On April 5, join hosts Wil Wheaton and Mica Burton for FREE virtual panels and programming celebrating First Contact Day with the iconic cast members and creative minds from the “Star Trek” universe, here at StarTrek.com/FirstContact, presented by Paramount+.
The panels begin at 12:00 PM PT with Welcome and Intro remarks. Please see below for more information. All times Pacific Time.
There would be no “First Contact” without these panelists. These behind-the-camera experts discuss how the collaboration between creature design, make-up, costuming, photography, VFX, and more work to create the strange new worlds of Star Trek.
Our panelists look back at how Star Trek: The Original Series actress Nichelle Nichols helped pave the way for women of color on television and overall, her lasting impact on not only “Star Trek,” but science and culture.
Our panelists discuss how some of the hilarious B-stories from past series like Star Trek: The Next Generation paved the way for new iterations of “Star Trek,” including Star Trek: Lower Decks, the “Star Trek” franchise’s first animated comedy.
Kevin and Dan Hageman are joined by Star Trek: Voyager’s Captain Kathryn Janeway herself, Kate Mulgrew, who is reprising her role in animated form in Prodigy, as they talk about the highly anticipated upcoming CG-animated kids series.
On April 5, for every person that tweets the hashtag #StarTrekUnitedGives from 12AM until 11:59PM PT, Paramount+ will donate $1 to organization who do the real-world work of championing equality, social justice and the pursuit of scientific advancements.