The Trial Starts
Star Trek: Picard is back for a second season at some point next year and here’s a teaser for it from John DeLancie’s YouTube channel…
The second season of the American television series Star Trek: Picard features Jean-Luc Picard. The season is being produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Secret Hideout, Weed Road Pictures, Escapist Fare, and Roddenberry Entertainment, with Terry Matalas serving as showrunner.
Patrick Stewart stars as Picard, reprising his role from the series Star Trek: The Next Generation as well as other Star Trek media. Alison Pill, Isa Briones, Evan Evagora, Michelle Hurd, and Santiago Cabrera also star. A second season of the series was in development for months before being officially announced in January 2020, with Matalas joining the series ahead of the planned departure of first season showrunner Michael Chabon, who remained as a writer and executive producer. Filming began in California in February 2021, delayed from a June 2020 production start by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The season is expected to premiere in 2022 the streaming service Paramount+, and consist of 10 episodes.