Tue, 30 May 2017
The time has finally come – the first official teaser trailer for Star Trek: Discovery has been released, and it has given Star Trek fans lots to talk about. In this episode, Luke Weir dives into some of the major discussions created by this trailer and speculates about some of the possible plot points and character info that Discovery’s creators want us to investigate. Also, Seth MacFarlane is bringing the first ever high-budget Star Trek spoof to network television this fall - find out about the concept and the cast of The Orville, along with so much more, on this episode of Hyperchannel.
Episode Order Increase / Aftershow (00:01:05)
Discovery’s First Trailer (00:03:18)
Jason Isaacs & LeVar Burton (00:07:22)
Discovery Will Be Cinematic, Grittier (00:08:37)
Bryan Fuller’s Series Recieves Early Renewal (00:09:38)
The Orville (00:10:02)
Mon, 15 May 2017
Star Trek: Discovery could have been delayed yet again by a seemingly inevitable writers strike from the WGA - thankfully, the guild and studios were able to resolve their differences, but on this episode we dive in to why the WGA was going to strike and how Star Trek has previously been affected by striking workers. Also, Star Trek Online recently debuted their Season 13 expansion, Discovery adds more actors and Leslie Moonves gives more insight into some of the inner workings of distributing the new flagship Star Trek series.
Home Video Awards (00:00:50)
Star Trek Online Season 13 (00:01:33)
Bootleg DVD Sets (00:02:15)
Writers Strike (00:02:58)
Discovery Adds Actors (00:05:55)
Leslie Moonves on Discovery (00:08:23)