Star Trek: Discovery Season 4

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Philippa Georgiou, the commander of the “Discovery” starship, does her job professionally – she finds new races and tries to keep friendly relations with them. Sometimes this is impossible, because the universe is full of chaos and confusion, there are few people who believe outsiders. And sometimes Philippa’s work threatens her crew with death, because hostile civilizations are ready to kill for their interests.

“Star Trek: Discovery ss 4”: release date, announcement

The sequel to the sixth TV series in the “Star Trek” universe will appear tentatively in October 2021 – this information came from CBS All Access. The contract with the creators was signed for 5 years in advance, which means that season 4 of the fantastic show “Star Trek: Discovery” will not be the final one.

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Plot

The year is 2256. Philippa Georgiou, traveling with her crew, represents the interests of the Federation. Together with her assistant Michael Burnham, the woman stumbles upon an unknown object located on the territory of the Federation. Later it turns out that this is the haven of the Klingons. Their Empire is built on the decaying corpses of deceased relatives.

Michael knows how to deal with opponents and offers to attack them first, but the crew commander Phillip Georgiou hesitates in search of the right solution. Michael Burnham’s advice does not count for Georgiou, because the girl’s parents were killed by a Klingon as a child. This means that emotions may have leaped over her mind when Burnham offered to bombard their lair.

To help the captain make the right decision, Michael starts a mutiny, but she does not manage to hit the Klingon opponents. Philippa disarms the girl and sends her to a secluded place, from where she cannot command anyone from the crew. Unfortunately for the commander, the decision not to shoot at the enemy was wrong. The Klingons attacked first.

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Frame from the TV show

The damage to the “Discovery” ship was total. The war with the Klingon Empire has been opened, and now it is necessary to find other ways that can reconcile the Federation with a hostile civilization. The Klingons are a proud race. They will not allow anyone to impose their order, including strangers who allegedly came in peace.

Philippa will act as a liaison between the Klingons and the Federation, and Michael will remain her faithful assistant. There are many more races that do not fulfill the conditions of the Federation and the “Discovery” ship will find a common language with all of them. But will they obey, or will they behave in the same way as the angry Klingons?

The name “Discovery” was not chosen by chance. The team discovers new worlds, races, civilizations and gets acquainted with interesting creatures that inhabit the universe. How long will Philippa maintain her kindness towards the warring Klingons? Who’s next to test her patience?

Actors and their roles

  • Philippa Georgiou – Captain of the “Discovery” ship; she always tries to find contact to the end, which often substitutes her command; able to turn against anyone who interferes with her interests; believes in her uniqueness, as does her protégé Michael Burnham. – Michelle Yeoh.
  • Michael Burnham – assistant to the captain of the ship; kind, despite the fact that she lost her parents as a child, who were killed by the Klingons, after that for more than 100 years no one has seen this race – Sonequa Martin-Green.
  • Saru – officer, belongs to the Kelpien race; travels on the “Discovery” ship under the direction of Captain Philippa Georgiou; smart, often criticizes the actions of the rest of the crew – Doug Jones.

Interesting Facts

  1. Producer Bryan Fuller expects to be able to release 762 episodes that are written for the show. This is an ideal outcome that should be at the height of each subsequent season. So far, Fuller has been successful in pursuing his goal as the TV series “Star Trek: Discovery” has been extended through season 8.
  2. The TV show was the first in the “Star Trek” series. Here we can meet various people who adhere to the LGBT community. This was not the case before. After all, this is Fuller’s idea, who intends to keep up with the times and maintain the popularity of the project.
  3. The filming process for Season 1 has been dubbed the secret phrase “Green Harvest”. A few years ago, when the movie “Return of the Jedi” was being filmed, it was codenamed “Blue Harvest”. Therefore, they decided not to go far from the topic and come up with a name that would immediately speak of the show’s involvement in the “Star Trek” project.
  4. After the release of Season 1, a comic was released that talked about the Klingons. It is known that new printed materials will be released soon, telling about events that will not be in the next seasons. For example, about the Empress Philippa Georgiou, who belongs to another parallel universe.

Star Trek: Discovery Season 4 - release date

NumberSeries titleRelease date
4x01Series 1October 2021
4x02Series 2October 2021
4x03Series 3October 2021
4x04Series 4October 2021
4x05Series 5October 2021
4x06Series 6October 2021
4x07Series 7October 2021
4x08Series 8October 2021
4x09Series 9October 2021
4x10Series 10October 2021

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