fuller: "I'm Not Involved" With DISCOVERY Dec 02, 2016|
Former STAR TREK: DISCOVERY showrunner Bryan Fuller, who left the role back in October, elaborated today in a new interview that he’s at this point totally out of the show’s leadership team – despite his ‘executive producer’ title - and does not expect to be involved with the production process of the upcoming first season in any capacity.
|First Official STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Cast Named Nov 29, 2016|
BREAKING NEWS: CBS today has named the first three official cast members of 2017's "Star Trek: Discovery" - Michelle Yeoh, as previously rumored, as well as notable prosthetic actor Doug Jones and accomplished Broadway actor Anthony Rapp.
|Michelle Yeoh STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Rumors Heat Up Nov 23, 2016|
That STAR TREK: DISCOVERY casting rumor which hit the web last night has taken on some new life this evening, as Hollywood heavyweights Variety, Deadline, and The Hollywood Reporter are all now reporting that that Chinese actress Michelle Yeoh has beamed aboard the upcoming Trek television revival in a yet-undisclosed role – though CBS has not yet publicly confirmed that to any news outlet.
|PREORDER: David Mack's First DISCOVERY Novel! Nov 07, 2016|
We still don't know much about STAR TREK: DISCOVERY or the mission of the ship and crew, but the first of David Mack's DISCOVERY tie-in novels - written in coordination with Kirsten Beyer and the new show's writing team - is now available for preorder, set for release in May 2017!