CBS har gått ut med informationen att de planerar att ta fram en ny Star Trek-serie och börja sända denna i USA under 2017. Alex Kurtzman kommer att producera den nya tv-serien.

“There is no better time to give Star Trek fans a new series than on the heels of the original show’s 50th anniversary celebration.

Everyone here has great respect for this storied franchise, and we’re excited to launch its next television chapter in the creative mind and skilled hands of Alex Kurtzman, someone who knows this world and its audience intimately.”