Star Trek: Discovery has been renewed for a second season it was announced today by Netflix.
The announcement came on Twitter and you can see the tweet below:
— Star Trek: Discovery (@StarTrekNetflix) October 23, 2017
Star Trek: Discovery is only 6 episodes into its first season. The show streams on Netflix globally excluding the US and Canada. The final episode of chapter one of season one will air on 13th November 2017.
The second chapter of the season will kick off in January 2018.
Star Trek: Discovery follows the voyages of Starfleet on their missions to discover new worlds and new life forms, and one Starfleet officer who must learn that to truly understand all things alien, you must first understand yourself. The series will feature a new ship and new characters, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers.
The cast includes Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Jason Isaacs, Anthony Rapp, Michelle Yeoh, Shazad Latif, Mary Wiseman, Mary Chieffo and James Frain.