THR reports that after the initial showrunners of Star Trek: Discovery, Aaron Harberts and Gretchen Berg, were fired due to budget issues and some complaints of reported staff mistreatment, Kurtzman was called to the captain's chair on this, and the new Star Trek projects.
"Heather, Aaron and I are thrilled to continue Secret Hideout's wonderful partnership with CBS Television Studios". Since then, the prospect of a Tarantino-directed Star Trek film has diminished, but according to The Hollywood Reporter's recent article regarding Discovery showrunner Alex Kurtzman's new CBS deal, Stewart may yet return.
"Star Trek: Discovery" showrunner Alex Kurtzman signed a five-year, $25 million deal to expand the CBS"Star Trek" franchise for television, according to a report in Variety. The duo most recently developed the CW's reboot of "Dynasty" and previously created shows like "Gossip Girl" and Hulu and Marvel's "Runaways".
David Stapf, the president of CBS Television Studios, commented on the deal extension: "There is a very short list of writer-producer-directors that every film and television studio wants to be associated with, and Alex and his Secret Hideout team are always at the top".
Konta gains revenge on Vekic to reach Nottingham final
The world No.22, who beat Barty in the quarters past year before losing to Vekic in the final, breezed through the opening set. But she got back into the match and levelled it at one set apiece, finally converting her seventh break-point opportunity.
Star Trek: Discovery is now in production on season two for CBS All Access, with Kurtzman tapped to direct the premiere. "His talent, taste and ability to shepherd a successful project is unparalleled. Alex has done remarkable work for our Studio, dating back seven years to the launch of Hawaii Five-O, and we are thrilled that he, Heather and their team will be partnering with us for a long time to come". There are also two possible limited series, one based on the Wrath of Khan storyline, as well as an animated series with plot details kept under wraps.
Kurtzmann co-wrote the scripts for 2009's Star Trek and 2013's Star Trek Into Darkness. CBS TV Studios declined to confirm the Stewart project as sources say a deal is far from completed and may not happen despite the fact that the actor recently teased his potential return to the franchise. The undescribed animated series would represent the second Star Trek animated television project.
Are you excited to see the expansion of Star Trek? Though it was repeatedly delayed over the course of its production, it earned praise for being a grittier Star Trek show set in the Prime Timeline.
As Russia , they have failed to reach the knockout stage of the World Cup in three attempts (1994, 2002 and 2014). Mo Salah started the game for Egypt , but never looked fully fit, still struggling with a shoulder injury.
The club on Monday announced that the France worldwide has penned a new contract that will keep him at the club until 2023. After the broadcast, Pique tweeted thanking Griezmann and wished him well for the future.
While rumours have suggested a 6.1-inch screen, perhaps it will come in smaller than expected if this mockup is accurate. The 6.1-inch LCD iPhone is expected to drive sales for Apple , while the other two variants would help keep the ASP.
Free-scoring Russia's World Cup dream continued with an emphatic 3-1 victory over Egypt in their second Group A match in St. Whereas, Salah's absence in the first match turned out to be advantageous for Uruguay, who beat Egypt by 1-0.
Kim proposed the matches in an earlier summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, according to South Korean sports officials. But his South Korean counterpart suggested yesterday that they could be eased sooner, reported Agence France-Presse (AFP).
But, worst of all, she must get a painful and expensive series of shots to ensure she doesn't contract rabies from the bobcat. The police report said blood was running down Phillips's face, arms and legs. "I saw the cat and I took a picture".
Zara Phillips Tindall and her husband, Mike Tindall , have welcomed their second daughter, Buckingham Palace confirmed on Tuesday. Mrs Tindall, who is the daughter of the Queen's only daughter, the Princess Royal , married Mr Tindall in 2011.
Your Google Home or Google Chromecast device might give away your location to malicious hackers, a security researcher has found. They could use your location "to lend credibility to the warnings and increase their odds of success", Young said.
Trump escalates China trade war with extra tariffs
Yesterday ( June 18 ), the Trump administration threatened new tariffs on $200 billion of imported Chinese goods each year. China slapped a 25 percent tariff on 545 American imports including agricultural products, seafood, cars and whiskey.
Florida rapper XXXTentacion has died at 20
The move came as part of Spotify's attempt to condemn artists who break a "hate content and hateful conduct" policy. There has been much confusion over how to pronounce the rapper's name amongst fans and fellow rappers.
Pittsburgh Rapper Jimmy Wopo Dead At 21
Just like XXXTentacion, Wopo - whose real name was Travon Smart - was rushed to a nearby hospital only to be pronounced dead. Wopo had been a shooting victim on two different occasions prior to his passing, and served time in jail for drug charges.