Patrick Stewart, also referred to as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, not too long ago spoke withGold Derby aboutPicard season two, surviving quarantine, and the affectStar Trek has had on the world. During their discuss, Stewart revealed some thrilling particulars about what’s taking place with manufacturing on the sophomore season of Picard.

Production on the season was delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic, like so many different fan-favorite reveals. Updates about when the cast and crew will begin working once more have been scant. However, Stewart did reveal a couple of particulars, which point out that manufacturing is buzzing alongside regardless that nobody is on set but.

What’s Happening Behind the Scenes?

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When requested how he felt about heading again to work for season two, Stewart divulged that the behind-the-scenes work had already began. He advised the interviewers that he’d been known as in for some wardrobe fittings and even that small job made him ecstatic.

“I awoke on each these mornings… so excited that I used to be attending a wardrobe session! It wasn’t the identical as strolling in entrance of the digicam and having to behave a job, however the wheels have been starting to show once more and that felt so good.”

He additionally advised them that he’d spent hours daily studying the scripts he’d been despatched for the primary 5 episodes of the second season. Stewart stated that he’d learn a number of drafts of every script and that he was spending as a lot time as he may with them as a result of he is so excited for the chance to behave once more.

He shared that being out of labor has been very troublesome for him and the itch to be in entrance of the digicam has been overwhelming for fairly a very long time. Stewart expressed his honest aid that heading again to set was on the horizon.

“And it is inside view now,” he stated. “I feel I truly suppose the primary couple of days could be somewhat difficult as a result of how will we tune in to what we have been doing earlier than? But we’ve got such a rare cast and these folks will carry it.”

Though Stewart wasn’t particular about when filming would begin, his feedback appeared to point that it will be quickly.

Has a Start Date Been Announced?

In December one other Picardactor gave followers some extra particular particulars about when the actors could be again on set. In a reply to a fan’s tweet, Jeri Ryan stated that filming for season two had been pushed again to early February.

Filming for the second season had already been postponed a couple of instances due to the consistently altering circumstances created by the pandemic. In June government producer Akiva Goldsman advised IndieWire the truth that manufacturing was nonetheless on maintain was truly a blessing as a result of the writers had extra time to refine the scripts. He did not give an concept of when the cast and crew could be headed again to work.

The subsequent information a couple of attainable begin date got here from Jonathan Frakes, who reprised his position as Commander William Riker inPicard. During an interview with in September, Frakes indicated that filming may begin in January. He stated that everybody was cautious about asserting a begin date due to the pandemic.

A month later, Michelle Hurd confirmed the January begin date in an interview withInverse. However, she adopted up by saying that the date was simply what she’d “heard.” She emphasised that the highest precedence was holding everybody secure.

Evan Evagora additionally confirmed the January begin date in an interview withPod Syndicate in November. He additionally appeared iffy, confirming that he hadn’t seen an official announcement.

Ryan’s replace in December was the final time somebody gave an precise date for the return to set. However, Stewart’s feedback appear to point that filming is on the brink of start.