The brand new “Star Trek” universe may very well be increasing past CBS All Entry.
Plot particulars on the brand new collection are being saved below wraps, however it hails from writers Kevin and Dan Hageman. The Hagemans are recognized for his or her work on animated reveals equivalent to “Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu” and “Trollhunters.” In addition they labored on the story for the movies “Lodge Transylvania,” “The Lego Film,” and “The Lego Ninjago Film.” They’re repped by WME and Underground Administration.
Ought to the undertaking transfer ahead, it will mark the primary new “Star Trek” TV undertaking to debut outdoors of All Entry with an eye fixed for it to function a tent pole collection at Nickelodeon. The collection would mark a significant get for new Nickelodeon president Brian Robbins, who was introduced in in October to steer the kid-centric Viacom model amid declining linear rankings and shifting viewing habits.
That is additionally the second animated “Star Trek” undertaking to be introduced. All Entry gave a two-season order to the grownup animated collection “Star Trek: Decrease Decks” in October, with that present being created by “Rick & Morty” author Mike McMahan. It can give attention to the the assist crew serving on certainly one of Starfleet’s least necessary ships.
CBS TV Studios has been steadily constructing out its slate of “Star Trek” initiatives for the reason that launch of “Star Trek: Discovery” in September 2017. Producer Alex Kurtzman signed a five-year deal on the studio final summer time to supervise all “Star Trek” TV initiatives.
Along with the Nickelodeon collection, “Decrease Decks,” and “Discovery,” All Entry is at the moment prepping a collection that can see the return of Patrick Stewart as Capt. Jean-Luc Picard and is growing a drama centered on Michelle Yeoh’s “Discovery” character and her work for the mysterious Part 31.
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