Three new cast members have joined CBS All Access’ forthcoming series Star Trek: Discovery.
Maulik Pancholy (30 Rock), Sam Vartholomeos (The Following), and Terry Serpico (Sneaky Pete) will all play different Starfleet officers.
Pancholy will portray the Starship Shenzhou’s chief medical officer, Dr. Nambue. Vartholomeos stars as a junior officer named Ensign Connor who has been assigned to the Starship Shenzhou. Serpico will play Admiral Anderson, a high-ranking official of Starfleet.
The trio join a large cast which includes The Waking Dead star Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones (Hellboy), Michelle Yeoh (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon), Anthony Rapp (A Beautiful Mind), Shazad Latif (Penny Dreadful), Mary Chieffo (Shelby’s Vacation), Chris Obi (Ghost in the Shell), and James Frain (True Detective).