Another day of Star Trek: Las Vegas, another announcement – as we gear up for what’s surely going to be a massive weekend.
Anson Mount’s panel early this afternoon, that Discovery‘s second season was being mastered to Blu-ray and DVD and available for purchase from November 12th. CBS has now provided the official announcement… the release includes over two hours of bonus material including behind the scenes featurettes and a gag reel. Two episodes of Short Treks tied into the second season of Discovery: “Runaway” featuring Ensign Sylvia Tilly, and “The Brightest Star” featuring Commander Saru.
From CBS, the full list is extensive:
ENTER THE ENTERPRISE
Captain Pike shepherds U.S.S. Discovery through Season Two, but must return to his original command on the U.S.S. Enterprise. The production designer, builders, actors and producers discuss the daunting task of reviving the iconic ship’s bridge.
PUTTING IT TOGETHER
Follow the real life Discovery crew through preparation, shooting and posting the amazing Season Two finale. A true in-depth look at the many talents that come together to bring Discovery to life.
THE RED ANGEL
A major plot point of the season is the Red Angel. Go behind-the-scenes with producers, directors and Sonequa Martin-Green, along with the craftspeople that created it and made it come to life.
DESIGNING DISCOVERY: SEASON TWO
On a show where no location exists in our world, the production and lighting design teams must create every space. Look at the locations and spaces created for Season Two.
PROP ME UP: SEASON TWO
Propmaster Mario Moreira takes fans through the world of Discovery props.
DRESS FOR SUCCESS: SEASON TWO
Each species has its own fashion style dictated by both culture and physical attributes. Gersha Phillips and her team discuss how costumes inform a character and how they create a spectacular array of clothing, uniforms and armor for every kind of species.
CREATURE COMFORTS: SEASON TWO
Producers, craftsmen, and actors discuss the design process, the implementation and the performance required to bring characters to life. Fans can also catch a one-on-one discussion with makeup artist James McKinnon and L’Rell actress Mary Chieffo.
There are some shots that simply can’t be done practically when you are set in space. The VFX team, headed by Jason Zimmerman, pushes the envelope every week to create amazing computer graphics to give fans a realistic feel of space.
STAR TREK DISCOVERY: THE VOYAGE OF SEASON TWO
A look at the adventuresand plot twists encountered in Season 2 by the crew of the Discovery.
Cast and crew audio commentaries on four episodes
However, Australia might have to wait, our release date is still TBA. Other markets:
United Kingdom – November 18, 2019
• Italy – November 19, 2019
• Germany – November 21, 2019
• Spain – November 22, 2019
• Nordics – November 25, 2019
• Belgium, The Netherlands & Luxembourg – November 27, 2019
• Denmark – November 28, 2019
• France – December 4, 2019
• Japan – Date to be announced
• Australia – Date to be announced