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07.02.2018

RED ALERT! “STAR TREK: DISCOVERY” BEAMS INTO COMIC-CON

 

 

Series Stars Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Mary Wiseman,

Anthony Rapp, Mary Chieffo, Wilson Cruz, Anson Mount and Executive Producers Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin to Make First Official Season Two Appearance Together

at San Diego Comic-Con International on Friday, July 20 in Hall H

 

Panel to Be Moderated by Series Guest Star Tig Notaro

Who Will Appear as Chief Engineer Reno

 

Star Trek: Discovery” to Also Host Its Second Annual Gallery Takeover Featuring

Exclusive Props and Costumes Directly from the Set of the Mirror Universe;

Fans Have the Chance to Receive Limited Edition “Star Trek: Discovery” Starfleet Pins

 

Fans Invited to Take a Ride in a Pedicab Inspired by the Captain’s Chair on the

U.S.S. Discovery

 

LOS ANGELES – July 2, 2018 CBS Television Studios and CBS All Access invite “Star Trek” fans from around the world to join them in a celebration of over 50 years of “Star Trek” and the upcoming second season of STAR TREK: DISCOVERY with a lineup of events, activations, merchandise exclusives and a panel, all taking place July 19-22 at Comic-Con International in San Diego, Calif.

 

STAR TREK: DISCOVERY” PANEL, FRIDAY, JULY 20, 1:30 PM, HALL H

Over 50 years ago, the world was first introduced to what would quickly become a cultural phenomenon. “Star Trek” inspired developments in science and technology, broke social barriers, and transported viewers around the globe to new adventures and uncharted frontiers. Last fall, STAR TREK: DISCOVERY continued that tradition and followed the voyages of Starfleet aboard the U.S.S. Discovery. Join the cast and producers of this CBS All Access series to look back on season one and find out where the crew is headed as it transports into its second season.

 

Cast members scheduled to appear include Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Mary Wiseman, Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz, Mary Chieffo and Anson Mount, alongside executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Heather Kadin. The panel will be moderated by series guest star Tig Notaro, who will appear as Chief Engineer Reno. Friday, July 20, 1:30 PM; Hall H.

 

 

STAR TREK: DISCOVERY MIRROR UNIVERSE GALLERY TAKEOVER

CBS is creating a fully immersive STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Mirror Universe experience at the Michael J. Wolf Fine Arts Gallery (363 Fifth Avenue, San Diego); Comic-Con badges are not required for entry. The exhibit, scheduled to run from Thursday, July 19 through Sunday, July 22, features a photo opportunity with Emperor Georgiou’s Throne and showcases props and costumes from the series’ Terran Empire. The gallery will also house an official “Star Trek” shop with Comic-Con exclusives.

 

Exhibit Hours:

 

Thursday

11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Friday

11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Saturday

11:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Sunday

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

 

 

PEDICAB PROMOTION

From Thursday, July 19 through Sunday, July 22, CBS will offer free “intergalactic” rides throughout San Diego’s Gaslamp District in pedicabs inspired by the design of the U.S.S. Discovery’s captain’s chair. The pedicabs will feature the chair’s distinctive stitched black seats as well as video monitors built into its armrests, which will screen trailers for the highly anticipated second season. As an added touch, each vehicle will display an illuminated U.S.S. Discovery delta shield on the back.

 

 

About STAR TREK: DISCOVERY

STAR TREK: DISCOVERY follows the voyages of Starfleet on their missions to discover new worlds and new life forms, and one Starfleet officer who must learn that to truly understand all things alien, you must first understand yourself. The series features a new ship and new characters while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers. The first season is now available on CBS All Access, CBS Network’s digital subscription video on demand and live streaming service, and is distributed concurrently by CBS Studios International on Netflix in 188 countries and in Canada on Bell Media’s Space channel and OTT service CraveTV.

 

About CBS ALL ACCESS

CBS All Access is CBS’ digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service. In addition to its original series, which include STAR TREK: DISCOVERY, THE GOOD FIGHT, STRANGE ANGEL and NO ACTIVITY, CBS All Access gives CBS fans the ability to watch more than 10,000 episodes on demand – spanning current shows from primetime, daytime and late night, as well as past seasons of select series and classic TV hits – and stream their local CBS station live. CBS All Access is currently available online at CBS.com, on mobile devices via the CBS App for iOS, Android and Windows 10, and on Roku Players, Apple TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Fire TV, Samsung Smart TVs and Amazon Channels. For more details on CBS All Access, please visit: https://www.cbs.com/all-access/.

 

For press information and photos visit: www.cbspressexpress.com/cbs-all-access/shows/star-trek-discovery

 

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CBS Television Studios Contacts:

Kristen Hall

818-655-7237

kristen.hall@cbs.com

Claire Moncrief

818-655-7263

claire.moncrief@cbs.com

 

CBS All Access Contacts:

Morgan Seal

646-424-4321

morgan.seal@cbsi.com

Nikki Kozel

646-472-3948

nikki.kozel@cbsi.com

 

Photo Contact:

Lisette Azar

818-655-7219

lisette.azar@cbsi.com

 

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Press:

Nikki Kozel
646-472-3948
nikki.kozel@cbsi.com

Morgan Seal
646-424-4321
morgan.seal@cbsi.com

 

CBS Television Studios:

Claire Moncrief
818-655-7263
Claire.Moncrief@cbs.com

 

Photo:

Lisette Azar
818-655-7219
lisette.azar@cbsi.com