“Star Trek: Discovery” is created by CBS Television Studios in colaboration with Alex Kurtzman’s Secret Hideout, Bryan Fuller’s Living Dead Guy Productions and Roddenberry Entertainment. Kurtzman, Larger, Louise Kadin, Gretchen J. Berg, Aaron Harberts, Akiva Goldsman, Fishing rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth function as executive producers. The series is going to be distributed concurrently by CBS Studios Worldwide on Netflix in 188 countries as well as in Canada on Bell Media’s Space funnel and OTT service CraveTV.
“Star Trek: Discovery” has set the official premiere date, using the new entry within the storied sci-fi franchise set to produce this fall, Variety is familiar with.
After premiere night, brand new episodes is going to be on-demand weekly every sunday solely for CBS All Access subscribers within the U.S. The 15-episode season is going to be released in 2 parts. The very first eight episodes will run from Sept. 24 through November. 5. The growing season will resume in The month of january 2018.
“Discovery” was initially set to produce CBS All Access in The month of january 2017, however the hotly anticipated series continues to be frequently delayed. As Variety formerly reported, sources say difficulties casting and behind-the-scenes flux, including Bryan Larger walking lower as showrunner, are reason for the show’s delay. CBS Corp. boss Leslie Moonves formerly said at a trader conference he was positive about the caliber of the series, and also the delay is a result of requiring a great deal of post production. “It’s important to have it right, and ‘Star Trek’ may be the family jewels,” Moonves stated.
The series will launch Sunday, Sept. 24 at 8:30 p.m./7:30c on CBS, though that point is approximate because of National football league Football and “60 Minutes” also airing that night. The series premiere may also be on-demand on CBS All Access and also the second episode from the series is going to be on the service that very same night rigtht after the broadcast premiere.
Plot details for that show happen to be stored under wraps, but “The Walking Dead” alum Sonequa Martin-Eco-friendly leads the series as Lt. Commander Michael Burnham. She stars alongside Jason Isaacs, Doug Johnson, Michelle Yeoh, and Anthony Rapp amongst others.