Paramount+ has debuted a brand new Star Trek: Picard Season 2 trailer for the upcoming return of the hit sci-fi drama series, which will be available for streaming starting on March 3. Following the premiere, new episodes of the 10-episode-long second season will drop weekly on Thursdays.
The video continues to tease the reunion between the former Starfleet admiral and Q, who brings him into an alternate reality. It also provides us with our first look at EGOT winner Whoopi Goldberg’s return to the Star Trek universe as she reprises her role as Guinan.
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Star Trek: Picard tells the next story of Picard’s life, which takes place after the events of Star Trek: Next Generation. The series is being led by Sir Patrick Stewart as he returns to the Star Trek Universe to reprise one of his most iconic roles as Jean-Luc Picard.
“Season 2 takes the legendary Jean-Luc Picard and his crew on a bold and exciting new journey: into the past,” reads the synopsis. “Picard must enlist friends both old and new to confront the perils of 21st century Earth in a desperate race against time to save the galaxy’s future – and face the ultimate trial from one of his greatest foes.”
Joining Stewart are returning franchise alums including Brent Spiner as Data and Star Trek: Voyager‘s Jeri Ryan as Seven of Nine along with Alison Pill, Isa Briones, Evan Evagora, Michelle Hurd, Santiago Cabrera, and Orla Brady. The new installment will also feature John de Lancie, Whoopie Goldberg, and Annie Wersching.
Star Trek: Picard is executive produced by Akiva Goldsman and Terry Matalas, who are both serving as showrunners. Executive producers are Alex Kurtzman, Michael Chabon, Doug Aarniokoski, Dylan Massin, Patrick Stewart, Heather Kadin, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth, Aaron Baiers, and Kirsten Beyer. The series is produced by CBS Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment.