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Star Trek Discovery Exposé
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Former CBS head Les Moonves was not a scifi fan. It was rumored he didn't know the difference between Star Wars and Star Trek.

Basically he butchered the canon to try and attract younger viewers to the new CBS streaming service. He suckered Netflix into a deal that amounted them into paying the production cost.

Lots of other scathing details.
12-10-2018 09:47 AM
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RE: Star Trek Discovery Exposé
the whole thing plays like an angry Orville fanboy...dude just sounds pissed Discovery was quickly renewed for season 2

1) CBS said from the start that they wanted multiple Trek shows out at the same time on All-Access...they're also planning an animated series. It's total BS to say they made the new Picard show because of Discovery.

2) Netflix knew exactly what they were getting into and they did pay for the entire first season.

3) this is 2018...not the 90s...toys and models should be purchased online. Moreover, Discovery is NOT a kids show.

4) dude says the fans 'rejected' Discovery? It's given All-Access the highest ratings it's ever seen...Discovery is doing exactly what it's supposed to.

meh, I'll catch season 2 when it comes out.
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RE: Star Trek Discovery Exposé
Discovery was just extended from 13 to 14 episodes.

https://comicbook.com/startrek/2018/12/1...-extended/



12-16-2018 02:32 PM
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RE: Star Trek Discovery Exposé
Season 2 Ep 1 was pretty damn solid if you ask me. I found it funny, had good character development, plenty of action, and I liked Anson Mount as Cpt. Pike

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7562000/?ref_=ttep_ep1

https://www.tvguide.com/news/star-trek-d...-more-fun/
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