IN THE DARK REVIEWS
Star Trek's 'Strange New Worlds' as fun as ever
June 22, 2023
Last week in streaming, the 21st century's best "Star Trek" series returned for a second season on Paramount+, and the honorary godfather of superhero comics was treated to a highly sympathetic documentary on Disney+.
In some corners of the internet, I saw the second-season premiere of "Star Trek: Strange New Worlds" described as "underwhelming," and I can only wonder what alternate timeline version of this show those people were watching.
Just as its first season did, the return of "Strange New Worlds" hits the ground running and is just plain fun, without feeling saccharine or lightweight...