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Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 4: Preview, Release Date And More

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Star Trek: Discovery has been successful both for Star Trek fans as well as people who did not watch all the shows and films in the franchise. The television series is in the sci-fi genre and is the 7th entry in the popular franchise. This Alex Kurtzman and Bryan Fuller-created show started in 2017 and has had five seasons.

Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 4 will be the latest episode around which there is enough excitement among fans who are eager to find out the preview. Let’s find that out.

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What Is Star Trek: Discovery All About?

Star Trek: Discovery starts ten years before the events of Star Trek: The Original Series which ran in the 1960s. It focuses on Discovery, which is a starship, and its crew members. Star Trek: Discovery Season 2 takes place around the 32nd century where the team travels and the rest of the storyline takes place at the same time in later seasons.

The executive producers of the show include Eugene Roddenberry, Bryan Fuller, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Michelle Paradise, Akiva Goldsman, and Alex Kurtzman among others. The first season of the show premiered in two parts, with the first airing between September 24th to November 12th, 2017, and the second between January to February 2018. Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 started on April 4, 2024.

What Happened In Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 3?

Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 3 is named Jinaal. Andi Armaganian directed the episode and it was written by Lauren Wilkinson and Kyle Jarrow.

It shows Michael Burnham (played by Sonequa Martin-Green) meeting Book and Culber about the threats on them and getting to know about Moll. Meanwhile, Tilly and Adira find out a trill named Jinaal which is from the 24th century. Rayner is also asked by Burnham to meet and know the crew members of Discovery.

What Happened In Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 3?
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Saru is figuring out the new Starfleet workplace with the help of T’Rina who is their fiancé. They are planning their wedding which will have an impact on the politics of Ni’Var. Burnham and her team fight monsters that were drawn by Jinaal.

After they pass the test, Jinaal provides them with a piece of map and a clue. Saru asks for an apology from T’Rina for the political activities going on in the area. They talk about their life. In the end, The episode ends with Gray and Adira bidding adieu. It is also revealed that Trill was actually Moll. We see her putting a substance into the sleeve of Adira.

What To Expect From Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 4?

Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 4 has been named Face the Strange; Lee Rose and Sean Cochran are its director and writer respectively. It might showcase Saru and T’Rina taking their relationship a step further with their marriage. However, it will not be easy this event will have its implications and consequences in Ni’Var.

The final scene of the previous episode showed Moll sneaking something into Adira’s clothes. This bit should be answered in episode 4 and if it will have any dangerous effect on Adira. There are many questions that we hope will be answered in the upcoming episode.

Do We Have A Release Date?

Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 4 will be released on Thursday, April 18th, 2024 on Paramount +. 50 minutes is the expected duration of the episode considering the earlier episodes. Season 5 will have 10 episodes with the finale airing on May 30th, 2024. Previous seasons of the show can be also enjoyed on Paramount +.

Do We Have A Release Date?
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Star Trek: Discovery is a show that’s been loved by all the fans of the franchise. It takes off before the storyline of the first show and has a very interesting spin to it. The show has many interesting characters and a plotline that is unique in every episode, this keeps the viewers engaged throughout.

Star Trek: Discovery Season 5 Episode 4 is a continuation of that saga that will tell the story of the Discovery starship crew as they navigate in the vast galaxy across different planets and meet different entities.