Tag: lower decks

crisis point

“Crisis Point” Examines Mariner By Way Of The “Star Trek” Movies

If her mother, Captain Freeman, decides to transfer her, then she can kiss Starfleet goodbye. Given her dislike of Starfleet protocol, why does she want to stay? That would seem to be the bigger question of this character, and one that remains decidedly unanswered. Maybe the season finale will address that question.

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terminal provocations

There’s Nothing Provocative About “Terminal Provocations”

That can be a problem that “Star Trek: Lower Decks” faces. It wants to send up the ideas that we’ve seen repeatedly in “Star Trek” history. To do so successfully, though, there needs to be something unique about the satire.

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Star Trek Lower Decks

“Lower Decks:” Come For The Gags, Stay For The “Star Trek”

“Star Trek” has returned to animation for the first time since 1974. Like it’s older animated sibling, “Lower Decks” isn’t the same as its live-action counterparts. It’s familiar, but the pacing of what we know of “Star Trek” is different. Especially in the case of “Lower Decks,” which plays like a marriage of “Star Trek: […]

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Star Trek: Lower Decks

“Star Trek: Lower Decks” Trailer Is Here

CBS All Access will release new episodes of the show weekly. Sorry binge fans, the earliest you’ll be able to sit down and watch them all will be in October. “Lower Decks” features Tawny Newsome as Ensign Beckett Mariner, Jack Quaid as Ensign Brad Boimler, Eugene Cordero as Ensign Rutherford, and Noël Wells as Ensign Tendi. The show will follow the four Ensigns’ adventures, assigned to support duty aboard the USS Cerritos.

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Michelle Yeoh Will Lead Section 31 Star Trek Spin-Off

CBS All Access has greenlit production on a Section 31 series for ‘Star Trek’ focusing on Michelle Yeoh’s Phillipa Georgiou according to Deadline.  The spin-off becomes the fourth announced ‘Star Trek’ series for the streaming service, following ‘Discovery’, the upcoming series centering on Jean-Luc Picard, and an animated series from the executive producer of ‘Rick and Morty’ called ‘Lower Decks’.  […]

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Michelle Yeoh Is In Talks To Lead A Section 31 Based Star Trek Series

Deadline is reporting that CBS All Access is in talks with Michelle Yeoh about a new ‘Star Trek’ series centering on her character.  When last we saw Philippa Georgiou, she was being recruited into the shadowy Section 31 division of Starfleet.  Georgiou, as played by Yeoh, appears in the trailers for ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ season 2, so […]

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CBS All Access Announces Third Star Trek Series From Rick And Morty Writer

We’re getting one step closer to the all ‘Star Trek’ all the time visions that Alex Kurtzman and company have for CBS All Access.  Ok, that is a bit of an exaggeration, but we have been promised a lot more ‘Trek’ and the network has announced a new series.  ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ will be a new animated […]

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