“Star Trek: Discovery” has been renewed for Season 4 at CBS All Access.
News of the renewal was introduced in a video that includes sequence stars Sonequa Martin-Green and Doug Jones in addition to government producers and co-showrunners Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise. In addition, they introduced that manufacturing on Season 4 will formally start on Nov. 2.
Season 3 of “Discovery” debuted on Oct. 15. In addition to Martin-Green and Jones, the sequence stars Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, and Wilson Cruz. Along with Kurtzman and Paradise, Heather Kadin, James Duff, Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Rod Roddenberry, and Trevor Roth function government producers. CBS Television Studios produces.
CBS introduced in August that it might start airing the primary season of “Discovery” on its linear broadcast community. While not fully unprecedented — the primary episode of “Discovery” was aired on the community when it first started in 2017 — the transfer to air all the first season got here as CBS was seeking to fill holes in its schedule. Due to the manufacturing shutdown attributable to the COVID-19 pandemic, most broadcast exhibits have been unable to return for their typical fall timeslots. CBS solely lately introduced the premiere dates for numerous its scripted exhibits, which is able to launch in November.
CBS has wager huge on “Star Trek” in recent times. Including “Discovery,” there at the moment are 5 exhibits within the shared universe on All Access: “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” (a “Discovery” spinoff ordered in May), “Star Trek: Picard” (Season 1 aired this 12 months, already renewed for Season 2), “Star Trek: Short Treks,” and the grownup animated sequence “Star Trek: Lower Decks” (debuted this 12 months and was picked up for two seasons). Nickelodeon can also be prepping an animated “Star Trek” children sequence that can characteristic Kate Mulgrew as Captain Janeway.