Star Trek: Discovery Sets Course For Comic-Con 2017

Stars of the new CBS All Access series make their first appearance together on Saturday, July 22.
Posted on Jul 17, 2017 | 09:00am
Star Trek: Discovery at Comic-Con? Make it so!

The stars of new Star Trek series are set to make their very first global appearance together on Saturday, July 22 in Ballroom 20 at Comic-Con International in San Diego. 

READ: Star Trek: Discovery To Launch Sunday, September 24 On CBS And CBS All Access

Sonequa Martin-Green, Jason Isaacs, Doug Jones, Shazad Latif, Mary Wiseman, Anthony Rapp, and James Frain will join a panel with Executive Producers Alex Kurtzman, Gretchen J. Berg, Aaron Harberts, Heather Kadin, and Akiva Goldsman. Guest star Rainn Wilson, who plays intergalactic conman Harry Mudd on the new series, will moderate.

And that's just the beginning.

Star Trek: Discovery will also host a gallery takeover at the Michael J. Wolf Fine Arts Gallery (363 Fifth Avenue, San Diego), where fans can interact with the captain's chair from the U.S.S. Discovery along with props and costumes taken directly from set. Each day, 1,000 fans will also be eligible to receive a limited-edition Star Trek: Discovery poster (see examples above).

The exhibit runs Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23, and does not require a badge for entry. 

In addition, from Thursday, July 20 through Sunday, July 23, CBS will offer free rides throughout San Diego's Gaslamp District in pedicabs designed to resemble the U.S.S. Discovery's captain’s chair. 

WATCH: The Star Trek: Discovery Trailer

Finally, Star Trek fans in San Diego are invited to participate in the #TrekDiscovery Challenge

On Friday, July 21 and Saturday, July 22, Comic-Con attendees can encounter costumed ambassadors representing the first five Star Trek series: The Original SeriesThe Next GenerationVoyagerDeep Space Nine, and Enterprise

Fans who post photos on Twitter or Instagram tagged #TrekDiscovery with each of the five series' crews, plus one of themselves seated in the Discovery captain's chair, will be eligible to win a Roku streaming stick and a subscription to CBS All Access

Want to find the #TrekDiscovery crews before anyone else? Look for clues concerning their whereabouts by following @StarTrek on Twitter and Instagram.

Stream the entire first season of Star Trek: Discovery, exclusively on CBS All Access.