Standard Orbit 91: Fudging It a Bit / by Trek fm

Casting an Excelsior Series.

It seems that everyone has an idea for what the next Trek series should be. In this episode of Standard Orbit, Mike and Drew go through their ideal cast list for a show following Sulu on the Abramsverse Excelsior. We have some unique choices of the characters that should be on the show, and some really unique choices of who should play them. Find out who made the fantasy casting couch and why in this unique episode!

Running Time: 50 minutes 30 seconds
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Drew Stewart and Mike Schindler

Editor and Producer

Drew Stewart

Executive Producers

Norman C. Lao, Matthew Rushing, and C Bryan Jones

Associate Producers

Renee Roberts and Richard Rutledge, Jr.

Production Manager

Richard Marquez

Content Manager

Will Nguyen


The Next Next Generation (00:06:04)
Sulu (00:09:45)
Rand (00:10:23)
Tuvok  (00:15:18)
Chapel (00:19:35)
Valtane (00:24:57)
Marcus & Saavik (00:26:46)
Wrap Up (00:33:54)
Closing (00:35:16)

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