Patrick Stewart is best known as Captain Jean-Luc Picard from Star Trek. Show Runner Seth MacFarlane is a Trekker who appeared on Enterprise twice[ref]StarTrek.com[/ref].
On this 30-minute scripted comedy series, Stewart stars as Walter Blunt, a British news anchor who joins an American cable news network. The character is described[ref]Screen Rant[/ref] as a “philandering, boozing, coke-snorting megalomaniac.”
Joining him on the show are Jacki Weaver, Dolly Wells, Adrian Scarborough, and Timm Sharp[ref]Breitbart[/ref]. Take a look at the Starz teaser below:
While a series launch date has not yet been announced, Starz has ordered two 10-episode seasons[ref]The Hollywood Reporter[/ref].