Star Trek: Discovery Season 3 Returning Cast & New Character Guide
Here's who makes up all of the Star Trek: Discovery season 3 cast and characters. The flagship CBS All-Access Star Trek series executive produced by Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise is boldly going the furthest the franchise has ever gone, with Michael Burnham (Sonequa Martin-Green) and the U.S.S. Discovery warping to the 32nd century.
Star Trek: Discovery season 3 is in uncharted territory and when the Starfleet time travelers land in 3188, they will find an uncertain future where the United Federation of Planets has collapsed because of a cataclysm called The Burn. While the crew of the U.S.S. Discovery makes the jump to the distant future intact, they are also going to meet new allies such as the roguish Cleveland "Book" Booker (David Ajala). In addition, Star Trek: Discovery is making franchise history by introducing its first non-binary and transgender actors, Blu de Barrio as Adira and Ian Alexander as Grey, respectively.Click the button below to start this article in quick view. Start now
With the final frontier of the 32nd century a wide-open book, Star Trek: Discovery will truly live up to its title in season 3. Here's who followed Michael Burnham across time and who else the crew of the Discovery will meet 930 years in the future.
Sonequa Martin-Green as Commander Michael Burnham - Michael led the Discovery to the 32nd century but she now must adjust to the huge personal cost of her choice. Martin-Green previously starred in The Walking Dead.
Doug Jones as Commander Saru - The Discovery's Kelpien Acting Captain has to hold the crew together and choose whether to pursue the starship's Captaincy. Jones has starred in The Shape of Water, Hellboy, and What We Do in the Shadows.
Michelle Yeoh as Philippa Georgiou - The Mirror Universe's devious former Emperor also went to the future, far removed from her previous post in Section 31. Yeoh starred in Tomorrow Never Dies,Crazy Rich Asians, and Last Christmas.
Mary Wiseman as Ensign Sylvia Tilly - The irrepressible Tilly has to adjust to what the 32nd century means for her and her dream to become Captain one day. Wiseman also appeared in Baskets and Marriage Story.
Anthony Rapp as Lt. Paul Stamets - Stamets is in a coma when he arrived in the 32nd century and he is vital as the human navigator for Discovery's spore drive. Rapp is best known for starring in Rent and in A Beautiful Mind.
Wilson Cruz as Dr. Hugh Culber - Dr. Culber is Discovery's Chief Medical Officer and he's recommitted to his relationship with Stamets. Cruz is best known for starring in My So-Called Life and 13 Reasons Why.
Tig Notaro as Lt. Jett Reno - The acerbic Jett Reno is now permanently aboard Discovery as an engineer. Notaro is an actor and comedian who starred in One Mississippi and Transparent.
David Ajala as Cleveland "Book" Booker - Book is a 32nd-century courier who owns a cat named Grudge and becomes a close ally of Michael Burnham. Ajala starred in Supergirl and Nightflyers.
Blu de Barrio as Adira - Adira is a 32nd-century human who joins the crew of the Discovery. Blu de Barrio is Star Trek's first non-binary actor and Star Trek: Discovery is her first acting credit.
Ian Alexander as Grey - Grey is a Trill who is Adira's closest friend in the universe. Alexander is Star Trek's first transgender actor who previously starred inThe OA.
Emily Coutts as Lt. Keyla Detmer - Detmer is a member of the bridge crew and she's Discovery's hotshot helmsman. Coutts also appeared in Crimson Peak and Designated Survivor.
Ronnie Rowe Jr. as Lt. R.A. Bryce - Bryce is a member of the bridge crew and he's Discovery's communications officer. Rowe appeared in The Expanse and A Simple Favor.
Oyin Oladejo as Lt. Joann Owosekun - Owosekun is a member of the bridge crew and she is Discovery's operations officer. Oladejo also starred in Endings.
Patrick Kwok-Choon as Lt. Gen Rhys - Rhys is a member of the bridge crew and he's Discovery's tactical officer. Kwok-Choon also appeared inWynonna Earp and Dark Matter.
Sarah Mitich as Lt. Nilsson - Nilsson replaced the late Lt. Ariam as spore drive operations officer. Mitich also appeared in The Expanse and Murdoch Mysteries.
Rachael Ancheril as Commander Nhan - Nhan transferred from the U.S.S. Enterprise and became Discovery's Chief of Security. Ancheril also stars in Nurses and Killjoys.
Raven Dauda as Dr. Tracy Pollard - Dr. Pollard is Discovery's physician alongside Dr. Culber. Dauda appeared in Orphan Black and Murder at 1600.
David Benjamin Tomlinson as Lt. Linus - Linus is the Saurian officer in Discovery's Science division. Tomlinson appeared in DesignatedSurvivor and Miracle.About The Author