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June, 1982
Meyer, Nicholas
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Nicholas Meyer, a writer and consulting producer on Star Trek: Discovery, has a long and vital history with the franchise. Meyer directed (and co-wrote, uncredited) Star Trek II: The Wrath of...

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September, 1987
Frakes, Jonathan
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For seven seasons, Jonathan Frakes played Will Riker on Star Trek: The Next Generation. He is also an accomplished director, with credits on Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space...

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December, 1991
Qo'noS
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Native name for the Klingon homeworld, a planet of the star Klingon and the site of the Imperial Empire's capital First City. It is sometimes standardized as "Kronos." It includes a lone huge...

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November, 1996
Fuller, Bryan
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Bryan Fuller is the co-creator and executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. A lifelong Star Trek and sci-fi fan whose first writing staff job and learning lab was with Star Trek: Voyager for...

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December, 2008
Kurtzman, Alex
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The characters of Kirk and Spock are among the most instantly recognizable fictional characters created in the past 50 years. If the Star Trek reboot -- which kicked off with Star Trek (2009) was...

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bat'leth
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The traditional "sword of honor" preferred by Klingon warriors adept at the martial arts. About a meter long and shaped as a double-semicircle with four points (resembling a two-ended scimitar),...

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Communicator
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A portable transceiver device in use by Starfleet crews since the mid-22nd century. Earlier versions were designed as a hand-held device with a hardware control interface and a flip-up antennae...

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Cruz, Wilson
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Wilson Cruz, who plays Dr. Hugh Culber on Star Trek: Discovery, was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, before relocating with his family to California, where he later attended California State...

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Discovery, U.S.S.
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A Starfleet starship captained by Gabriel Lorca.

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Disruptor
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Used by Klingons in the mid 23rd century.

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Disruptor Rifle
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Used by Klingons in the mid 23rd century.

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Isaacs, Jason
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Jason Isaacs plays Captain Lorca, captain of the U.S.S. Discovery, on Star Trek: Discovery. The veteran British actor’s career spans nearly 30 years and counting, and his credits include...

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Klingons
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Planet: Q'onoS (Kronos, the Klingon homeworld). The well-statured warrior race has a genetic predisposition to hostility and a well-known streak of fatalism. Lieutenant Worf says that Klingons do...

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Kol
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(Portrayed by Kenneth Mitchell) Klingon warrior from the House of Kor.

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Latif, Shazad
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Shazad Latif, who plays Lieutenant Tyler, a Starfleet officer in the Federation, on Star Trek: Discovery, is a British actor best known for his role as Dr. Henry Jekyll in the television series...

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Lorca, Gabriel
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(Portrayed by Jason Isaacs) Captain of the U.S.S. Discovery. He is a formitable leader with a decisive charisma that hides many secrets.

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McConnell, Clare
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Clare McConnell plays Dennas, a leader in the Klingon Empire, on Star Trek: Discovery. Based in Toronto, she performs sketch and improv regularly in venues across the city. Her first role in a...

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mek'leth
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A ceremonial bladed weapon of Klingon warriors that is used in close quarters combat.

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Mitchell, Kenneth
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Kenneth Mitchell co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Kol, a commanding officer in the Klingon Empire. Mitchell, who was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, has appeared in such films as The...

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Mudd, Harry
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(Portrayed by Rainn Wilson) Intergalactic con-man.

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Phaser
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Standard issue by Starfleet Command

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Phaser Pulse Rifle
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Standard issue by Starfleet Command in the mid 23rd Century.

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Rapp, Anthony
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Anthony Rapp, Lt. Stamets on Star Trek: Discovery, was born in Chicago and raised in Joliet, Illinois. An acclaimed actor and singer, he is most recognized for playing Mark Cohen in the...

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Runyan, Damon
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Damon Runyan, who co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Ujilli, a leader in the Klingon Empire, hails from Toronto and studied acting at The Second City and The Lyric School of Acting. His film and...

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Serpico, Terry
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Terry Serpico plays Admiral Anderson, a high-ranking Starfleet official, on Star Trek: Discovery. The military brat son of an Army Colonel, he was born in Fort Sill, Lawton, Oklahoma, and has...

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Sharma, Rekha
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Rekha Sharma, who hails from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Commander Landry, the Discovery’s security officer. Sharma is perhaps most recognized...

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Stamets, Paul
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(Portrayed by Anthony Rapp) An astromycoloist - or fungus expert - and Starfleet Science Officer aboard the U.S.S. Discovery. He is a genius with the air of a curmudgeon twice his age.

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Tilly, Sylvia
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(Portrayed by Mary Wiseman) Starfleet Cadet assigned to the U.S.S. Discovery.

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Tricorder
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Handheld Starfleet device combining sensors, recorders and built-in computing capability. Issued in a variety of models for engineering, scientific and medical uses. As of 2366, the standard...

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Tyler, Ash
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(Portrayed by Shazad Latif) A Starfleet Officer in the federation and prisoner-of-war, Tyler has seen the dark side of Starfleet's battle with the Klingons.

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Vulcan
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A founding member of the United Federation of Planets, its pointy-eared natives turned to logic as a path away from self-destructive violence nearly 2,000 years ago, and a splinter group with star...

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Wilson, Rainn
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Three-time Emmy Award-nominated actor Rainn Wilson plays Harry Mudd on Star Trek: Discovery. Born and raised in Seattle, Washington, Wilson is a veteran of movies, television and theater, and is a...

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Wiseman, Mary
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Mary Wiseman stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Tilly, a Starfleet Academy cadet in her final year of study, assigned to the U.S.S. Discovery. The young actress, who studied at Juilliard, counts...

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September, 2017
Battle at the Binary Stars
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Episode 2

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Berg, Gretchen J.
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Gretchen J. Berg is executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. Berg, who hails from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, counts among her other writing and/or producing credits Beverly Hills,...

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Burnham, Michael
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(Portrayed by Sonequa Martin-Green) First Officer on the U.S.S. Shenzhou. Through her Vulcan upbringing, she has cultivated a razor-sharp logic and intellect.

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Chieffo, Mary
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Mary Chieffo, who portrays L'Rell, the battle deck commander of the Klingon ship, on Star Trek: Discovery, has acting in her blood. She is the daughter of actors Beth Grant and Michael Chieffo,...

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Frain, James
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James Frain, Sarek on Star Trek: Discovery, is a respected British actor whose many film and television credits include Prime Suspect, Elizabeth, Hilary and Jackie, The Tudors, FlashForward, True...

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Georgiou, Philippa
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(Portrayed by Michelle Yeoh) Captain Philippa Georgiou of the U.S.S. Shenzhou. She's a strong, seasoned leader. Unpretentious and charismatic, you'd follow her anywhere.

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Goldsman, Akiva
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Oscar winner and longtime Star Trek fan Akiva Goldsman is a writer-producer-director at ease in the realms of both television and film. Currently an executive producer and director on Star Trek:...

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Harberts, Aaron
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Aaron Harberts is executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. The Iowa native has also written and/or produced Beverly Hills, 90210, the film Valentine, Roswell, John Doe, Wonderfalls, Pepper...

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Jones, Doug
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Doug Jones, Star Trek: Discovery's Lt. Saru, has emerged as a genre fan favorite over the years thanks to his memorable creature performances in such sci-fi and horror films and television shows...

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Kadin, Heather
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Heather Kadin has worked behind the scenes on some of television’s most-beloved and popular television series for the past 15-plus years and is an executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery....

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Kelpien
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An alien race biologically determined to be predator or prey.

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L'Rell
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(Portrayed by Mary Chieffo) A Klingon and the battle deck commander of T'Kuvma's Klingon ship.

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Martin-Green, Sonequa
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Sonequa Martin-Green, who plays First Officer Michael Burnham on Star Trek: Discovery, was born and raised in Russellville, Alabama. She studied theater at the University of Alabama, graduating in...

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Nambue, Dr.
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(Portrayed by Maulik Pancholy) The medical officer of the U.S.S. Shenzhou.

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Obi, Chris
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Chris Obi, who plays T'Kuvma, the Klingon leader seeking to unite the Klingon houses, on Star Trek: Discovery, studied at Drama Center London and later trained students at Actor in Session, also...

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Pancholy, Maulik
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Maulik Pancholy, who co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Dr. Nambue, Chief Medical Officer aboard the starship Shenzhou, counts among his previous television and film credits Tracey Takes On...,...

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Roddenberry Jr., Eugene "Rod"
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Eugene Wesley Roddenberry, Jr., who goes by Rod Roddenberry, is an executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery.  Roddenberry, the son of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry, formed...

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Roth, Trevor
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Trevor Roth is an executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. and Chief Operating Officer of Roddenberry Entertainment. Roth had previously spent almost a decade in the world of advertising and...

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Russo, Jeff
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Jeff Russo, Star Trek: Discovery's composer, is a two-time Grammy and Emmy-nominated musician who is also a prominent songwriter and arranger in the film and television industry. His other recent...

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Sarcophagus
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Klingon ship from the House of T'Kuvma at the Battle of the Binary Stars.

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Sarek
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(Portrayed by James Frain) Vulcan Ambassador and father of Spock.

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Saru
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(Portrayed by Doug Jones) A Starfleet Science Officer and Lieutenant Commander on the U.S.S. Shenzhou. Saru is Kelpien, an alien prey species that have biologically fostered the ability to...

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Semel, David
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David Semel, director and co-executive producer of the Star Trek: Discovery pilot episode, is a veteran, Emmy Award-nominated producer-director whose career spans more than 30 years. His many...

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Shenzhou, U.S.S.
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A Walker class starship commanded by Captain Philippa Georgiou. 

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Star Trek: Discovery Synopsis
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Star Trek: Discovery follows the voyages of Starfleet on their missions to discover new worlds and new lifeforms, and one Starfleet officer who must learn that to truly understand all things...

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T'Kuvma
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(Portrayed by Chris Obi) Klingon leader seeking to unite the Klingon houses.

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The Vulcan Hello
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While patrolling Federation space, the U.S.S. Shenzhou encounters an object of unknown origin, putting First Officer Michael Burnham to her greatest test yet.

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Vartholomeos, Sam
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Sam Vartholomeos co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Ensign Connor, a Junior Officer in Starfleet Academy assigned to the starship Shenzhou. The actor's previous credits include The Secret Life...

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Yeoh, Michelle
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Michelle Yeoh, Star Trek: Discovery's Captain Georgiou, is an internationally respected actress and action star. Born in Malaysia, she is best known for performances in the films Tomorrow Never...

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October, 2017
Context is for Kings
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Episode 3

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The Butcher's Knife Cares Not For The Lamb's Cry
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Episode 4

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