Monday, May 1, 2017

Monday's Headlines - STAR TREK: DISCOVERY Casts

CBS's Star Trek: Discovery has added four new actors as Klingons along with adding two new Starfleet officers in its first season, according to Deadline.First up, Kenneth Mitchell has reportedly been cast as Kol, a Klingon commanding officer. The role was previously held by Shazad Latif, who will now instead reportedly play Starfleet officer Lieutenant Tyler.

Meanwhile, actor Rekha Sharma has reportedly been cast as Commander Landry, the Discovery's security officer.

And, rounding out the new castings, actors Clare McConnel and Damon Runnel, who will play a pair of Klingons named Dennas and Ujilli, respectively.

No official release date for Star Trek: Discovery has been announced, but it is expected to debut on CBS sometime this year before moving to CBS All Access, the network's proprietary streaming service.