Sir Patrick Stewart gets inducted into the Lucca Walk of Fame - At Lucca Comics & Games 2019

When it was announced the Sir Patrick Stewart was returning to the role of Jean-Luc Picard it sent the sci-fi fanbase into overdrive. Set to be released on Amazon Prime early 2020 Star Trek:Picard charts the next chapter in the life of the famous Captain. Alongside Stewart in the upcoming series is Isa Briones, Santiago Cabrera, Michelle Hurd and Evan Evagora as well as Alison Pill and Harry Treadaway. 

Fans of Star Trek were treated today to an appearance from the iconic Sir Patrick Stewart and cast members of the upcoming Amazon Original TV series Star Trek: Picard. Sir Patrick was greeted by the Mayor of Lucca, Alessandro Tambellini and was then inducted into Lucca's Walk of Fame following his press conference at Lucca Comics and Games 2019.

Star Trek: Picard will launch on Amazon Prime Video on January 24th, 2019.

Star Trek: Picard will stream on Amazon Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. In the United States, the series will be available exclusively on CBS All Access, and in Canada on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and OTT service Crave. The series is distributed internationally by CBS Studios International.

The Return of Picard - Sir Patrick Stewart To Be Among Main Guests at Lucca Comics & Games 2019

Sir Patrick Stewart and additional cast members from the upcoming Amazon Original Star Trek: Picard series will be among the main guests at the 53rd Edition of Lucca Comics & Games. On Friday November 1st, the popular British actor and his fellow castmates, including Isa Briones, Santiago Cabrera, Michelle Hurd and Evan Evagora, will take the stage and let Star Trek fans from around the world know that Picard is back, as well as share what to expect from these new and returning characters in the beloved Star Trek franchise. Star Trek: Picard will launch on Amazon Prime Video, on January 24th, 2020.

The legendary Actor Sir Patrick Stewart will be honoured with a tile on the highly popular Lucca Walk of Fame, where some of the greatest artists, who work in the fields of comics, artworks, games and cinema, have left their handprints. 

Star Trek: Picard features Sir Patrick Stewart reprising his iconic role as “Jean-Luc Picard,” which he played for seven seasons on “Star Trek: The Next Generation.” The new series will follow this iconic character into the next chapter of his life. Alongside Stewart, Star Trek: Picard will also star Isa Briones, Santiago Cabrera, Michelle Hurd, Alison Pill, Harry Treadaway and Evan Evagora.

The series is produced by CBS Television Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment. Alex Kurtzman, Michael Chabon, Akiva Goldsman, James Duff, Patrick Stewart, Heather Kadin, Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth serve as executive producers and Aaron Baiers (Secret Hideout) serves as co-executive producer and Kirsten Beyer as supervising producer. Hanelle Culpepper directed the first three episodes of the series.

Star Trek: Picard will stream on Amazon Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories around the world. In the United States, the series will be available exclusively on CBS All Access, and in Canada on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and OTT service Crave. The series is distributed internationally by CBS Studios International.

Stewart's return to the iconic role has Star Trek fans buzzing but a very striking trailer has offered a new more different version of Star Trek and the Picard character and could appeal to a new wider fanbase. Although Stewart has a varied career it still remains that Picard is where Stewart's heart really belongs.