New ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Photos + Our Best Look at Mary Chieffo as L’Rell

A new photo of Mary Chieffo as the Klingon L’Rell has been released by CBS.

The photo gives us our best look at the actress, who plays the Klingon Battle Deck Commander in the upcoming series.

Additionally, EW has released a few more photos from their Star Trek: Discovery cover story from last week. The images include a solo shot of Doug Jones as Saru, a photo of Sonequa Martin-Green, Jason Isaacs, Michelle Yeoh and Doug Jones walking down the U.S.S. Discovery corridor in full Starfleet uniform, along with the members of the cast in the U.S.S. Discovery’s transporter room

Mary Chieffo as L'Rell
Mary Chieffo as L’Rell | Photo credit: CBS
Jason Isaacs, Michelle Yeoh, Doug Jones, Sonequa Martin-Green
Jason Isaacs, Michelle Yeoh, Doug Jones, Sonequa Martin-Green | Photo credit: Entertainment Weekly
Doug Jones as Saru
Doug Jones as Saru | Photo credit: Entertainment Weekly
Jason Isaacs, Michelle Yeoh, Shazad Latif, Doug Jones, Sonequa Martin-Green, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman
Jason Isaacs, Michelle Yeoh, Shazad Latif, Doug Jones, Sonequa Martin-Green, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman | Photo credit: Entertainment Weekly

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Star Trek: Discovery‘s 15-episode first season is set to premiere on Sunday, September 24 at 8:30 PM ET on CBS. Immediately following the first episode’s release, the second episode will be available in the U.S. on CBS All Access, with subsequent episodes released on Sundays. The first eight episodes will run from September 24 through November 5, with the series returning in January 2018.

The cast of Star Trek: Discovery includes Sonequa Martin-Green (First Officer Michael Burnham), Michelle Yeoh (Captain Philippa Georgiou) Jason Isaacs (Captain Gabriel Lorca), Chris Obi (T’Kuvma), Doug Jones (Lt. Saru), Kenneth Mitchell (Kol), James Frain (Sarek), and Shazad Latif (Kol), Anthony Rapp (Lt. Stamets), Wilson Cruz (Dr. Hugh Culber), Sam Vartholomeos (Ensign Connor), Mary Wiseman (Cadet Tilly), Mary Chieffo (L’Rell) and Rainn Wilson (Harry Mudd).

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  • Vger64

    I’ve been on this shows bandwagon for a while… still am

  • nerdrrage

    This looks fun.

  • JB

    Those Uruk-Hai look great!

  • Fuller-Klingon women apparently paint their uniforms spikes red. Is this L’Rell or rather L’Oreal?

  • Sterling Archer

    And… still looks like s**t.

    https://youtu.be/tQcLLfzzKWA