Beverly Crusher (Gates McFadden) and Worf (Michael Dorn) will also be back.
After bringing back Whoopi Goldberg returns to Guinan and John de Lancie to Q, in season 2 of Star Trek: Picardthe third and final season will reinstate some more familiar fan faces. LeVar Burton (who played Geordi La Forge) will return, twenty years after his last appearance in the franchise, in the film Star Trek: Nemesis in 2002. Remember that Geordi La Forge is a Starfleet lieutenant, who supported Captain Picard during 177 episodes of The new generation.
Paramount+ is also announcing that two other characters from Star Trek: The Next Generationnamely Beverly Crusher (Gates McFadden) and Worf (Michael Dorn), will also be present in the cast of season 3.
With Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis and Brent Spine, the whole band of the old series will be reunited or almost.
— Star Trek on Paramount+ (@StarTrekOnPPlus) April 5, 2022
“I remember watching the premiere of Star Trek: Next Gen nearly 34 years ago with my dad. It’s like it was yesterday. It was the spark that ignited my love for science fiction.”, comments Terry Matalas, who will be the showrunner of season 3, in a press release. “So it’s only fitting that Jean-Luc Picard’s story ends by honoring his beginnings, with his dearest and most loyal friends from the USS Enterprise. The entire Star Trek: Picard team and I can’t wait for fans to experience this final adventure…”
Season 3 of Star Trek: Picard will be seen in France on Prime Video in 2023.