Star Trek: Discovery draws 9.6 Million Viewers

(TrekNews.Net): The overnight numbers are in and Star Trek: Discovery‘s series premiere “The Vulcan Hello” drew approximately 9.6 million views, making it one of the most-viewed programs on Sunday night. How Discovery stacks up against other Star Trek premieres: The 2001 premiere of Star Trek: Enterprise “Broken Bow” saw 12.5 million views, while the first episode of Star Trek: Voyager “Caretaker” on UPN had 21.3 million, and Star Trek: The Next Generation‘s “Encounter at Farpoint” had 15.7 million views. It should be noted that while Discovery may not had reached the pinnacles of its predecessors, the television landscape has changed dramatically Click Here to Read more

CBS Reveals Plot Details for Star Trek: Discovery

This information comes from the online magazine Entertainment Weekly. CBS has revealed a summary of the plot line for the upcoming Star Trek: Discovery All-Access series which is scheduled to debut this Fall. The summery reads: “Burnham [has] spent a lot of time on Vulcan, but she’s human. Sarek [Spock’s father, played by James Frain] plays an important role in her life, which has been completely planned until she makes a very difficult choice that sends her life on a very different path. When we meet her, she’s the First Officer on the Starship Shenzhou [captained by Philippa Georgiou, played Click Here to Read more