Star Trek: Discovery is a hit. TrekMovie reports the new TV show has broken records for CBS All Access.
The newest installment in the Star Trek franchise will take place 10 years before the original series and follows “the voyages of Starfleet on their missions to discover new worlds and new lifeforms, and one Starfleet officer who must learn that to truly understand all things alien, you must first understand yourself.” The cast includes Jason Isaacs, Mary Wiseman, Sonequa Martin-Green, Rainn Wilson, Doug Jones, Anthony Rapp, Michelle Yeoh, and James Frain.
Recently,CBS All Access revealed the late September premiere of Star Trek: Discovery ” set a record high for subscriber sign-ups in a single week” and subscription numbers have now doubled since last year. Additionally, the streaming service announced season one will be divided into two chapters, with the first part ending with episode nine on November 12th. The second chapter will begin in January.
What do you think? Have you seen Star Trek: Discovery? How does it compare to previous Star Trek series?