Chris Obi and Mary Chieffo will join Star Trek: Discovery in major roles.
Obi will play T’Kuvma, the Klingon leader seeking to unite the Klingon houses. Chieffo will portray L’Rell, the Battle Deck Commander of the Klingon ship.
Star Trek: Discovery will feature a new ship, new characters and new missions, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers. The show also stars Shazad Latif, Doug Jones, Anthony Rapp and Michelle Yeoh.