A new animated Star Trek series is on the way from Kevin and Dan Hageman (Trollhunters, The LEGO Movie) and it will be headed to Nickelodeon. This is not to be confused with the animated Star Trek comedy series from Rick and Morty writer Mike McMahan, Star Trek: Lower Decks, which is aimed at mature audiences. Per the press release:
“Star Trek’s mission is to inspire generations of dreamers to build a brighter future,” [executive producer Alex] Kurtzman said. “Dan and Kevin have crafted a story that honors its exploratory spirit in a way that’s never been done before, while the Nickelodeon team blew us away with their excitement at bringing Trek to a younger generation around the world.”
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