The build-up to the new season of Discovery has begun, ahead of this weekend’s appearance at the New York Comic Con, CBS released a new teaser poster for the show featuring the tagline “Discover the Next Adventure.” the poster also featured the best news yet, the long-awaited confirmation on the shows return date, January 2019.
Although January has always been hinted at, even by Kurtzman himself at the San Diego Comic-Con panel, CBS has until now kept very tight-lipped in confirming this, until today that is, with the last of the limited series, Short Treks scheduled to be aired on January 3rd, this means fans will not have to wait long for the start of season 2.
So while we wait for season 2, you can catch the cast of Discovery at various conventions over the next two months, starting at New York Comic-Con this Saturday at 4 p.m in the Theater at Madison Square Garden where the newly minted Number one Rebecca Romijn, will moderate the Star Trek Discovery panel featuring Sonequa Martin-Green, Anson Mount, Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz, Shazad Latif, Mary Chieffo, Doug Jones, and Ethan Peck who was recently cast as Spock.
If however, you are not in America you can head to Destination Star Trek in Birmingham, UK on October 19th to 21st where you can meet, Sonequa Martin-Green, Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz, Doug Jones Kenneth Mitchell, Mary Chieffo, Jayne Brook and Sam Vartholomeus.
Watch the Comic-Con Trailer for Discovery Season 2