Star trek is a science fiction franchise comprising eight television series, thirteen films, three companion series, numerous novels, comics, video games, reference works, podcasts, role playing games, along with thousands of collectibles. Originally, star trek was a product of desilu studios as created by gene roddenberry in a first draft series proposal star trek is. It was completed in early 1965 with a date of 1964, but not broadcast on television in its complete form until late 1988. Picard series, which streams on cbs all access, is available to view for free right now on youtube, which we first learned about via slashfilm. With william shatner, leonard nimoy, gary lockwood, sally kellerman. Starring jeffrey hunter, majel barrett and leonard nimoy.
Heres what you need to know about star trek pilot the cage. Mar 22, 2010 susan oliver played the shipwrecked girl and the green orion slave girl in captain pikes fantasy thoughts, in the original pilot movie for the star trek tv series. The cage is the first pilot episode of the american television series star trek. Tv subscribe to our newsletter and visit our website at. Completely unaware of her special nature, soji continues her work and captures the attention of the borg cube research projects executive director. According to the video description on youtube, the pilot will only be streaming on the platform for a limited time, so its better to. Feb 01, 2020 for a limited time, you can stream star trek.
The original series and its live action tv spinoff shows, star trek. Heres what you need to know about star trek pilot the. This marks the first time any part of the series has been available outside the cbs all access. A shows pilot episode will hopefully not be the best episode a show will produce, but it does have a lot of heavy lifting that it must perform at least competently. The episode introduced characters such as william shatner as captain james t. Picards pilot is available free on youtube and pluto tv by nick woodard january 31, 2020 for a limited time, cbs has made the pilot episode for star tr ek. While back in time observing earth in 1968, the enterprise crew encounters the mysterious gary seven who has his own agenda on the planet. Star trek unaired version 2nd pilot intro from 16mm. Mike and rich sit down to have a long talk about trek. Picard episode 1 in its entirety for free on youtube. Leonard nimoy discusses the star trek pilot youtube. Pike is held prisoner and tested by aliens who have the power to project incredibly lifelike illusions. For fans unsure of their desire to get a cbs all access subscription for star trek.
Lets begin a 270 episode journey into a place where no man has gone before. The original series 19661969 1966 1967 1968 1969 1988. Join the conversation and connect with cbss star trek. It originally aired as a doublelength episode and released as such, but was split into two segments for syndication. The pilot was rejected by nbc as being too cerebral among other complaints. Picard freely and publicly available as a youtube video. Star trek unaired version 2nd pilot intro from 16mm film. Leonard nimoy discusses the star trek pilot emmytvlegends. Original star trek pilot episode on september 8, 1966, the original sciencefiction series star trek aired its first episode, the man trap. The enterprise is thrown back in time to 1960s earth.
Shenzhou encounters an object of unknown origin, putting first officer michael burnham sonequa martingreen to her greatest test yet. Picard the end is the beginning continues the newest adventures of jeanluc picard. The original print from star trek s 2nd pilot was never aired in this format. It was completed in early 1965 with a date of 1964. Picard frontloads fanservice so it can get on with going boldly the episode on youtube is the same as the pilot episode that premiered on cbs all access last week. Oct 21, 2015 full episodes from star trek cassie olson.
Star trek continues e02 lolani by star trek continues. Original star trek pilot intro jeffrey hunter youtube. As such, the twopart episode only required a week of production time. Now, weve finally gotten some concrete news on patrick. Jun 18, 2011 the original print from star trek s 2nd pilot was never aired in this format. Why the cage doesnt work as a pilot to star trek duration. Valiant relays a tale of terrora magnetic storm at the edge of the galaxy. Star trek discovery episode 3 trailer and episode 1 2 easter eggs by emergency awesome. Jun 22, 2010 star trek, the doomsday machine revealed concept demo special edition duration. Pike is held prisoner and tested by aliens who have the power to. Patrick stewart is finally back as jeanluc picard in the new cbs all access series star trek. Pictures from the pilot episode of star trek the cage youtube. It was called the cage and its star was captain christopher pike, played by jeffrey. One of my favorite star trek episodes, the cage starring jeffrey hunter and leonard nimoy.
It was rejected by nbc in february 1965, and the network ordered another pilot episode, which became where no man has gone. Keep in mind, this is not the same as ranking the series as a whole. Star trek discovery episode 3 trailer and episode 1 2 easter eggs. The original print from star treks 2nd pilot was never aired in this format. With kate mulgrew, robert beltran, roxann dawson, jennifer lien. The original series, view video clips and full episodes on cbs.
This is the pilot episode entitled, the cage the episode was completed in 1965 and was. This is an opportunity for viewers curious about the show to see if picard is worth subscribing to the networks streaming service, cbs all access, to watch the rest of the series. According to the video description on youtube, the pilot will only be streaming on the platform for a limited time, so its better to give it a watch sooner rather than later. So without further ado, here are the two different drafts for the original pilot episode of star trek. Discovery premiering tonight, its only fitting that we rank every star trek pilot episode from worst to best. It is the first star trek episode in the prequelera. Jan 15, 2016 a shows pilot episode will hopefully not be the best episode a show will produce, but it does have a lot of heavy lifting that it must perform at least competently. Every star trek pilot episode, ranked from worst to best. The episode was written by gene roddenberry and directed by robert butler. Mar 12, 2019 back in 1965, a tv pilot was made for a new scifi series about a starship full of explorers called star trek. Susan oliver played the shipwrecked girl and the green orion slave girl in captain pikes fantasy thoughts, in the original pilot movie for the. Star trek renegades is a fan supported internet tv series. Starring sonequa martingreen, michelle yeoh, doug jones. The episodes are listed in order by original air date, which match the episode order in each seasons original, remastered, and bluray dvd box sets.
Picard, the network has debuted the pilot episode for free on youtube for a limited time. The opening credits to the star trek pilot the cage. The first star trek pilot needed a good one, clarified herb solow. The menagerie was created as a means to reuse footage from the cage the unaired 1965 pilot episode of star trek within a frame story as the early history of the starship enterprise.
The first episode ever of star trek the cage the pilot. Broken bow is the twopart pilot episode of the science fiction television series enterprise later renamed star trek. Excerpts from star treks first filming the black and white version of the first pilot, with captain pike, commented by gene roddenberrys. Jan 30, 2020 want to watch the pilot episode of star trek. Aug 31, 2019 most star trek fans can agree that there are few characters in the series quite as revered as the next generations captain jeanluc picard. The star trek pilot still required an assistant director. The two best, who have both great budgets but also former cast and writers including walter koenig, george takai, james doonans son, david gerrald and the list goes on and two nearly perfect duplication of the original sets of tos are star trek continues and star trek new voyages. Excerpts from star trek s first filming the black and white version of the first pilot, with captain pike, commented by gene roddenberrys son.
Star trek has never been short of great villains but the greatest of them all may be a hero too. Jeffrey hunter chose to withdraw from the role of pike when creator gene. Had different opening narration, credits, had acts 1 thru 4 like an old quinn martin show and had scenes cut from. With jeffrey hunter, susan oliver, leonard nimoy, majel barrett. Star trek season 1 episode 1 star trek the cage youtube. Get youtube premium get youtube tv best of youtube music sports gaming. Cbs has made the entirety of the first episode of its new series star trek. Picard, and the first episode has been made free to watch online. Jan 30, 2020 the pilot episode of the new star trek. Jan 30, 2020 for fans unsure of their desire to get a cbs all access subscription for star trek.
There are so many great fan films of star trek it is impossible to pick a favorite. Back in 1965, a tv pilot was made for a new scifi series about a starship full of explorers called star trek. The end is the beginning is the pilot we needed when the show began. Deepfake video shows amazon and tesla ceos in a star trek. Star trek distant cousins the movie by toni stanojoski. Tos clips admiral titan entertainment hawg exploits of an a10 fighter squadron in afghanistan duration. I didnt want to use any first assistant director whod worked with bob butler in the past, feeling that too much familiarity might be a disadvantage on this mindboggling sciencefiction pilot. Jan 30, 2020 there are four lights cbs makes star trek. Susan oliver played the shipwrecked girl and the green orion slave girl in captain pikes fantasy thoughts, in the original pilot movie for the star trek tv series. Watch the first episode of picard for free on youtube.
Cbs all access has made the latest star trek iterations premiere episode available on the digital streaming platform. Picard pilot free on youtube for a limited time cbs hasnt said when the free viewing period will end, but its the full episode. Episodes pilots 19641965 star trek s pilot episode, the cage, was completed between november 1964 and january 1965, and starred jeffrey hunter as captain christopher pike, majel barrett as number one, and leonard nimoy as spock. With william shatner, leonard nimoy, roger perry, deforest kelley. Star trek unaired version 2nd pilot intro from 16mm film by garymalone1701. This is the first television series in the star trek franchise, and comprises 79 regular episodes over the series three seasons, along with the series original pilot episode, the cage. Star trek, the doomsday machine revealed concept demo special edition duration. While pursuing the trail of maquis rebels, a newly commissioned starfleet ship gets pulled to the far side of the galaxy. Janice lester forcibly switches bodies with him in order to take command of the enterprise. With william shatner, leonard nimoy, deforest kelley, sandra smith. The animated series as well as the expansive library of star trek novels and comics are part.
Aug 18, 2017 lets begin a 270 episode journey into a place where no man has gone before. With william shatner, leonard nimoy, deforest kelley, robert lansing. Eventually, the pilots name was changed back to the cage after the original series incorporated footage from this pilot into an episode and named that the menagerie. No more interjecting star trek references into videos, fuckers. This is an opportunity for viewers curious about the show to see if picard is worth subscribing to the networks streami. Kirk, leonard nimoy as first officer spock, and deforest kelley as doctor leonard bones mccoy.
Jeanluc picard finds himself a pilot, a crew and introductions finally appear to be done in an episode that should have been this engaging earlier on the show. Trek renegades is a fan supported internet tv series. Cbs all access has posted the first episode to youtube as a free sample for the series. Enterprise as well as the star trek film series make up the main canon, while star trek.1562 96 1158 1379 915 695 171 1085 864 220 1504 288 174 1542 547 1046 729 295 592 370 468 1467 427 1464 735 870 12 841 207 462 764 181 801