Star Trek: Discovery each carved out a foothold for the franchise within the streaming area and gave individuals a compelling motive to join Paramount Plus again when it was nonetheless CBS All Entry. However with its upcoming fifth season, the collection will probably be coming to an finish.
This night, CBS Studios introduced that Star Trek: Discovery’s fifth season, due out someday in “early 2024,” will probably be its last one and that the present’s solid and crew are gearing up for a 12 months of “celebrations and appearances at key occasions in markets around the globe” within the build-up to the season’s premiere. In a press release about bittersweet information, government producers and co-showrunners Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise expressed their gratitude to Discovery’s followers and mentioned that it’s been “an immense honor and privilege to assist carry Star Trek: Discovery to the world.”
“The Trek universe means a lot to so many — together with us — and we couldn’t be prouder of every part Discovery has contributed to its legacy, significantly with illustration,” Kurtzman and Paradise mentioned. “If only one particular person sees themselves, or the probabilities for his or her future, in a brand new manner due to Discovery, then we predict we’d have made Gene Roddenberry very proud.”
Whereas CBS has not introduced the precise date when Star Trek: Discovery returns subsequent 12 months, it described the present’s last chapter as following Captain Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Inexperienced) and her crew “on an epic journey throughout the galaxy to seek out an historical energy whose very existence has been intentionally hidden for hundreds of years.”