Streaming on UK Netflix from: Monday 16th October 2017
Story by: Gretchen J. Berg, Aaron Harberts and Kemp Powers
Teleplay by: Kemp Powers
Directed by: Lee Rose
“Glory must be earned from sacrifices… and PAIN!”
While the sets and lighting are as opulent and dazzling as ever this week, the showrunners behind Star Trek: Discovery are instead taking a different tack in their efforts to make this new prequel series darker and more mature by inserting scenes of brutal violence and random instances of foul language into what has fundamentally always been a family-friendly show set in an optimistic future striving for a universal utopia.