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The Orville 

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An exploratory ship from Earth faces intergalactic challenges 400 years in the future.

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Seth MacFarlane
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Series cast summary:
Seth MacFarlane ...  Capt. Ed Mercer 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Adrianne Palicki ...  Cmdr. Kelly Grayson 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Penny Johnson Jerald ...  Dr. Claire Finn 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Scott Grimes ...  Lt. Gordon Malloy 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Peter Macon ...  Lt. Cmdr. Bortus 26 episodes, 2017-2019
J. Lee ...  Lt. Cmdr. John LaMarr / ... 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Mark Jackson ...  Isaac 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Halston Sage ...  Lt. Alara Kitan 15 episodes, 2017-2019
Chad L. Coleman ...  Klyden 11 episodes, 2017-2019
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Set 400 years in the future, the show follows the adventures of the Orville, a not-so-top-of-the-line exploratory ship in Earth's interstellar Fleet. Facing cosmic challenges from without and within, this motley crew of space explorers will boldly go where no comedic drama has gone before.

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

10 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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16:9 HD
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Liam Neeson and Charlize Theron have appeared on The Orville, both of whom starred in Seth MacFarlane's film "A Million Ways to Die in the West." See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Captain Ed Mercer: Alara, you want to open this jar of pickles for me?
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More Star Trek than Discovery
29 September 2017 | by dmega-64163See all my reviews

There have been a few times when I watched this show where I forgot I was watching The Orville. It has the true spirit of Star Trek written all over it. It's a bit more tongue in cheek, yes. But it has heart and portrays in-depth and heart felt stories. I watched the first episode of ST Discovery and still haven't gotten around watching the second, I'm just not that into it. Full of virtue signaling BS and it doesn't "feel" like Star Trek. I hang out for every new episode of The Orville, it is THAT good. Do your self a favor and watch this instead of Discovery if you want that real old feeling of Star Trek. A must!


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