Set in the 24th century and decades after the adventures of the original crew of the starship Enterprise, this new series is the long-awaited successor to the original Star Trek (1966). Under the command of Captain Jean-Luc Picard, the all new Enterprise NCC 1701-D travels out to distant planets to seek out new life and to boldly go where no one has gone before. Written by
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New Stars. New Stories. New Worlds To Explore.
Did You Know?
Though all the live action sequences were shot on 35mm film, the special effects sequences were shot on video to reduce production costs. This later posed an enormous obstacle when Paramount decided to release the show on Blu-Ray, as the quality of the picture of the original master tapes was not high enough resolution to undergo the transition to Blu-Ray format. In order to confront this problem, Paramount had to recover all the original live action and special effects footage and use digital techniques to restore and upgrade the picture quality. Essentially, this meant every episode had to be re-edited from scratch. See more
Although the Federation and Starfleet use the metric system, there are numerous occasions when the ship's personnel refer to distances and capacities in obsolete units such as feet, miles, pounds, etcetera. See more
The model of the Enterprise used in the opening credits is so detailed, a tiny figure can be seen walking past a window just before the vessel jumps to warp speed. See more
Referenced in 'Red Dwarf' A-Z