At the Star Trek Las Vegas Convention 2018, CBS All Access’ Star Trek overlord, Alex Kurtzman introduced the decision on what Trek series to make next by calling on a very special guest – Sir Patrick Stewart.
Yes, the next Trek series will be a Jean-Luc Picard series (check out the announcement video below).
No other details were announced, but Kurtzman and Sir Patrick have issued statements (also below).
Sony Pictures Animation has unveiled its slate for 2017-18 and its a pretty varied bag.
The Surfs: The Lost Village, The Emoji Movie and The Star consitute the studio’s 2017 releases – and 2018 will bring Hotel Transylvania 3, the currently untitled Spider-Man film starring Miles Morales (the other Spider-Man) and Vivo – from Lin-Manuel Miranda.
Julia Roberts (Smurfs), Oprah Winfrey (The Star), Tyler Perry (The Star) and Sir Patrick Stewart (The Emoji Movie) join studio’s voice roster – the latter taking on the role of Poop (not that big a surpise consider his narration of the Ted movies…).
Follow the break for film descriptions, premiere dates and casts.
Captain Jean-Luc Picard is going where no starship captain has gone before. Sir Patrick Stewart has been officially announced as the host of the 71st Annual George Foster Peabody Awards ceremony on Monday, May 21, at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York City. Stewart, who has been involved in two Peabody Award-winning productions, is the first actor to be named as host of the prestigious awards than honor the best in electronic media.