CBS has release a video where the three main actors comment on the announcement of new series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds.

The series will star Anson Mount as Captain Christopher Pike, Rebecca Romijn as Number One and Ethan Peck as Science Officer Spock. All three are reprising their roles in Star Trek: Discovery Season 2.

CBS All Access video with the actors who will play the lead roles

Anson commented, “I have never received more love from a fan base than I had from the Star Trek family”. Rebecca said “I can’t wait to put on that Gold Star Fleet uniform” while Ethan commented that “it is a huge honor”.

Anson finished with “We are going to get with the classic Star Trek show that deals with optimism and the future.

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Airdate?

The series is set 10 years before the original classic Star Trek series. No date has been announced for start of production or release. This is of course because of the current ‘human malware’!