May 16, 2019 By Lisa
CBS will launch Star Trek: Picard, its Star Trek sequence centered on Jean-Luc Picard, iconic captain of Patrick Stewart, on the finish of 2019.
The sequence will premiere on CBS All Entry in the direction of the top of the 12 months and shall be broadcast solely on the streaming service. The present's title and emblem have been revealed throughout a community presentation for advertisers on Might 15th.
#StarTrek: Picard will broadcast solely on @CBSAllAccess within the US, on Amazon #PrimeVideo in additional than 200 nations and territories, and in Canada on Bell Media's @SpaceChannel and OTT @CraveCanada companies. @StarTrekCBS @primevideouk https://t.co/f3mVPY449M pic.twitter.com/iDrmtDiQLg
– Star Trek (@StarTrek) Might 15, 2019
The primary particulars about Star Trek: Picard have been shared by CBS on the 46th Annual UBS World Media and Communications Convention.
"In 2019, it's not a Star Trek, it's two Star Treks. Discovery early this 12 months and Picard will begin on the finish of the 12 months, "mentioned David Nevins, Inventive Director of CBS Company, through the occasion (as reported by The Wrap).
The event of the sequence was entrusted to Alex Kurtzman, co-creator and govt producer of Star Trek: Discovery, who’s joined by many different members of the Discovery artistic staff taking part within the mission. Star Trek: Picard ought to introduce Stewart in his well-known function as he performed for seven seasons within the long-running Star Trek: The Subsequent Era TV sequence and in lots of Star Trek films. The sequence will proceed its historical past by exploring Picard's life after the occasions of The Subsequent Era.
Stewart's return to the function of Jean-Luc Picard was first introduced in August, and the veteran actor – who can also be identified to have portrayed the telepathic mutant Charles Xavier within the X-Males films – s & # "Excited and invigorated" for a brand new go to. the character.
It’s an sudden however pleasant shock to search out myself excited and invigorated on the concept of returning to Jean-Luc Picard and exploring new dimensions in him. Learn my full assertion on the photograph. #StarTrek @cbsallaccess Picture: @shervinfoto pic.twitter.com/8Ynuj3RBNm
– Patrick Stewart (@SirPatStew) August four, 2018
An achieved actor on stage and on display, Stewart has been nominated for 3 Golden Globe Awards and 5 Primetime Emmy Awards, together with his portrayal of King Henry II in 2003 and his portrayal of Captain Ahab. within the 1998 tv miniseries, Moby Dick.
James Treff, govt producer of Discovery, Akiva Goldsman, Michael Chabon, former govt producer of Discovery, Michael Chabon, and Star Trek: Voyager and Discovery author, Kirsten Beyer, in addition to Roddenberry Leisure's president, Eugene Roddenberry, the son of the creator of Star Trek, Gene Roddenberry. The Picard sequence could be one in every of many Star Trek initiatives below growth by CBS, which makes the science fiction property one of many fundamentals of its CBS All Entry streaming service.
Up to date Might 16, 2019: addition of the official title of the sequence.