Kathryn Janeway is tying her hair in a bun and donning the Starfleet uniform as soon as once more. The captain of the usVoyager will return for the upcoming Star Trek cartoon collection Star Trek: Prodigy.
Kate Mulgrew, star of the TV collection Star Trek: Voyager from 1995 to 2001, will voice the function within the new Nickelodeon animated collection that may debut in 2021. Her half within the motion has but to be revealed, however we all know the present will observe a bunch of “lawless teenagers” who steal a derelict Starfleet starship.
“I’ve invested each scintilla of my being in Captain Janeway,” Mulgrew stated in a press release, “and I can not wait to endow her with nuance that I by no means did earlier than in Star Trek: Prodigy… To be on the helm once more goes to be deeply gratifying in a brand new method for me.”
The casting information was revealed at a Star Trek Universe panel Thursday as a part of the net model of . The title and plot of the collection had been beforehand revealed throughout an earlier panel at in July.
“Captain Janeway was held to a unique customary than her predecessors,” muses Star Trek: Prodigy Govt Producer Alex Kurtzman. “She was requested to embody an inhuman degree of perfection so as to be accepted as ‘ok’ by the doubters, however confirmed all of them what it means to be actually excellent. We are able to consider no higher captain to encourage the subsequent era of dreamers on Nickelodeon.”
Star Trek: Prodigy has been developed by Kevin and Dan Hageman, two of the Emmy Award-winning creators behind Trollhunters and Lego Ninjago. The collection is geared toward a youthful viewers, therefore its look on Nickelodeon. The different animated collection, , premieres its season finale on streaming service CBS All Entry Thursday — with an old-school Trek cameo of its personal. (Disclosure: CNET is a part of ViacomCBS).
Captain Kirk led a cartoon crew within the much-loved Star Trek: The Animated Collection within the early 1970s, and spin-off The Subsequent Era, Deep Area 9 and Voyager adopted within the ’80s and ’90s. Star Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Picard are at present obtainable on CBS All Entry (or Netflix and Amazon outdoors the US). They’re going to quickly be joined by a present following Mr Spock’s early days aboard the Enterprise in Star Trek: Unusual New Worlds, in addition to a collection spotlighting Starfleet’s black ops crew Part 31 starring Michelle Yeoh.