The Nickelodeon animated Star Trek series geared for kids got its first major update since it was first announced in April 2019.
Star Trek: Prodigy coming to Nickelodeon next year
During the big Comic-Con@Home Star Trek Universe panel executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin gave an update on the Nickelodeon Star Trek series, announcing the title to be Star Trek: Prodigy. CBS has also provided a logo and some more details.
The CG-animated series will debut exclusively on Nickelodeon in 2021, aimed at a new generation of fans.
The story of Star Trek: Prodigy follows a group of lawless teens who discover a derelict Starfleet ship and use it to search for adventure, meaning, and salvation.
Prodigy is being developed by Emmy-winners Kevin and Dan Hageman (Trollhunters, Ninjago). The series will be from CBS’ Eye Animation Productions, CBS Television Studios’ new animation arm; Secret Hideout; and Roddenberry Entertainment. Alex Kurtzman, Heather Kadin, Katie Krentz, Rod Roddenberry, and Trevor Roth will serve as executive producers alongside Kevin and Dan Hageman. Aaron Baiers will serve as a co-executive producer.
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