Discovery’s Cast Discusses Season 5 & the End of the Series

Discovery Cast Opens Up About Season 5: Inside Look at the Series Finale

Steve Weintraub from Collider had an engaging conversation with the USS Discovery crew at the world premiere of *Star Trek: Discovery* Season 5 at SXSW 2024. The cast, including Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones, Wilson Cruz, Blu del Barrio, David Ajala, and Mary Wiseman, shared heartfelt farewells, highlighting the profound impact the series has had on its audience, fostering personal growth and positive change.

During the premiere, the cast recounted touching encounters with fans from across the globe, illustrating the deep connection people have with the show. Their stories ranged from fans finding the will to live, to families coming together, and individuals being inspired to pursue careers in STEM, all thanks to the influence of *Star Trek: Discovery*.

Back in 2017, the series embarked on a new journey, introducing fans to a fresh crew of space explorers. Now, as the fifth season marks the end of this chapter, the cast and crew celebrated their final mission together at SXSW 2024, sharing behind-the-scenes moments and the emotional significance of their farewell.

The cast’s interactions with fans at conventions and the stories they’ve heard are a testament to the show’s impact. From inspiring career paths in medicine within the LGBTQ+ community to helping families understand and accept their trans children, *Star Trek: Discovery* has played a pivotal role in many lives.

As the series concludes, the cast reflects on the unforgettable memories and the legacy of *Star Trek: Discovery*. Their journey with the show may be ending, but the stories they’ve shared and the lives they’ve touched will continue to resonate with fans around the world.

*Star Trek: Discovery* Season 5 returns with new episodes on Paramount+ on April 4, promising to bring more adventures and heartfelt moments to its dedicated fanbase.