Patrick Stewart to reprise 'Star Trek' role in new series

Patrick Stewart to reprise 'Star Trek' role in new series
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August 4, 2018
August 4, 2018 9:32 PM EDT
Sir Patrick Stewart, who played Capt. Jean-Luc Picard, will reprise the role in a new Star Trek series.Lyle Aspinall / Postmedia Network
NEW YORK — Patrick Stewart is boldly going where he’s been before — “Star Trek.”
CBS All Access said Saturday Stewart has been tapped to headline a new “Star Trek” series, reprising his “Star Trek: The Next Generation” character, Captain Jean-Luc Picard.
The new series is not a “Next Generation” reboot but will tell the story of the next chapter of Picard’s life. No title or air date was revealed.
Stewart headlined his “Star Trek” series for seven seasons and portrayed Picard in the movies “Star Trek Generations” (1994), “Star Trek: First Contact” (1996), “Star Trek: Insurrection” (199 and “Star Trek: Nemesis” (2002).
In a statement, Stewart says he thought his “Star Trek” days “had run its natural course” so he considers it a delightful surprise to be playing Picard again.
It is an unexpected but delightful surprise to find myself excited and invigorated to be returning to Jean-Luc Pica……

Patrick Stewart (@SirPatStew) August 04, 2018
I hear 7of9 from the Borg will make an appearance where she looks like she hasn't age a day and she is even smarter than 'Q'
Love 7of9.