Paramount+ announced today the start of production on Star Trek: Section 31, an Original movie event starring Academy Award® winner Michelle Yeoh.

Star Trek: Section 31
Star Trek: Section 31: Michelle Yeoh as Georgiou — Photo Credit: Jan Thijs / Paramount+

Principal photography has started in Toronto on Star Trek: Section 31, starring Oscar® winner Michelle Yeoh (Everything Everywhere All at Once), who reprises her fan-favorite role as Emperor Philippa Georgiou, a character she played in the series Star Trek: Discovery. In Star Trek: Section 31, Emperor Georgiou joins a secret division of Starfleet and is tasked with protecting the United Federation of Planets, forcing her to face the sins of her past.

In addition, it was announced that Omari Hardwick (Power), Kacey Rohl (Hannibal), Emmy® winner Sam Richardson (Ted Lasso), Sven Ruygrok (One Piece), Robert Kazinsky (Pacific Rim), Humberly Gonzalez (Ginny & Georgia), and James Hiroyuki Liao (Barry) have joined the cast of the original movie event.

Written by Craig Sweeny and directed by Olatunde Osunsanmi, both alums of Star Trek: Discovery, Star Trek: Section 31 is executive produced by Alex Kurtzman, Craig Sweeny, Aaron Baiers, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth, and Michelle Yeoh. The movie is produced by CBS Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment.

Star Trek: Section 31 will be available to stream exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S. and in all international markets where the service is available. The movie is distributed by Paramount Global Content Distribution.

Stay tuned for updates.


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Star Trek: Section 31: Filming Started on Movie Event Starring Oscar® Winner Michelle Yeoh