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

Jason Isaacs as Gabriel Lorca

Anthony Rapp as Paul Stamets

Sonequa Martin-Green as Michael Burnham

Sara Mitich as Airiam

Mary Wiseman as Sylvia Tilly

Patrick Kwok-Choon as Rhys

Oyin Oladejo as Joann Owosekun

Christopher Russell as Milton Richter

Emily Coutts as Keyla Detmer

Simon Northwood as Shuttle Pilot

Guest Cast:

Rainn Wilson

Jayne Brook as Admiral Kat Cornwell

Mary Chieffo as L'Rell

Wilson Cruz as Dr. Hugh Culber

Creative Staff:

Story: Aaron Harberts

Teleplay & Story: Kemp Powers

Director: Lee Rose

Story: Gretchen J. Berg

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