The true home of Star Trek has always been television, and among the hardcore fanbase there’s always been hope that the show could end up back on the small screen. The two JJ Abrams movies have launched the property back into popular consciousness, but with television becoming dominant as the delivery medium of choice for stories told with the moving image, it seems like an easy decision to put Trek back on the tube. (Well, there are no tubes any longer, but…eh. Dammit.)

Will it happen? Hard to say. Abrams downplayed the idea pretty severely not long ago. But Bob Orci, who has been a writer and producer on the two Abrams films in addition to having his hands in many other pop-culture properties, told a reporter that he’s had a meeting with CBS about new Trek TV. Read More »