Here is the first official look at Stargate: Origins. This video was shown this weekend at the Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con. We get a glimpse behind-the-scenes of the stars as well as hearing from director Mercedes Bryce Morgan.

Stargate: Origins Behind the Scenes, Video

Stargate: Origins Lowdown

The ‘series’ will consist of 10 episodes, each will be 10 minutes in length. They will expand upon the existing mythology of the Stargate franchise.

Stargate: Origins – Catherine Langford (Ellie Gall) ©2017 MGM

Exploring the backstory of Dr Catherine Langford the series is a prequel to Stargate SG-1. Catherine is the daughter of Professor Langford who discovered the Stargate in Giza, Egypt in 1928. We saw this event in the 1994 feature film Stargate. The events of the series take place 10 years after this discovery of the gate.

Professor Langford (Connor Trinneer), father of Catherine ©2017 MGM

The series was announced on July 20th 2017 at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con and was all part of Stargate SG-1‘s 20th anniversary celebration.

The series will be directed by Mercedes Bryce Morgan, with scripts written by Mark Ilvedson and Justin Michael Terry. New Form, MGM’s digital group and entertainment studio, is producing the series.

Director Mercedes Bryce Morgan ©2017 MGM