Star Trek: Picard
Set at the end of the 24th century, 18 years after the events of `Star Trek: Nemesis’, with Sir Patrick Stewart reprising his iconic role, `Star Trek: Picard’ revolves around retired admiral Jean-Luc Picard; he is still deeply affected by the loss of Lieutenant Commander Data, portrayed by Brent Spiner, and the destruction of Romulus, and steps into the next chapter of his life.
First episode date: January 23, 2020
No. of episodes: 8 (list of episodes)
Network: CBS All Access
Composer: Jeff Russo
Los Angeles Premiere
When: Monday 13th January 2020
Where: Arclight Cinerama Dome, Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
When: Wednesday 15th January 2020
Where: Odeon Luxe, Leicester Square, London
The series is part of showrunner Alex Kurtzman’s five year deal with CBS Studios to expand the Star Trek franchise.
Star Trek: Picard is set 20 years after the events of Star Trek: Nemesis (2002).
The production team used IKEA lamps as part of the futuristic set decoration!
Patrick Stewart not only takes the lead role, but is also an executive producer for the web series.
The series was renewed for a second season before the first season was even released!