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‘Picard’ Star Patrick Stewart Shares Season 2 Regret and Explains Why He Sounds Slightly Different in Final Episodes

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for the season two finale of Star Trek: Picard.]  As Sir Patrick Stewart watched the season two finale of Star Trek: Picard, he became awash in emotion. The distinguished, iconic actor, who has played Jean-Luc Picard since the 1987 Star Trek: The Next Generation pilot “Encounter at Farpoint,” realized for […]

‘Picard’ Star Jeri Ryan Reveals Devastating Insight About That Consequential Seven of Nine Moment

[Warning: this story contains spoilers for the Star Trek: Picard season two penultimate episode “Hide and Seek.”]  Star Trek: Picard means more to Jeri Ryan than she ever felt was possible. It has been nearly 25 years since the actress’ iconic Borg character, Seven of Nine, made her first appearance on Star Trek: Voyager. And […]

‘Picard’ Star Alison Pill Talks “Intoxicating” Allure of Becoming Borg Queen and Nerves for That Huge Singing Number

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for the Star Trek: Picard episode “Mercy.”]  Alison Pill has been on a wild ride this season of Star Trek: Picard — and it has nothing to do with space travel. The actress, who plays the brilliant, but shy and insecure, Agnes Jurati, has shifted gears dramatically through this season […]

‘Picard’: Sunny Ozell Shares Adorable Story Behind Her Recent ‘Star Trek’ Series Cameo

Sunny Ozell could tell her husband was a tad nervous. The two were on the road after just getting coffee, and he had an idea after finishing a script for his show. Finally, a hesitant Patrick Stewart asked his singer-songwriter wife if she would be interested in a cameo on Star Trek: Picard, as a […]

‘Picard’ Star Brent Spiner Appreciates Complicated Soong Story That Foreshadows Lore’s Wickedness in ‘TNG’

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for Star Trek: Picard episode “Two of One.”] Brent Spiner is elated Star Trek: Picard is offering greater insight into Data and Lore by delving deeper into their creator’s family tree. The iconic (essentially good and evil, respectively) humanoid androids were introduced in the Next Generation series. The award-winning actor […]

‘Star Trek: Picard’ Adds ‘Next Generation’ Castmembers to Final Season

Patrick Stewart is going to say goodbye to Jean-Luc Picard, but at least several of his friends are joining the farewell. Stewart’s The Next Generation co-stars LeVar Burton, Michael Dorn, Jonathan Frakes, Gates McFadden, Marina Sirtis and Brent Spiner will star alongside the actor in the upcoming third season of Picard, Paramount+ announced Tuesday. “I […]

‘Picard’ Star Orla Brady Credits Character’s Total Sense of Self to “Reasonably Rare” Female Director

Orla Brady was not ready to say goodbye to her Romulan character introduced last season on Star Trek: Picard. So it goes without saying that Brady was thrilled to learn that she would return for the second season of the Paramount+ series in a double role as both Jean-Luc’s (Patrick Stewart) love interest, Laris, and […]

‘Picard’ Director Jonathan Frakes Talks Unexpected “Thrill” of Helming Episode With ‘Star Trek: First Contact’ Callbacks

Jonathan Frakes calls it luck. Fans may call it kismet. Either way, the Star Trek actor-director is thrilled to be back in the saddle for another season of Picard, helming a special episode connected to his Next Generation film past. Frakes found himself behind the camera for the latest episode of the Paramount+ series, titled […]

‘Picard’ Director Lea Thompson Proudly Put Her Unique Spin on Time Travel in ‘Star Trek’ Universe

[This story contains spoilers for episode three of Star Trek: Picard.] Lea Thompson knows a thing or two about cinematic time travel. So, when the opportunity arose for the Back to the Future star to direct two episodes of the current Star Trek: Picard season revolving around the classic sci-fi trope, she knew it was […]

‘Picard’ Borg Queen Actress Weighs In on Debated ‘Star Trek’ Character Question

[Warning: This story contains spoilers for episode two of Star Trek: Picard.]  It has been a question pondered by Star Trek fans for years: Is there more than one Borg Queen, or have multiple actresses played the same alien in assorted franchise projects? Picard newcomer Annie Wersching has thoughts on the matter. “In my opinion, she […]

‘Picard’ Star John de Lancie Had Single Question Before Returning to ‘Star Trek’ as Q

Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry told John de Lancie during production of The Next Generation pilot “Encounter at Farpoint” that the actor had no idea what he was getting himself into with joining the franchise. Thirty-five years later, de Lancie can’t help but chuckle at the accuracy of the statement. Star Trek: Picard once again […]

‘Star Trek: Picard’ Production Paused After More Than 50 Test Positive for COVID-19 (Exclusive)

Filming on Paramount+ drama Star Trek: Picard has been shut down since Monday following a sizable COVID-19 outbreak. Sources say more than 50 members of the large production tested positive Monday, which was the first day of work after the Christmas break. The Patrick Stewart-led series has one of television’s biggest crews, numbering more than […]