212: Erin Gray’s Blue Jumpsuit


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We all want to escape from our lives sometimes. What if you could really do it? What if you couldn’t remember the life you left behind? And what if it was all against your will? That’s what happens to the crew of the Starship Voyager in the seventh-season episode “Workforce.”

In this episode of The Ready Room, hosts C Bryan Jones and Larry Nemecek are joined by Kay Elizabeth Shaw of To The Journey and Bruce Gibson of Literary Treks to discuss this story of the Voyager crew’s other life as employees of a power facility on the planet Quarra.

In our extended news segment, Chris and Larry share their thoughts on the Star Trek: Discovery trailer presented at CBS upfronts, the international Netflix version of the trailer, the new look of the Klingons, and more.

News Intro (00:00:00) The Star Trek: Discovery Trailer (00:01:48) Made for Upfronts (00:06:04) The Kelvin Look (00:13:43) Characters: Michael Burnham, Lt. Saru, and More (00:22:00) The Klingons (00:34:02) The Most Ambitious Star Trek Ever? (00:42:24)

Feature Initial Thoughts (00:50:45) Personality Parallels (00:58:08) Backstories? (01:13:04) Janeway and Jaffen (01:18:20) A Meat By-product Tangent (01:24:18) Emergency Command Hologram (01:28:07) A Meandering Story? (01:30:55) Final Thoughts (01:49:45) Closing (02:08:28)

Hosts C Bryan Jones and Larry Nemecek

Guests Kay Elizabeth Shaw and Bruce Gibson

Production C Bryan Jones (Editor and Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Renee Roberts (Associate Producer) Zachary Fruhling (Associate Producer) Sam Piassick (Associate Producer) Kay Elizabeth Shaw (Associate Producer) Tim Robertson (Associate Producer) David Shuford (Associate Producer) Joo Kim (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Brandon-Shea Mutala (Patreon Manager)

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