Shazad Latif, Rekha Sharma Board 'Star Trek: Discovery'

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Shazad Latif, Rekha Sharma, Kenneth Mitchell, Clare McConnell and Damon Runyan have joined the ensemble of Star Trek: Discovery.

The stars will play various Starfleet officers and Klingons.

Rainn Wilson to Play Original 'Star Trek' Character Harry Mudd on 'Star Trek: Discovery'

Rainn Wilson to Play Original 'Star Trek' Character Harry Mudd on 'Star Trek: Discovery'

Harry Mudd is an intergalactic con man first introduced in the original 'Star Trek' series.

"The series will feature a new ship, new characters and new missions, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers," a press release noted. "The series will premiere on the CBS Television Network with all subsequent episodes available on CBS All Access, the network's digital, subscription, video-on-demand and live-streaming service."

The show's cast also includes Rainn Wilson, Jason Isaacs, Mary Wiseman, Sonequa Martin-Green, James Frain, Anthony Rapp and Doug Jones.

By Karen Butler

Originally published in UPI Entertainment News.

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