Choose Your Pain

Star Trek: Discovery

Season: 1 Ep. 5

Air Date: 10/15/2017

Stardate: Unknown

While on a mission, Lorca unexpectedly finds himself in the company of prisoner of war, Starfleet Lieutenant Ash Tyler and notorious intergalactic criminal, Harry Mudd. Burnham voices her concerns about the repercussions of the spore drive jumps on "Ripper".

Cast & Creative Staff


Julianne Grossman

Doug Jones as Saru

Conrad Coates as Admiral Terral

Shazad Latif as Ash Tyler

Anthony Rapp as Paul Stamets

Mary Wiseman as Sylvia Tilly

Sara Mitich as Airiam

Oyin Oladejo as Joann Owosekun

Sonequa Martin-Green as Michael Burnham

Jason Isaacs as Gabriel Lorca

Patrick Kwok-Choon as Rhys

Emily Coutts as Keyla Detmer

Christopher Russell as Milton Richter

Simon Northwood as Shuttle Pilot

Guest Cast:

Rainn Wilson as Harcourt Fenton Mudd

Wilson Cruz as Dr. Hugh Culber

Jayne Brook as Admiral Katrina Cornwell

Mary Chieffo as L'Rell

Creative Staff:

Story: Aaron Harberts

Teleplay & Story: Kemp Powers

Story: Gretchen J. Berg

Director: Lee Rose

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