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Star Trek Internship Program Announced By CBS

TV Studios and the Television Academy Foundation have shaped a partnership to let college students get sensible expertise across the Star Trek universe. The Star Trek Command Training Program is an internship open to each undergraduate and school college students all throughout the nation in 2020. Two interns per semester will get an opportunity to work on a Star Trek sequence and get an in-depth take a look at the manufacturing course of for the sequence. This “360-degree immersion” is essential to understanding how all of the completely different cogs within the franchise operate. Certain interns will get to actively interact in writers’ rooms, wardrobe design, on-set manufacturing, animation, and post-production in Los Angeles. The program is crafted to mirror “the franchise’s core values of inclusion and diversity.” Applications for this system, will open as we speak all the way in which till Jan. 21, 2020. The last picks might be introduced on the finish of March.

“When Gene Roddenberry created the original ‘’ series over 50 years ago, it challenged stereotypes and championed diversity and inclusion in an unprecedented way,” started Alex Kurtzman, the manager producer of the universe. “The Command Training Program is our dedication to increasing that inspirational imaginative and prescient throughout all the ‘Star Trek’ canon. The ‘Star Trek’ universe is a perfect place to have a good time new voices and views. We need to present the framework to start leisure careers in a significant means and may’t wait to get began.”

“This partnership is an extraordinary opportunity to provide students with remarkable on-the-job training and experience in a creative environment that embodies intersectionality onscreen and behind the camera,” TV Academy Foundation chair Madeline Di Nonno additionally commented.

Some small adjustments are coming for the sequence’ choices on Netflix as Star Trek: The Animated Series leaves the platform earlier than the top of this yr. The web page on the app has an announcement that this system might be “Available Until 12/01/2019.” For the primary time in years, the Star Trek tv franchise gained’t be obtainable as a whole package deal on Netflix. Even although The Animated Series goes away, Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager, and Star Trek: Enterprise will stay on the platform.

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It stays that means for now, however CBS has CBS All Access and the Star Trek franchise is a big a part of the choices on the streaming service. The firm hasn’t revealed any particular plans relating to the streaming rights now, however that might change. All six seasons of the sequence from 1966-2005 can be found on All Access. Star Trek: Discovery and Star Trek: Short Treks. Star Trek: Picard and Star Trek: Lower Decks will be a part of CBS’ streaming service in 2020.

To apply, go to TelevisionAcademy.com/internships

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