The kids’ animated series Star Trek: Prodigy arrives on Paramount+ this fall, and today they revealed the main title sequence to build up excitement.
Prodigy is coming
Check out the title sequence featuring a theme scored by Academy Award-winner Michael Giacchino.
Prodigy composer revealed
Giacchino is known to Trek fans as the composer behind the three J.J. Abrams Star Trek movies. He also directed and scored the Short Treks animated episode “Ephraim and Dot.” In a statement, Paramount+ also announced that the series music will be scored by composer Nami Melumad, who has collaborated with Giacchino on a number of projects. The Israeli/Dutch composer made history as the first woman to compose music for the franchise with her score for the Short Treks episode “Q&A.”
“I am excited that I had the opportunity to write the main theme for Kevin and Dan’s latest project, and as always am thrilled to be a part of the ‘Star Trek’ family,” said Michael Giacchino in a statement. “I’m especially looking forward to everyone hearing the incredible work of composer Nami Melumad, who will take the reins of scoring the episodes. Not only is she extremely talented, she is a true ‘Star Trek’ fan.”
The title sequence debuted during Paramount+’s virtual Television Critics Association (TCA) presentation. Stay tuned for more from that event.
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