“Star Trek: Discovery” Begins Production In Toronto

Star Trek returns to television 50 years after it first premiered.

Jennifer Coxby Jennifer Cox

Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns to television 50 years after it first premiered, with Star Trek: Discovery.

The series will feature a new ship, new characters and new missions, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers. It explores a previously mentioned event from the history of Star Trek while following the crew of the USS Discovery. The new series was announced in November 2015 to every Trekkie’s delight. The series will premiere on the CBS Television Network in the US and CTV in Canada. It will also be distributed concurrently by CBS Studios International on Netflix in 188 countries and in Canada on Bell Media‚Äôs Space channel and OTT service CraveTV.

Star Trek: Discovery was created by Bryan Fuller and Alex Kurtzman, It is the first series developed specifically for CBS All Access, and the first Star Trek series since Star Trek: Enterprise concluded in 2005.