Sir Patrick Stewart Will Return as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in New Star Trek Series

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The rumored reboot of Star Trek: The Next Generation that was first hinted at in June has been confirmed as a brand-new Star Trek television series starring Sir Patrick Stewart, reprising his role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard. Instead of rebooting TNG, the series will take place 20 years after the events of Star Trek: Nemesis and will tell (according to a tweet from the official Star Trek account) “the story of the next chapter of Picard’s life.”

The announcement came from a number of sources, including Stewart himself, who crashed William Shatner’s panel at the Star Trek Las ...