Star Trek: Discovery - series stars Sonequa Martin-Green and David Ajala and co-showrunners/executive producers Alex Kurtzman and Michelle Paradise. Years ago, non-binary and transgender representation was nearly entirely non-existent across major Hollywood projects.
Del Barrio will play Adira, a "highly intelligent with a confidence and self-assurance well beyond their years", according to the statement.
Deadlinedescribes Gray as "empathetic, warm and eager to fulfil his lifelong dream" of becoming host to a Trill, a symbiotic organism that lives inside humanoids - but he will have to adapt when his life takes an unexpected turn.
The event - marking the anniversary of the original Star Trek's TV debut on September 8, 1966 - will feature 24 hours of free programming, highlighted by three and a half hours of panel discussions with the cast members and creative minds behind nine Star Trek series.
Discovery, CBS All Access' space series, has cast two new characters for its upcoming third season that will make Star Trek history as the first nonbinary and transgender characters in Gene Roddenberry's iconic series.
Le club souhaite se séparer de 5 joueurs — Mercato OM
Le prix que compte investir l'OM sur un attaquant cet été a été dévoilé et le club marseillais ne compte pas faire de folies. Après évidemment, tu as un Dario qui joue plutôt entre les lignes, qui sert les autres et qui est très adapté pour un 4-3-3.
USA trade deficit soars to $64B, highest in 12 years
Monthly service exports rose 0.6 per cent to $8.7 billion in July, while service imports edged up 0.2 per cent to $8.5 billion. Big increases were seen in imports of vehicles, parts and engines, industrial supplies and consumer goods in July.
"Star Trek: Discovery", which can be seen on the streaming service CBS All Access, already broke boundaries by featuring the first married gay characters in the franchise's history.
Del Barrio is a non-binary actor, who uses they/them pronouns, as does Alexander, who is best known for playing Buck Vu on Netflix's The OA.
On Twitter, fans were quick to point out that the franchise previously portrayed characters described by the official Star Trek site as an "androgynous humanoid race" on the planet J'naii, in an episode of Star Trek: The New Generation titled "The Outcast".
The trans character named Gray will be played by trans actor Ian Alexander, the producers said, and non-binary Adira will be played by Blu del Barrio, an actor who like the character does not identify as male or female. The character will also be played by trans actor Ian Alexander (Lev, The Last of Us Part II).
Considering we're now wading through an unprecedented run of Star Trek between Lower Decks and the incoming third season of Discovery, hopefully there'll be a lot more to talk about here than the franchise had for its lacklustre San Diego Comic-Con panel earlier this year!You know the drill - mark your calendars and, of course, live long and prosper.
Jefferson put together a solid career, and he won an National Basketball Association title with the Cavaliers back in 2016. After all, the Hall of Famer won six National Basketball Association titles with the Bulls and made seven All-Star teams.
For the Grande Prairie area, that will equate to over $6.9 million coming to the three local school divisions. Across the province, 50 people were being treated in hospital for COVID-19, including 10 in ICU beds.
Karolina Pliskova led a day of dominance for seeded players as the underdogs failed to bite at the US Open on Monday. The 28-year-old, a finalist at Flushing Meadows in 2016, will now face France's Caroline Garcia in the second round.
Starting today (Sept 1) all visitors arriving at health-care facilities in the province are required to wear a non-medical mask. This extends to outpatients attending appointments at clinics within hospitals and health centres throughout the province.
This has sparked concern amongst U.S. citizens since the vaccine would be distributed just days before the Presidential election . On Monday, a third vaccine candidate entered "Phase 3" trials in the US.
Candidates will be allowed to enter exam centers only after temperature checks and washing their hands with soap and water. The students will also have to give a self-declaration form saying that they don't have Covid-19 symptoms.
Il était initialement prévu en Suisse à Aigle-Martigny mais le contexte sanitaire suisse a contraint les organisateurs à renoncer. Quelques jours après le Tour de France, les meilleurs cyclistes ne vont pas retourner à la Planche des Belles Filles .
The vessel is carrying 270,000 metric tons of crude oil from Mina Al Ahmadi, Kuwait to Paradip, India, the Navy reported. Reports say there were 23 crew members on board, comprising 5 Greek nationals and 18 Philippine nationals.
D.C. police fatally shoot young Black man
The DC police department said it planned to release body-camera footage of the incident on Thursday. At that point, one of the officers fired once, striking Kay in the chest and killing him .
David Byrne Issues Apology for Wearing Blackface
Like I say on the finish of our Broadway present American Utopia "I want to vary too".and I imagine I've modified since then. Byrne took to Twitter to address the incident, which occured in a promo for his 1984 concert film Stop Making Sense .