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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As the Emerald Chain tightens its grip and the mystery of the Burn is finally solved, Burnham and the crew have one last chance to save themselves - and the Federation.


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Series cast summary:
Sonequa Martin-Green ...  Michael Burnham / ... 42 episodes, 2017-2021
Doug Jones ...  Saru / ... 42 episodes, 2017-2021
Anthony Rapp ...  Paul Stamets / ... 42 episodes, 2017-2021
Mary Wiseman ...  Sylvia Tilly / ... 42 episodes, 2017-2021
Emily Coutts ...  Lt. Keyla Detmer / ... 40 episodes, 2017-2021
Oyin Oladejo ...  Lt. Joann Owosekun / ... 37 episodes, 2017-2021
Patrick Kwok-Choon ...  Lt. Gen Rhys / ... 34 episodes, 2017-2021
Ronnie Rowe ...  Lt. R.A. Bryce / ... 33 episodes, 2017-2021
Julianne Grossman ...  Discovery Computer / ... 28 episodes, 2017-2021
Sara Mitich ...  Lt. Nilsson / ... 28 episodes, 2017-2021
Wilson Cruz ...  Dr. Hugh Culber 27 episodes, 2017-2021
Shazad Latif ...  Ash Tyler / ... 25 episodes, 2017-2019
Michelle Yeoh ...  Emperor Philippa Georgiou / ... 24 episodes, 2017-2020

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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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Discover the Unknown. (Season 1) See more »


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"Star Trek: Discovery" is the first "Star Trek" television series not made in the United States. The series is filmed at Pinewood Toronto Studios in Canada. See more »

Goofs

Despite being a prequel, set 10 years before the original Star Trek and more than a century before The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine and Voyager, the Discovery is far more advanced than any of the ships from those series (spore drive, holographic displays, automated self-covering spacesuits, etc.). The first Starfleet ship that was seen using holographic communications (as opposed to a standard viewscreen) was the Defiant in Deep Space Nine, set approximately 120 years after Discovery. See more »

Alternate Versions

When Season 1 was broadcast on CBS in the fall of 2020, the main title sequence on several episodes was shortened to just the show name and the ship fly-by. The credits themselves ran during the first act. See more »

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Problems even after 3 seasons!
11 May 2021 | by destructor-61011See all my reviews

Why oh why is every damn episode about Burnham? If she was a likeable character then fair enough but - and let's be honest - she shouldn't even be on board a starship, let alone a ranking officer!

Saru is a likeable character, Tilly is.. well.. Tilly.

And the rest of the bridge crew?

Umm.. unlike, TOS, TNG, Voyager and Enterprise where people could name the majority of the bridge crew after the 1st season, with Discovery, I haven't a clue!

And this is after 3 seasons!! That alone says it all!!

The Art work, CGI/FX are absolutely stunning but the characters are just so hollow.

With the exception of Saru, the rest could all be replaced and I doubt anyone would notice the difference.

This is down to just poor scripts. Get rid of the current writers and get some in who know how to create characters and stories that we want to invest our time in.

And CBS should put someone in charge of the project who at least cares about the franchise.

The only real notable characters were Orca, Georgia, Pike, Spock and Saru.

That really does say it all...

One more season maybe to turn things around?

Let's hope they don't screw up the Georgia series or Pikes return in the Enterprise...


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