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Ten years before Kirk, Spock and the Enterprise, the USS Discovery discovers new worlds and lifeforms as one Starfleet officer learns to understand all things alien.
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Series cast summary:
Sonequa Martin-Green ...  Michael Burnham 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Doug Jones ...  Saru 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Anthony Rapp ...  Paul Stamets 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Mary Wiseman ...  Sylvia Tilly 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Shazad Latif ...  Ash Tyler / ... 16 episodes, 2017-2019
Emily Coutts ...  Keyla Detmer / ... 16 episodes, 2017-2019
Jason Isaacs ...  Captain Gabriel Lorca 15 episodes, 2017-2018
Oyin Oladejo ...  Joann Owosekun / ... 13 episodes, 2017-2019
Anson Mount ...  Captain Christopher Pike 13 episodes, 2019
Julianne Grossman ...  Discovery Computer 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Sara Mitich ...  Airiam / ... 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Wilson Cruz ...  Dr. Hugh Culber 10 episodes, 2017-2019
Mary Chieffo ...  L'Rell 10 episodes, 2017-2018
Patrick Kwok-Choon ...  Rhys / ... 10 episodes, 2017-2019
Michelle Yeoh ...  Emperor Georgiou / ... 8 episodes, 2017-2018
Ronnie Rowe ...  Bryce / ... 8 episodes, 2017-2019
Jayne Brook ...  Admiral Cornwell 7 episodes, 2017-2018
James Frain ...  Sarek 7 episodes, 2017-2019
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Ten years before Kirk, Spock and the Enterprise, the USS Discovery discovers new worlds and lifeforms as one Starfleet officer learns to understand all things alien.

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24 September 2017 (USA) See more »

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Blow 'em up, Scotty - Discovery doesn't feel like the future
12 November 2017 | by big_brother_1984See all my reviews

I waited for the first season's break to do justice to Discovery - though unfortunately on IMDb the early reviews always dominate. Alas, in this case it doesn't matter because it's one long episode and ended as it started, just less spectacular.

Other than many of the "one star" reviews, my beef with Discovery isn't that it's not true to Trek canon or Roddenbery ethics. It's not that it's sometimes annoying ("You're *the* Michael Burnham?"), features wooden acting, flat dialogues or stupid plot lines. That's because older Trek series weren't immune to these problems, and it didn't matter a lot.

The difference of this new era TV is the same as the reboot movies: I am unable to imagine this science fantasy as the actual future. For me, the "I could be there" feeling is missing, which always made the big difference. Thi doesn't require TNG techno babble or is hampered by TOS star ship models hanging on wires. Reality doesn't equal a dark and gritty setting, and a lot of expensive cgi doesn't necessarily help either.

On the upside, Discovery tries to have some character relations and development which made DS9 so appealing back in the days. But after nine episodes, it still just delivers entertainment based on Star Trek. I'd rather have something like the brilliant "The Orville" which disguises as entertainment, but has the actual Star Trek heart and vision to make it believable.


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