Star Trek: Discovery's Ethan Peck on Landing the Role of Spock — and That 'Controversial' Hair and Beard

The long wait is almost over, Star Trek: Discovery fans. After a half-season of hints and teases, we finally get our first look at a young Spock in Thursday’s episode (CBS All Access, 8:30/7:30c), with Ethan Peck stepping into the iconic role played by Leonard Nimoy on the original Trek TV series. Peck — a […]

Star Trek: Discovery's James Frain on Sarek's 'Complex' Connection With Burnham and That Spock Name-Drop

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Sunday’s Star Trek: Discovery. Spock’s father Sarek beamed his way back onto Star Trek: Discovery this week, with Burnham rescuing her adoptive dad after his shuttle was sabotaged by a Vulcan extremist who believes that “humans are inferior.” With the help of a “synthetic mindmeld augment” built by Stamets, […]

Star Trek: Discovery's Jason Isaacs Says Not to Dismiss Lorca's 'Doomed' Plan: 'The Writers' Room Is Full of Diehards'

With its third episode (now streaming on CBS All Access), Star Trek: Discovery finally revealed its true self. Having spent its first hours establishing Michael Burnham (played by Sonequa Martin-Green) as an (almost) exemplary First Officer aboard the Shenzhou, the series this Sunday night found the convicted mutineer hitching a ride aboard the U.S.S. Discovery, […]

Is This Is Us Evoking HIMYM? What Is Star Trek: Discovery's Biggest Retcon? An Unbelievable Fire? And More Qs!

We’ve got questions, and you’ve (maybe) got answers! With another week of TV gone by, we’re lobbing queries left and right about shows including Star Trek: Discovery, This Is Us, Chicago Fire and Grey’s Anatomy! 1 | How would Fuller House‘s Danny have gone through an entire divorce without anyone in the family finding out? And […]

Ratings: Star Trek: Discovery's Special CBS Premiere Draws 8 Million Viewers

Pending adjustment due to NFL and thus 60 Minutes overrun, Star Trek: Discovery‘s special linear CBS showcase on Sunday night drew 8.2 million total viewers and a 1.6 demo rating in fast nationals. RELATEDStar Trek: Discovery EP on Episode 2’s Big Casualty, New-Look Klingons and Next Week’s ‘Pilot Reset’ Though exact numbers have not been […]

Star Trek's Sonequa Martin-Green Praises Discovery's 'Courageous' Story

With only three weeks left of work on Season 1 of Star Trek: Discovery and less time than that until the reboot’s premiere (Sunday, Sept. 24, on both CBS All Access and CBS), “I can honestly say I don’t think I’m nervous anymore,” leading lady Sonequa Martin-Green told TVLine’s Michael Ausiello at the Emmys Sunday. […]

Manhunt: Unabomber Review: Discovery's New Anthology Series Is Less Explosive Than Analytical

How much you enjoy Manhunt: Unabomber will depend almost entirely on one thing: how gripping you find watching someone else solve a puzzle. In the first three hours of Discovery’s new anthology series (premiering Tuesday, Aug. 1, at 9/8c), there are some gruesome reenactments of Ted Kaczynski’s crimes, insurance that we never lose sight of […]