Paramount+ has formally granted a collection order to CBS Studios’ upcoming Star Trek: Starfleet Academy, which is able to observe a gaggle of younger cadets as they embark on completely different galactic adventures. Manufacturing on the coming-of-age drama is predicted to start in 2024.
“As we proceed to discover extra of the Star Trek universe, we’re thrilled to convey Star Trek: Starfleet Academy to followers around the globe as the following chapter on this increasing franchise,” president of CBS Studios David Stapf mentioned in a press release. “Alex Kurtzman and Noga Landau’s imaginative and prescient is a brilliant and thrilling take that celebrates the core ideas of what Star Trek has all the time stood for, however via the eyes of the following technology of Starfleet’s leaders.”
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy is govt produced by Alex Kurtzman and Noga Landau, who will each function showrunners. The pilot episode can be written by Gaia Violo. Govt producers are Violo, Aaron Baiers, Jenny Lumet, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth, Frank Siracusa and John Weber. It hails from CBS Studios in affiliation with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Leisure.
“The collection will introduce us to a younger group of cadets who come collectively to pursue a typical dream of hope and optimism,” reads the logline. “Beneath the watchful and demanding eyes of their instructors, they’ll uncover what it takes to turn into Starfleet officers as they navigate blossoming friendships, explosive rivalries, first loves and a brand new enemy that threatens each the Academy and the Federation itself.”