Star Trek: Strange New Worlds drops a full promo trailer of the upcoming series. The new Paramount+ series is set to premiere on May 5 with a 10-episode season.
The two-minute trailer gives a look into the series, promising sci-fi action, thrill, and a dash of nostalgia. The trailer gives a look at the adventures of Captain Christopher Pike (played by Anson Mount) and the crew of the USS Enterprise with Rebecca Romjin as Una Chin-Riley and Ethan Peck as Spock.
The show will revolve around the story of Captain Pike of the Starfleet before Captain James T. Kirk took over the ship. The events of the show take place a decade before Star Trek: The Original Series.
Here is the official trailer for the upcoming series.
The Paramount+ series also features Christina Chong, Jess Bush, Celia Rosse Gooding as Cadet Nyota Uhura, and Melissa Navia. Before its premiere, the second season of the show is also expected and Paul Wesley (The Vampire Diaries actor) has been cast as James T. Kirk.
Welcome to the #StarTrekFamily, @paulwesley 🖖 #StarTrek #StrangeNewWorlds https://t.co/TMXYp6eVnT
— Star Trek (@StarTrek) March 15, 2022
The trailer of the upcoming show brings back the nostalgia of the original series as it shows plenty of humor and action. It will be more of a lighter and funnier version of the Star Trek stories that got fans excited for the show.
Here are some of the tweets from fans that show how excited everyone is for the upcoming Paramount+ series that will premiere on May 5.
I started @strangenewpod because of my love for the Enterprise, life long fasciation of Captain Pike and his journey which we didn’t get to see. #StrangeNewWorlds finally makes that a reality. My emotions are wild right now ☺️🥲. What a trailer. pic.twitter.com/2x0QgbPXzO
— Julian Brown 🔜 Mission Chicago (@JulianHasTheCon) April 3, 2022
The hype is real. @ansonmount is Captain Pike! Six decades in the making – “the longest pilot-to-series pickup in the history of television” – and what a story we finally have to tell. 💫 #StarTrek #StrangeNewWorlds @StarTrek @StarTrekOnPPlus https://t.co/DcE7Qt99O2
— Melissa Navia (@melissaCnavia) April 2, 2022
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