"The Star Trek: Discovery premiere set a new record for subscriber sign-ups in a single day, week and month for CBS All Access". The renewal was far from surprising as the series was one of CBS' most talked about new projects and has been touted as having helped CBS All Access to enjoy its largest subscription boost since its launch. And then showrunner Bryan Fuller - who grew up as a Trekkie - exited the series to focus on his Starz show American Gods, with longtime collaborators Gretchen J. Berg and Aaron Harberts taking over after the Hannibal creator broke the season one outline. Meanwhile, the current war with the Klingons is supposed to cool down and become an interstellar cold war in less than a decade, so the show's major narrative arc needs to be resolved - and soon. It's a triumph for All Access, a streaming service that had never undertaken a venture like Discovery before and that didn't carry the high profile of competitors like Netflix or Hulu. We imagine plans are changing as ratings and reviews come in - success should breed similar outings in the future, unless showrunners want to take a major risk.
Speaking about a potential return date to The Hollywood Reporter, Kurtzman said: "Ideally, on the early side of 2019".
Bradenton gas prices closing in on pre-Hurricane Harvey levels
However, things are moving in the right direction, with gas prices dropping 30 cents in Florida over the past five weeks. But AAA, the auto club, said consumers should expect another spate of declines this week.
Buhari orders immediate sack of Maina, demands probe of recall
Maina was issued a letter of reinstatement dated Monday, October 2, by the Office of the Head of Service of the Federation. Trouble started in 2012 when Maina was accused of leading a massive pension fraud scheme amounting to more than N100bn.
Mattis to visit Philippines, Thailand, South Korea
Mattis, will also be commending the Philippines military for defeating insurgents in Marawi City on the island of Mindanao. This is being negotiated by ASEAN with China, which has laid claim to virtually the entire South China Sea.
Airing the first chapter of the story this year, which serves as the first half of the series' debut season, the final episode of this chapter debuts on Monday November 13, before the second part of season 1 kicks off in January next year.
"Star Trek: Discovery" follows the voyages of Starfleet on their missions to discover new worlds and new life forms.