Star Trek: Discovery, and the Klingon played by an actor who doesn’t exist

Voq star trek discovery ash tyler javid iqbal shazad latif review theory speculation klingon

It seems increasingly likely, then, that it’ll soon be revealed, possibly as part of Discovery’s midseason cliffhanger, that Ash Tyler is in fact the Klingon in disguise. A means to uncover him has already been set up – the tribble on Captain Lorca’s desk. Famously, The Original Series saw a Klingon disguised as a human unveiled because of how a tribble reacted to him; it’s exactly the sort of allusion to Trek history that Discovery has revelled in so far.

While it’s too early to say just yet, it’ll be interesting to see if tonight’s episode lends more credence to this still-developing theory – and just where the series will go from there…

Here’s an article on the Klingon that doesn’t exist…

Facebook | Twitter | Blog Index | Star Trek Index