Star Trek: Discovery

Star Trek: Discovery

CBS Television Studios (2017)
Science Fiction
USA | English | Color
7.4

Set roughly ten years before the events of the original Star Trek, the series follows the crew of the USS Discovery as they discover new worlds and civilizations, while exploring the franchise's signature contemporary themes. The season-long story line revolves around an incident and an event in Star Trek history that's been talked about but never been explored.


Cast View all

Jason Isaacs Captain Lorca
Sonequa Martin-Green First Officer Michael Burnham
Doug Jones Lt. Saru
Shazad Latif Lieutenant Tyler
Michelle Yeohh Philippa Georgiou
Anthony Rapp Paul Stamets
Michelle Yeoh Captain Georgiou
James Frain Sarek
Rainn Wilson Harry Mudd
Kenneth Mitchell Kol
Rekha Sharma Commander Landry
Maulik Pancholy Nambue
Chris Obi T'Kuvma
Mary Chieffo L'Rell
Mary Wiseman Sylvia Tilly

Crew View all

Writer Alex Kurtzman, Bryan Fuller
Producer Akiva Goldsman, Alex Kurtzman, Aaron Harberts, Bryan Fuller, Gretchen J. Berg
Photography Guillermo Navarro, Colin Hoult, Darran Tiernan, Glenn Keenan, Philip Lanyon
Musician Jeff Russo

Episodes View details

1 The Vulcan Hello 60 min | Sep 23, 2017

While patrolling Federation space, the U.S.S. Shenzhou encounters an object of unknown origin, putting First Officer Michael Burnham to her greatest test yet.

Director: David Semel
Writer: Akiva Goldsman, Bryan Fuller
Guest stars: Michelle Yeoh
2 Battle at the Binary Stars 60 min | Sep 23, 2017

Face to face with Klingon vessels, the U.S.S. Shenzhou prepares for the possibility of war if negotiations fail. Amidst the turmoil, Burnham looks back to her Vulcan upbringing for guidance.

Director: Adam Kane
Writer: Nicholas Meyer, Bryan Fuller
Guest stars: Michelle Yeoh
3 Context Is for Kings 45 min | Sep 30, 2017

Burnham finds herself aboard the U.S.S. Discovery where she quickly realizes things are not as they seem, including the mysterious Captain Gabriel Lorca.

Director: Akiva Goldsman
Writer: Aaron Harberts, Bryan Fuller, Craig Sweeny, Gretchen J. Berg
Guest stars: Rekha Sharma, Emily Coutts
4 The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry 45 min | Oct 07, 2017

With tensions and stakes high as Starfleet continues in their efforts to end the war with Klingons, Burnham begins to settle in to her new position aboard the U.S.S. Discovery.

Director: Olatunde Osunsanmi
Writer: Jesse Alexander, Aron Eli Coleite
Guest stars: Javid Iqbal, Rekha Sharma, Emily Coutts, Wilson Cruz, Kenneth Mitchell
5 Choose Your Pain 45 min | Oct 14, 2017

When Lorca is kidnapped by the Klingons and imprisoned with an eccentric cell mate, the Discovery is assigned to rescue him despite Michael's doubts.

Director: Lee Rose
Writer: Aaron Harberts, Gretchen J. Berg, Kemp Powers
Guest stars: Rainn Wilson
6 Lethe 45 min | Oct 21, 2017

Michael uses her connection to Sarek to help locate him after he is wounded in an assassination attempt. Lorca deals with an unexpected visitor.

Director: Douglas Aarniokoski
Writer: Joe Menosky, Ted Sullivan
Guest stars: James Frain, Jayne Brook, Mia Kirshner
7 Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad 45 min | Oct 28, 2017

A figure familiar to Lorca and Lt. Tyler from the Klingon prison ship attacks the Discovery, intending to deliver the ship to their former captors.

Director: David M. Barrett
Writer: Jesse Alexander, Aron Eli Coleite
Guest stars: Rainn Wilson
8 Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum 45 min | Nov 05, 2017

The U.S.S. Discovery is tasked with a high priority mission to planet Pahvo and learn the science behind the Klingon's cloaking technology.

Director: John S. Scott
Writer: Kirsten Beyer
9 Into the Forest I Go 45 min | Nov 12, 2017

Bypassing Starfleet's orders, Lorca uses the U.S.S. Discovery crew's ultimate asset, the ship itself, in an effort to end the war with the Klingons once and for all.

Director: Chris Byrne
Writer: Erika Lippoldt, Bo Yeon Kim
10 Despite Yourself 45 min | Jan 07, 2018

While in unfamiliar territory, the U.S.S. Discovery crew is forced to get creative in their next efforts to survive opposing and unprecedented forces and return home.

Director: Jonathan Frakes
Writer: Sean Cochran
11 The Wolf Inside 45 min | Jan 14, 2018

The crew continues their guise, and Burnham is ordered on a merciless mission to end the resistance in hopes of returning home. Meanwhile, Tilly works on restoring Stamets’ neurofunction.

Director: TJ Scott
Writer: Lisa Randolph
Guest stars: James Frain
12 Vaulting Ambition 45 min | Jan 21, 2018

Burnham heads to the ISS Charon with a special "gift" for the Emperor. With the help of an unexpected source, Stamets gains clarity while trapped inside the mycelial network. Saru asks for L'Rell's help.

Director: Hanelle M. Culpepper
Writer: Jordon Nardino
Guest stars: Michelle Yeoh
13 What's Past is Prologue 45 min | Jan 28, 2018

Lorca plans to move forward with a coup against the Emperor, propelling Burnham to make a quick decision to save not only herself, but the U.S.S. Discovery.

Director: Olatunde Osunsanmi
Writer: Ted Sullivan
14 The War Without, the War Within 45 min | Feb 04, 2018

Burnham and the U.S.S. Discovery crew are faced with the harsh reality of the war during their absence. In order to move forward, Starfleet must use unconventional tactics and sources to take their next action against the Klingons.

Director: David Solomon
Writer: Lisa Randolph
Guest stars: Jayne Brook
15 Will You Take My Hand? 45 min | Feb 11, 2018

With Georgiou at the helm of the plan to end the Klingon war once and for all, the U.S.S. Discovery crew struggles to fathom and tolerate her hostile tactics. Memories of past hardships are rekindled within Burnham.

Director: Akiva Goldsman, Chelsea Dowling
Writer: Gene Roddenberry, ,
Guest stars: James Frain

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
032429311290 Blu-ray Disc A Nov 13, 2018 Blu-ray
9317731146930 Blu-ray Disc
032429311306 DVD 1 Nov 13, 2018