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Six months into her sentence, Burnham is on an unexpected prison transfer when an emergency forces her shuttle to be rescued by the USS Discovery. Spending several days on the ship, Burnham is ordered by its captain, the mysterious Gabriel Lorca, to assist with a scientific assignment. Burnham overhears Lieutenant Paul Stamets, an astromycologist who is leading the assignment, discuss an upcoming experiment with a colleague serving on another starship; Lorca is soon informed of an incident on the Discovery’s sister ship, the USS Glenn, that has killed the entire crew. Stamets leads a boarding party to investigate and finds the dead crew hideously twisted and malformed, as well as a group of Klingons killed by an unknown creature. Lorca later asks Burnham to work for him, despite her sentence, explaining that he organized the circumstances that led her to him so she could help develop a new spore-based propulsion system that could win the war she started by killing T’Kuvma. He also secretly has the creature transported aboard the Discovery.
Based on Star Trek by Gene Roddenberry..
Creators: Bryan Fuller, Alex Kurtzman
Director: David Semel
Star Cast: Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Jason Isaacs, Wilson Cruz, Anson Mount, David Ajala, Rachael Ancheril, Blu del Barrio, Ian Alexander
Producer (s): Alex Kurtzman
Music: Jeff Russo
Production House: Secret Hideout, Roddenberry Entertainment, Living Dead Guy Productions, CBS Studios
Original network / Official Sites: CBS
Release Year: 1 October 2017 (USA)
Runtime: 49 min
Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Language: English, Klingon