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Star Trek: Short Treks Gets Trailer, Release Dates

Trailer Released for Star Trek: Short Treks 

According to treknews.net, CBS All Access has released the trailer and announced air dates for their Star Trek shorts series Star Trek: Short Treks. They will be available starting 4 October 2018 and will continue into 2019. Check out the trailer below!

Here are the synopses and credits for all four of the upcoming shorts, as reported on treknews.net:

Runaway – Thursday, Oct. 4

Onboard the U.S.S. Discovery, Ensign Tilly (Mary Wiseman) encounters an unexpected visitor in need of help. However, this unlikely pair may have more in common than meets the eye.

Written by Jenny Lumet & Alex Kurtzman. Directed by Maja Vrvilo.

Calypso – Thursday, Nov. 8

After waking up in an unfamiliar sickbay, Craft (Aldis Hodge) finds himself on board a deserted ship, and his only companion and hope for survival is an A.I. computer interface.

Teleplay by Michael Chabon. Story by Sean Cochran and Michael Chabon. Directed by Olatunde Osunsanmi.

The Brightest Star – Thursday, Dec. 6

Before he was the first Kelpien to join Starfleet, Saru (Doug Jones) lived a simple life on his home planet of Kaminar with his father and sister. Young Saru, full of ingenuity and a level of curiosity uncommon among his people, yearns to find out what lies beyond his village, leading him on an unexpected path.

Written by Bo Yeon Kim & Erika Lippoldt. Directed by Douglas Aarniokoski.

The Escape Artist – Thursday, Jan. 3

Harry Mudd (Rainn Wilson), back to his old tricks of stealing and double-dealing, finds himself in a precarious position aboard a hostile ship – just in time to try out his latest con.

Written by Michael McMahan. Directed by Rainn Wilson.

Season two of Star Trek: Discovery will begin streaming on CBS All Access in 2019.

Are you excited for the upcoming Star Trek: Short Treks miniseries (in more ways than one)? Talk about it in the comments!


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