Star Trek took over Comic-Con’s Hall H on Saturday, offering fans teasers and exclusive clips of three of the franchise’s shows: the animated Lower Decks, a music episode of Strange New Worlds and an exclusive first-look clip at the fifth and final season of Discovery.
Discovery’s final season won’t premiere until 2024 but below is the clip:
Star Trek: Discovery
In the last season, Captain Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) and the crew of the U.S.S. Discovery uncover a mystery that sends them across the galaxy to locate an ancient power. Besides Martin-Green, Discovery stars Callum Keith Rennie as Rayner, Elias Toufexis as L’ak and Eve Harlow as Moll.
The cast also includes Doug Jones (Saru), Anthony Rapp (Paul Stamets), Mary Wiseman (Sylvia Tilly), Wilson Cruz (Dr. Hugh Culber), David Ajala (Cleveland “Book” Booker) and Blu del Barrio (Adira).
Star Trek: Discovery is produced by CBS Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment. Heather Kadin, Aaron Baiers, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth and co-showrunners Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise serve as executive producers.
Lower Decks drops its first two episodes of season four on Paramount Plus on September 7:
Star Trek: Lower Decks
The animated comedy follows a group of ensign – Beckett Mariner (Tawny Newsome), Brad Boimler (Jack Quaid), Tendi (Noël Wells), Rutherford (Eugene Cordero) and Provisional Ensign T’Lyn (Gabrielle Ruiz) – as they go about their Starfleet duties.
The series also stars Dawnn Lewis, Jerry O’Connell, Fred Tatasciore and Gillian Vigman.
It’s produced by CBS’ Eye Animation Productions, Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment. Secret Hideout’s Alex Kurtzman and Aaron Baiers and Roddenberry Entertainment’s Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth and Katie Krentz (219 Productions) serve as executive producers alongside creator and showrunner Mike McMahan. Titmouse animates the series.
Strange New Worlds – which stars Anson Pike as Captain Christopher Pike, Rebecca Romin as Una Chin-Riley and Ethan Peck as young Spock – will go all musical for its ninth episode, “Subspace Rhapsody.” That episode drops Thursday, August 3.
Star Trek: Strange New Worlds
The episode will feature 10 original songs plus a new version of the main title with music and lyrics by Kay Hanley and Tom Polce. In addition, Paramount Plus released episode 207 early on Saturday, July 22, surprising fans with a crossover episode with Lower Decks.
Strange New Worlds also stars Jess Bush as Christine Chapel, Christina Chong as La’An Noonien-Singh, Celia Rose Gooding as Nyota Uhura, Melissa Navia as Erica Ortegas and Babs Olusanmokun as Joseph M’Benga. It also features the return of special guest star Paul Wesley as James T. Kirk and new addition Carol Kane in a recurring role as Pelia.
Strange New Worlds is produced by CBS Studios, Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment and executive produced by Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet, Aaron
Baiers, Heather Kadin, Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth and co-showrunners Akiva Goldsman and Henry Alonso Myers.