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first_img NEW YORK, N.Y. – Patrick Stewart is boldly going where he’s been before — “Star Trek.”CBS All Access said Saturday that Stewart has been tapped to headline a new “Star Trek” series, reprising his “Star Trek: The Next Generation” character, Captain Jean-Luc Picard.The new series is not a “Next Generation” reboot but will tell the story of the next chapter of Picard’s life. No title or air date was revealed.Stewart headlined his “Star Trek” series for seven seasons and portrayed Picard in the movies “Star Trek Generations” (1994), “Star Trek: First Contact” (1996), “Star Trek: Insurrection” (1998) and “Star Trek: Nemesis” (2002).In a statement, Stewart says he thought his “Star Trek” days “had run its natural course” so he considers it a delightful surprise to be playing Picard again.___This story has been corrected to show the name of the series is “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” not “Star Trek: New Generation.” by The Associated Press Posted Aug 4, 2018 5:01 pm PDT Last Updated Aug 5, 2018 at 5:20 am PDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email FILE – In this Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 file photo, Actor Patrick Stewart attends a press conference for the film ‘Logan’ at the 2017 Berlinale Film Festival in Berlin, Germany. Patrick Stewart is boldly going where he’s been before _ “Star Trek.” CBS All Access said Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018 Stewart has been tapped to headline a new “Star Trek” series, reprising his “Star Trek: New Generation” character, Captain Jean-Luc Picard. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File) center_img Patrick Stewart to reprise ‘Star Trek’ role in new serieslast_img read more