Strange New Worlds’ is about the only captain that predates Kirk

[ad_1] Longtime Star Trek fans undoubtedly know this bit of trivia, but William Shatner’s famed Enterprise captain, James T. Kirk, wasn’t actually the first Star Trek captain. It’s a useful detail to keep in mind in light of the latest bit of news from the Star Trek franchise. On Friday, CBS announced the new All…

CBS All Access greenlights ‘Strange New Worlds,’ a new Star Trek series about Pike and Spock – TechCrunch

[ad_1] CBS All Access isn’t done launching new Star Trek shows. After bringing the franchise back to TV with “Star Trek: Discovery” in 2017, then revisiting some beloved characters with “Star Trek: Picard” earlier this year, the streaming service has placed a straight-to-series order for “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds,” which will depict the early…