Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise, the USS Discovery discovers new worlds and lifeforms as one Starfleet officer learns to understand all things alien.
Discover the Unknown. (Season 1)
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In Sept. 2019 it was reported that award-winning novelist and screenwriter Walter Mosley quit as a writer on the CBS All Access series "Star Trek Discovery" after disagreeing with the company's human resources department over his use of the n-word in the writers room. Mosley, who is African-American, used the word while recounting a situation he once experienced. Someone reported him and HR reprimanded him so he resigned. See more
Despite being a prequel, set 10 years before the original Star Trek and more than a century before The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine and Voyager, the Discovery is far more advanced than any of the ships from those series (spore drive, holographic displays, automated self-covering spacesuits, etc.). The first Starfleet ship that was seen using holographic communications (as opposed to a standard viewscreen) was the Defiant in Deep Space Nine, set approximately 120 years after Discovery. See more
The serif-font legends and subtitles in the "broadcast" episodes are absent from the DVD versions, where they are replaced with the standard DVD subtitles. See more