‘Star Trek: Discovery’ gets its first licensing deal, and it will be with McFarlane Toys. There will also be TOS and TNG figures in the first wave.
TrekMovie looks back on the 8th anniversary of J.J. Abrams Star Trek movie, which rebooted, restarted, re-imagined and revived a franchise.
The CEO of CBS talks up Star Trek: Discovery with investors, giving details on production and demographic expectations. He also announced a combined CBS All Access/Showtime package.
CEO Les Moonves discusses how Star Trek: Discovery and CBS All Access fit together, and how Netflix is making the show bigger and better.
A last-minute deal has been struck between the studios and the WGA, so Star Trek: Discovery’s writers can continue working on scripts for the show.
A potential strike could have a big impact on the production of Star Trek: Discovery. We also look at how past writers strikes have affected Star Trek.
Sonequa Martin-Green, who plays the lead character on Star Trek Discovery, gives her first public remarks on the show.
CBS finally acknowledges Sonequa Martin-Green as part of the Star Trek: Discovery cast, and now her Walking Dead co-star Andrew Lincoln wants to join her.
Anthony Rapp is talking Discovery again.
The fate of the Star Trek film franchise is in new hands.
While there has been a lot of news about the next Trek TV show (Star Trek: Discovery coming to CBS All Access this fall), news on Paramount’s plans for the next feature film is much more scarce. However, there was a mention about the future of the Trek film franchise by the CEO of Viacom, Paramount’s parent company, at an investor event this week.
Star Trek: Discovery finally has its captain. Film and television veteran Jason Isaacs has just been tapped for the upcoming Trek series. In addition Discovery has also found a new cadet. More details on both castings below.
Varese Sarabande’s deluxe two-disc soundtrack release features 29 cues of previously unreleased music from Star Trek Beyond, including full Jaylah and Yorktown Themes.
Director Adam Nimoy chatted with us about working on the Deep Space Nine documentary What We Left Behind, his directorial career, his documentary For the Love of Spock, and possibly bringing back Spock Prime in a future Trek production.
In an interview promoting Armani fragrances, actor Chris Pine spoke briefly (and vaguely) about the follow-up to Star Trek Beyond. More info on that plus Zoe Saldana is gearing up to return to Pandora and there is news on a Paramount management shakeup. Check it all out below.
The “What We Left Behind” producers are doing what no one has done before.
CBS Chief Les Moonves told investors today that Star Trek: Discovery will premiere in late Summer or early Fall 2017. More details follow.
McDonald’s Japan has a crazy new Star Trek-themed campaign for their brand new burger, including a new promotional movie. Check it out below
Chris Gilleece remembers his first trip to The Federation Trading Post.
A well executed repackaging of the single-season sets that offers a tremendous amount of content for a great price.
The casting news keeps on coming as three more actors beam aboard.
With the copyright infringement trial just 11 days away, Star Trek fan film Axanar producer Alec Peters settled with plaintiffs CBS and Paramount Pictures. The terms of the settlement, announced today, require that Peters admit “overreaching” and allow for a scaled-back production of Axanar as two 15-minute films that conform to all of the studios’ fan film guidelines announced last June.
While a Federal judge denied summary judgment January 4, 2017, to both sides in the Axanar copyright infringement lawsuit, he dealt a major blow to the defendants’ hope to use fair use as a defense in the case.
Alcatel, a large North American mobile phone manufacturer, has partnered with CBS Interactive to debut what they are calling a “VR experience” at major tech conference CES 2017. The 360° video is hosted on CBS’s YouTube channel and is the first advertisement tie-in for Star Trek: Discovery although it does not contain any material directly related to the network’s newest Star Trek series.
According to Entertainment Weekly, The Walking Dead star has captured the lead role in the upcoming series.
Bryan Fuller continues to discuss the reasons for his departure from Star Trek: Discovery. While most interviews have rehashed the well-known explanations, he expanded upon a strong theme for the new series in an interview with the Radio Times.
After the success of Star Trek: The Motion Picture at the box office, Gene Roddenberry immediately got to work on a sequel. Little did he know that Paramount was in the process of sidelining him into a consulting producer role and his story for Star Trek II would never be made. However, we have details of his concept and it just may surprise you. Kirk meets JFK? Spock is the man on the grassy knoll?
Following yesterday’s report that Star Trek: Discovery writer/producer Nicholas Meyer said Michelle Yeoh had been cast in the new series, her casting has been confirmed by two additional sources, and Yeoh herself has commented. Deadline claims that she will play Captain Han Bo of the U.S.S. Shenzhou, a ship key to Discovery‘s first season.
The fourth revision of the Star Trek Encyclopedia written by the husband/wife duo Mike and Denise Okuda, is a massive two-volume hardcover edition. This latest revision includes information up to Star Trek: Into Darkness, and took several years to compile. Read on for our interview with the Trekspert couple.
In celebration of the release of Star Trek Beyond in Digital HD and Blu-ray, TrekMovie is giving away three of these gorgeous limited edition Mondo posters, which you won’t find anywhere for sale.