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Star Trek: Lower Decks Cast Guide - Who Voices Each Character

Here is who provides the voices on Star Trek: Lower Decks cast and where you've seen (or heard) them before. Created by Mike McMahan (Rick & Morty), Star Trek: Lower Decks is the first animated, half-hour comedy set in the Star Trek universe. Lower Decks charts the voyages of the crew of the U.S.S. Cerritos, one of Starfleet's "least important ships".

Set in the fan-favorite 24th-century timeframe of Star Trek: The Next Generation,Star Trek: Lower Decks centers on the Ensigns and new recruits who do the bulk of the dirty work aboard the California-class U.S.S. Cerritos. In addition, the Cerritos has a unique Starfleet mission since its crew specializes in Second Contact, which involves the less-glamorous and more troublesome hassles of bringing new worlds into the United Federation of Planets. Star Trek: Lower Decks skews the traditional paradigm of the franchise and lovely pokes fun at Star Trek's many established tropes.

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Star Trek: Lower Decks is the latest series from CBS All-Access that includes the hitsStar Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Picard. Lower Decks hopes to invite a new audience to discover that Star Trek's version of outer space is "the funnest frontier" while the show's Next Generation-inspired aesthetic should also please existing fans. Here is the talented voice cast who will be bringing Star Trek: Lower Decks' colorful ensemble to life.

Tawney Newsome as Ensign Beckett Mariner - Undisciplined but awesome at being a Starfleet Officer, Mariner refuses promotion and wants to remain in the Cerritos' lower decks. Newsome has appeared in 2 Broke Girls, Superstore, and she stars in Netflix's Space Force.

Jack Quaid as Ensign Brad Boimler - Totally by-the-book but lacking experience, Boimler dreams of being a great Starfleet hero someday. Quaid is best known as Hughie Campbell onThe Boys.

Noel Wells as Ensign D'Vana Tendi - Freshly arrived on the Cerritos, Tendi is an Orion who is totally excited for her first Starfleet posting. Wells was a Saturday Night Live cast member and she played Rachel on Master of None.

Eugene Cordero as Ensign Sam Rutherford - An engineering nerd, Rutherford is adjusting to his new cybernetic implant. Cordero appeared in Ghostbusters 2016, Kong: Skull Island, and The Good Place.

Dawnn Lewis as Captain Carol Freeman - The U.S.S. Cerritos' commanding officer fights against her disappointment that her ship isn't one of the best in Starfleet. Lewis appeared on A Different World, Hanging With Mr. Cooper, and The Secret Life of an American Teenager.

Jerry O'Connell as Commander Jack Ransom - Ransom is the Cerritos' hard-driving First Officer and is a bit of an egomaniac. O'Connell's extensive career includes starring in Sliders, Piranha 3D, Scream Queens, and Billions.

Fred Tatasciore as Lieutenant Shaxs - The Cerritos' burly Bajoran Security Chief tends to be shoot-first, diplomacy later. Tatasciore has voiced hundreds of animated films and TV shows like Scoob!, Batman: The Killing Joke, and Young Justice: Outsiders.

Gillian Vigman as Dr. T'Ana - The Cerritos' Chief Medical Officer, the gruff Dr. T'Ana has a bedside manner that leaves a lot to be desired. Vigman stars in Life Sentence and appeared in It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, among her numerous roles.

Paul Scheer as Chief Engineer Andy Billups - Billups is Ensign Rutherford's demanding commanding officer and is tight with Commander Ransom. Scheer has appeared in Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and The Good Place.


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