This episode of Star Trek aired in 1998, and was set in the 1950’s. Why are we still dealing with identical scenarios? Why are the same racism, police violence, and systemic injustices at play in 2014?
Seth MacFarlane’s “The Orville” to debut on FOX this Fall
by Daryle Lockhart
Seth MacFarlane, one of the only people in the business how can say they have a hit animated series (”Family Guy”) and an award-winning science program (”Cosmos”) on their production resume’, is also a huge science fiction fan and has long been vocal about his passion for Star Trek.
His new show is an opportunity to combine his two passions - science fiction and comedy. It’s a sci-fi comedy called “The ORVILLE” and it has been scheduled for Thursday nights at 9pm this fall on Fox. The first trailer was been revealed at the TV Network’s upfront presentation.