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The Orville 

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An exploratory ship from Earth faces intergalactic challenges 400 years in the future.

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Seth MacFarlane
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Seth MacFarlane ...  Capt. Ed Mercer 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Adrianne Palicki ...  Cmdr. Kelly Grayson 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Penny Johnson Jerald ...  Dr. Claire Finn 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Scott Grimes ...  Lt. Gordon Malloy 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Peter Macon ...  Lt. Cmdr. Bortus 26 episodes, 2017-2019
J. Lee ...  Lt. Cmdr. John LaMarr / ... 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Mark Jackson ...  Isaac 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Chad L. Coleman ...  Klyden 16 episodes, 2017-2019
Halston Sage ...  Lt. Alara Kitan 15 episodes, 2017-2019
Norm MacDonald ...  Yaphit 15 episodes, 2017-2019
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Storyline

Set 400 years in the future, the show follows the adventures of the Orville, a not-so-top-of-the-line exploratory ship in Earth's interstellar Fleet. Facing cosmic challenges from without and within, this motley crew of space explorers will boldly go where no comedic drama has gone before.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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16:9 HD
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Trivia

The opening title sequence resembles that of "Star Trek: Voyager (1995)", with the Orville passing through similar planetary objects, including a dust cloud and a comet, before entering FTL (Faster Than Light) in the final shot. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Captain Ed Mercer: Alara, you want to open this jar of pickles for me?
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Referenced in The Simpsons: Treehouse of Horror XXIX (2018) See more »

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Does Star trek better then Star Trek Discovery
19 October 2017 | by davor1607See all my reviews

As many reviews mention, this is one of the best examples of a disconnect between professional reviewers and real world audience.

This show is not about the humor, or about the serious star treky themes it features. It is about combining the two into a relaxed and non pretentious mix which is just fun to watch.


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