The series is produced by CBS’ Eye ‘ Animation Productions, CBS Television Studios new animation arm; Secret Hideout; and Roddenberry Entertainment. Secret hideout, Alex Kurtzman, and Heather Kadin, and Roddenberry Entertainment, Rod Roddenberry and Trevor Roth, and Katie Krentz (219 Productions) serve as executive producers alongside creator and showrunner Mike McMahan. Aaron Baiers (Secret Hideout), who brought McMahan for the project, serves as co-executive producer. Tit (Big Mouth), the Emmy Award-winning independent animation production company, serves as the animation studio for the series. Star Trek: Lower Decks will be broadcast exclusively on CBS All Access in the united States and is distributed worldwide by ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group.
Star Trek: Lower Decks is the first animated series to join the expansion of the Star Trek franchise on CBS All Access, which includes the hit original series Star Trek: Picard; Star Trek: Discoveryback with season three later this year, has recently announced U. S. S. Enterprise set series Star Trek: New Worlds Strangewith Anson Mount, Rebecca Romijn and Ethan Peck; and the development of a Section 31 series with Michelle Yeoh. A CG-animation Star Trek the series is aimed at a younger audience is also in the works for Nickelodeon.
Star Trek: Lower Decks will be broadcast exclusively on CBS All Access in the united States, and in Canada on Bell Media’s CTV Sci-Fi Channel and ott service Want.