The first episode of “Star Trek: The Original Series,” “The Man Trap” aired on September 8, 1966. So, annually on September 8, “Star Trek” followers have fun the start of the franchise. For the previous few years, the day has been celebrated with on-line panels that includes Trek stars, visionaries, and creators, a practice that is persevering with for Star Trek Day 2021.
Starting at 5:30 pm Pacific Time/8:30 pm Eastern Time, Trek icons from modern-day “Star Trek” and basic “Star Trek” will drop in to share insider particulars on the Trekverse. Here are all the small print in regards to the panels and watch them.
This 12 months’s Star Trek Day panels provide one thing for each sort of Trekker. There are panels in regards to the Trek reveals presently on the air in addition to panels that includes Trek stars from followers’ favourite basic reveals. Actors from every of the legacy “Star Trek” collection will make appearances all through the night, and every of the brand new reveals has a devoted panel as nicely.
Here’s the complete schedule for the night:
5:30 pm Pacific Time: “Star Trek” composer Jeff Russo and the Star Trek Day Orchestra open the celebration with a particular efficiency.
5:37 pm Pacific Time:“Star Trek: The Next Generation” alum Wil Wheaton kicks off the festivities along with his co-host, Mica Burton.
5:45 pm Pacific Time:“Star Trek: Prodigy” panel with co-creators Dan and Kevin Hageman, animator Ben Hibon, and actors Dee Bradley Baker and Brett Gray.
6:03 pm Pacific Time: “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” actor Cirroc Lofton shares about his time on DS9 and the lasting affect of the show.
6:08 pm Pacific Time: “Star Trek: Discovery” panel with showrunner Michelle Paradise and actors Wilson Cruz, Blu del Barrio, and Ian Alexander.
6:25 pm Pacific Time:“Star Trek: Enterprise” actor Anthony Montgomery shares behind-the-scenes tales from the show.
6:30 pm Pacific Time: “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” panel with showrunners Akiva Goldsman and Henry Alonso Myers and lead actors Anson Mount, Rebecca Romijn, and Ethan Peck.
6:50 pm Pacific Time:“Star Trek: Voyager” actor Garrett Wang talks about his time on the show and why it is nonetheless so related at the moment.
6:55 pm Pacific Time:“Star Trek: Lower Decks” panel with creator Mike McMahan and actors Noël Wells and Eugene Cordero.
7:25 pm Pacific Time:“Star Trek: The Original Series” icon George Takei talks about “Star Trek’s” beginnings and the way it launched a dynasty,
7:30 pm Pacific Time:A celebration of “Star Trek’s” creator, Gene Roddenberry in honor of his a hundredth birthday. His son, Rod Roddenberry, joins Takei and TNG stars LeVar Burton and Gates McFadden to recollect the person whose imaginative and prescient turned a worldwide phenomenon.
7:50 pm Pacific Time: TNG actor LeVar Burton reminisces about “Star Trek: The Next Generation.”
7:55 pm Pacific Time: “Star Trek: Picard” panel with showrunners Akiva Goldsman and actors Patrick Stewart, Jeri Ryan, and Isa Briones. This panel will embody a particular efficiency of “Blue Skies” by Briones.
How to Watch
All the panels can be live-streamed on StarTrek.com. Head over to the web site to catch your favourite stars. The total program will also be streamed on the Paramount+ app for subscribers and can be broadcast stay on the Paramount+ Twitch stream.
So, there are many methods to look at! Make certain to signal on a little bit early in case there are points connecting to the stream.
Fans who cannot catch the panels stay will be capable of watch all of them within the Paramount+ app or on the Paramount+ YouTube channel after they air.
Trek “holidays” are sometimes when massive bulletins in regards to the Trekverse are made. At the First Contact Day 2021 celebration, the primary trailer for “Picard” dropped, the discharge date for “Lower Decks” seasons was introduced, and the primary photos of Captain Kathryn Janeway in “Prodigy” have been launched. On Captain Picard Day 2021, Paramount+ launched a brand new teaser trailer for “Picard” and introduced that the show will premiere in 2022.
So, it is protected to imagine that some massive bulletins about modern Trek will occur on the Star Trek Day 2021 celebration. Fans can solely guess what info is perhaps revealed.
Given what’s developing within the Trekverse, some good guesses are: a launch date for “Prodigy,” the primary official trailer for “Strange New Worlds,” and new reveals in regards to the plot of “Picard” season two.
No matter what, it should be an superior night for Trekkers. Check Heavy for all of the breaking information and massive reveals.
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