This crew will have many more adventures in the future. Star Trek: Discovery has been renewed for a fifth season on the Paramount+ streaming service. There will be 10 episodes.
A sci-fi series, the Star Trek: Discovery TV show stars Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Wilson Cruz, David Ajala, and Blu del Barrio. A prequel to the original Star Trek series, this drama follows the crew of the USS Discovery of the interstellar government known as the United Federation of Planets (UFP). Season four finds Captain Burnham (Martin-Green) and her crew facing a threat unlike any they’ve ever encountered. With Federation and non-Federation worlds alike feeling the impact, they must confront the unknown and work together to ensure a hopeful future for all.
The fourth season of the series will resume on Thursday, February 10th, and will conclude on March 17th. A premiere date for the fifth season will be announced at some point in the future. All but the second season have launched in the fall.
Today, Paramount+ also announced a second season debut for Star Trek: Picard, a premiere date and an early second season pick up for Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, and a fourth season renewal for Star Trek: Lower Decks.
“Four years ago, we made a promise to grow Star Trek into something it had never been before, and thanks to the incredibly hard work done by our many talented showrunners, writers, and directors, along with the extraordinary support of CBS Studios and Paramount+, we’re keeping our word,” said Alex Kurtzman, architect and executive producer, Star Trek franchise. “Now our current shows are set up for the future as we work to build Trek’s next phase of programming for years to come.”
What do you think? Have you kept up with the Star Trek: Discovery TV show? Are you happy to hear that it’s been renewed for a fifth season on Paramount+?