Discovery ends with Season 5 in 2024
Another popular television show is coming to an end. CBS Studios announced this week that Paramunt+’s original series “Star Trek: Discovery” will conclude with a fifth and final season, set to debut early next year. After the hit series debuted in 2017, “Star Trek” ushered in a new era of television.
Paramount+ also plans to celebrate the final season with events in key markets around the world ahead of the upcoming series finale.
The final, epic season #StarTrekDiscovery It will arrive in 2024. Read Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise’s heartfelt letter here: https://t.co/nTXs5oWz8f ✨ #StarTrek pic.twitter.com/68yuBdUshr
– Star Trek (@StarTrek) March 2, 2023
“Star Trek: Discovery” will end after Season 5 in 2025
The show marked its first return to the “Star Trek” television script since “Star Trek: Enterprise” aired in May 2005. Paramount+ plans to celebrate the show through a year of celebrations and releases at key market events. Around the world.
The hit series ended up becoming Paramount+’s longest-running original drama. Starring Sonequa Martin-Green (“The Walking Dead”), David Ajala, Doug Jones (“Hellboy,” “Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer”), Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Wilson Cruz and Blu Del Barrio.
Executive producers and co-showrunners Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise said in a joint statement about the upcoming final season: “As lifelong Star Trek fans, it has been a tremendous honor and privilege to help bring ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ to life. the world. The “Trek” universe means so much to so many people — including us — and we couldn’t be more proud of all that “Discovery” has contributed to its legacy, especially representation. If just one person sees themselves or the possibilities of their future in a new way because of “Discovery,” we think we would have made Gene Roddenberry very proud.
“Of course, it wouldn’t be Discovery without Sonequa Martin-Green and the extraordinary team of artists, both in front of and behind the camera, who have brought this show to life. Their passion and determination to make every episode special was deeply inspiring; thus their love and support for each other and their genuine love for Star Trek. Discovery has truly become a family over the years – and we couldn’t be more grateful to be a part of it.
“Thank you to the fans around the world for joining us on this incredible journey. Your love for the characters and excitement for each episode and season meant the world to us. We can’t wait for you to see what we’ve been working on for the final season; In the meantime, we appreciate your patience, and trust us when we say it’s worth the wait. We love you all! LLAP”
In Season 5, Captain Burnham (Martin-Green) and the crew of the USS Discovery uncover a mystery that sends them on a galaxy-spanning adventure to find an ancient force whose existence has been hidden for centuries. However, there are other parties hunting for this power, and they are dangerous enemies who are desperate to claim this power for themselves and will stop at nothing to get it.
Joining Captain Green in season 5 are Saru (Jones), Paul Stamets (Rapp), Sylvia Tilly (Wiseman), Dr. Hugh Culber (Cruz), Cleveland Booker (Ajala), Adira (del Barrio) and Rayner (Callum Keith Rennie). . ). The show was produced by CBS Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment. Kurtzman, Paradise, Heather Kadin, Aaron Baiers, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth executive produce the show, with Kurtzman and Paradise co-showrunners.
In 2022, the first spinoff of “Discovery”, “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds”, started on Paramount+. The new show featured Captain Christopher Pike (Anson Mount) of the legendary starship Enterprise before the original classic “Star Trek” television series in the 1960s. The series also stars Ethan Peck as Spock, Jess Bush as Christine Chapel, Rebecca Romijn as Una-Chin Riley, Celia Rose Gooding as Nyota Uhura, and Christina Chong as La’an Noonien Singh.
In addition to “Discovery” and “Strange New Worlds,” Paramount+ debuted “Star Trek: Picard” in January 2020, the sequel to Captain Jean Luc-Picard from the “Star Trek: The Next Generation” series and movies. The third season was released recently. started last month on the streamer. Season 2 of “Star Trek: Strange New Worlds” is expected to start later this year.
The first four seasons of “Star Trek: Discovery” are now available to stream on Paramount+. Season 5 will start early next year.