The fourth Star Trek: Short Treks episode debuts tonight. Short Treks are four standalone mini-episodes related to Star Trek: Discovery, released one a month from October through January. This month’s short was written by Rick and Morty writer and Star Trek: Lower Decks showrunner Mike McMahan, and was directed by Harry Mudd himself, Rainn Wilson.
Preview: “The Escape Artist”
Star Trek: Short Treks – Episode 4
Harry Mudd (Rainn Wilson), back to his old tricks of stealing and double-dealing, finds himself in a precarious position aboard a hostile ship – just in time to try out his latest con.
The mini-episode will be available in the US on CBS All Access at 9:30 pm ET (6:30 pm PT). In Canada it airs on Space at 9:00 pm ET (6:00 pm PT), it will be available on CraveTV Friday at 9:00 pm ET (6:00 pm PT).
CBS has released new photos including a few behind-the-scenes shots of Wilson directing.