We acquired to our first take a look at the Captain Janeway character that is set to seem within the upcoming all-new animated youngsters’ collection “Star Trek: Prodigy.” Voiced by Kate Mulgrew, Janeway will function the starship’s built-in emergency coaching hologram.
Govt producers Kevin and Dan Hageman revealed the information throughout at the moment’s digital international First Contact Day panels. In addition they revealed that the collection takes place within the yr 2383, 5 years after the united statesVoyager returned to the Alpha Quadrant within the two-part “Endgame” (S07, E25 & 26). Plus, it is going to be set within the Delta Quadrant.
Developed and produced by Nickelodeon and CBS Studios, the latest animated incarnation of “Star Trek” will premiere on Paramount+ within the U.S. later in 2021.
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It is not but recognized precisely who makes up the teaser picture (above) of the younger alien solid; it is thought that one is perhaps Talaxian, as they might effectively all come from the opposite facet of the galaxy. An official description of the series states: “These six younger outcasts know nothing concerning the ship they’ve commandeered … however over the course of their adventures collectively, they may every be launched to Starfleet and the beliefs it represents.”
And at last, ReedPop, the Connecticut-based occasions firm behind New York Comedian Con, Star Wars Celebration and a number of different conventions across the globe, has introduced it’s going to host a brand new official “Star Trek” conference in 2022 for First Contact Day and each subsequent yr, with the primary being held in Chicago after which shifting to a special metropolis every year, very like the annual Star Wars Celebration occasion.
“The Star Trek franchise has one of the passionate and spirited fan bases on the market, and we at ReedPop are excited to welcome them and ViacomCBS Shopper Merchandise into our household,” Lance Fensterman, World President of ReedPop mentioned in an announcement. “Collectively we plan to present the followers an unbelievable expertise to recollect and I converse for all of us at ReedPop after I say that we will not wait to expertise the vitality that Star Trek followers will convey to Chicago subsequent April.”
Followers worldwide are capable of stream the First Contact Day panels at no cost at StarTrek.com/FirstContact. The panels may even be accessible to stream at no cost within the U.S. on PlutoTV and the Paramount+ Twitch web page. After their preliminary airing, the panels can be accessible on-demand on the Paramount+ YouTube Channel and on Paramount+.
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