Star Trek: Discovery each carved out a foothold for the franchise within the streaming house and gave individuals a compelling purpose to enroll in Paramount Plus again when it was nonetheless CBS All Entry. However with its upcoming fifth season, the sequence 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 closing 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 all over the world” within the build-up to the season’s premiere. In a press release about bittersweet information, govt 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 deliver 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 the whole lot Discovery has contributed to its legacy, significantly with illustration,” Kurtzman and Paradise mentioned. “If only one particular person sees themselves, or the chances for his or her future, in a brand new means due to Discovery, then we expect 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 closing chapter as following Captain Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Inexperienced) and her crew “on an epic journey throughout the galaxy to search out an historic energy whose very existence has been intentionally hidden for hundreds of years.”