Ever since the great Star Trek reboot of 2009, the beloved sci-fi franchise has seen a shift in tone: Where the TV series liked to raise philosophical questions in almost every episode, the rebooted movies have become synonymous with action-packed set pieces.
You can probably file this one under “Awesome Things That Will Never Happen,” but Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat is actually keen to cross his show over with Star Trek. He just has a few stipulations.
Star Trek is returning to television, and fans are ecstatic! However, with the new series set for the streaming medium, those who are expecting the Star Trek of old will probably be in for a surprise, and we explain why.