Star Trek: The Original Series

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Star Trek
Star Trek-Logo.jpg
Premiere September 8, 1966
Finale June 3, 1969
Airs Weeknights at 6 PM on Heroes & Icons
Fridays at 4 PM on BBC America
Creator Gene Roddenberry
Network NBC
Style 60-minute sci-fi drama
Company Desilu Productions (seasons 1–2),
Paramount Television (seasons 2–3),
Norway Corp.
Distributor Paramount Television (1969–2006)
CBS Paramount Television (2006–2007)
CBS Television Distribution (2007– )
Seasons 3
Episodes 79 + unaired pilot
Origin USA

Star Trek is an influential science fiction television series created by Gene Roddenberry that followed the adventures of the crew of the starship U.S.S. Enterprise.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast 1 2 3
William Shatner Capt. James Tiberius Kirk * * *
Leonard Nimoy Cmdr. Spock * * *
DeForrest Kelley Dr. Leonard "Bones" H. McCoy o * *
Orange/Red/o indicates a recurring or guest role during that season.
Dark Green indicates top billing during that season.
Supporting/Recurring Cast 1 2 3
Majel Barrett Nurse Christine Chapel * * *
James Doohan Lt. Cmdr. Montgomery "Scotty" Scott * * *
Nichelle Nichols Lt. Nyota Uhura * * *
George Takei Lt. Hikaru Sulu * * *
John Winston Lt. Kyle * * *
Grace Lee Whitney Yeoman Janice Rand *
Walter Koenig Ensign Pavel Andreievich Chekov * *
Uncredited Cast ("Redshirts") 1 2 3
Bill Blackburn Lt. Hadley * * *
Frank da Vinci Lt. Brent * * *
Eddie Paskey Lt. Leslie * * *
Ron Veto Lt. Harrison *
Roger Holloway Lt. Lemli * *

Seasons

Season  Premiere Finale #
NBC
Season One September 8, 1966 April 13, 1967 29 + 1
Season Two September 15, 1967 March 29, 1968 26
Season Three September 20, 1968 June 3, 1969 24

In-Depth

DVD and Blu-ray Releases

DVD

Title Release Discs
Season Sets  (Region 1)
Season 1 August 31, 2004 8
Season One: Remastered
HD-DVD/DVD combo discs
November 20, 2007 purchase 10
Season 2 November 2, 2004 7
Season Two: Remastered August 5, 2008 purchase 8
Season 3 December 14, 2004 7
Season Three: Remastered November 18, 2008 7
Episode Collections  (Region 1)
The Best of Star Trek: The Original Series May 12, 2009 purchase 1
The Best of Star Trek: The Original Series, Volume 2 November 17, 2009 purchase 1
Episode Collections - Various Series  (Region 1)
Alternate Realities Collective September 16, 2008 purchase 5

Blu-ray

Title Release Discs
Season Sets  (Region A)
Season 1 April 28, 2009 purchase 7
Season 2 September 22, 2009 purchase 7
Season 3 December 15, 2009 purchase 6
Complete Series  (Region A)
Seasons 1-3 December 15, 2009 purchase 20

External Sites


The Star Trek Franchise
TV Shows The Original SeriesThe Animated SeriesThe Next GenerationDeep Space NineVoyagerEnterpriseDiscovery2019 series
Unproduced Shows Phase IIThe Next Generation spinoff
Motion Pictures The Motion PictureThe Wrath of KhanThe Search for SpockThe Voyage HomeThe Final FrontierThe Undiscovered CountryGenerationsFirst ContactInsurrectionNemesisStar TrekInto DarknessBeyond