Star Trek: Section 31 starts production with Michelle Yeoh

Star Trek: Section 31 starts production with Michelle Yeoh

Michelle Yeoh plays Emperor Philippa Georgiou in Star Trek: Section 31, and she’s joined by a whole new cast…

Section 31

Philippa Georgiou is back! Yes, production has begun in Toronto on Star Trek: Section 31, an original movie event starring Michelle Yeoh. Check out the first look image of her above.

In Star Trek: Section 31, Yeoh will reprise her role as Emperor Philippa Georgiou – a character she played in Star Trek: Discovery’s first season – who joins a secret division of Starfleet. Tasked with protecting the United Federation of Planets, she also must face the sins of her past.

In addition, it’s been announced that Omari Hardwick (Power), Kacey Rohl (Hannibal), 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.

“And we’re off to the races! Thrilled to report principal photography has started on Star Trek: Section 31,” said executive producer Alex Kurtzman. “We welcome our incredible cast of new characters as they join our beloved Michelle Yeoh on her next wild adventure across the ‘Trek’ universe.”

Written by Craig Sweeny and directed by Olatunde Osunsanmi, the movie is executive produced by Alex Kurtzman, Craig Sweeny, Aaron Baiers, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Frank Siracusa, John Weber, Rod Roddenberry, Trevor Roth and Michelle Yeoh.

Star Trek: Section 31 will be available to stream exclusively on Paramount+.