The Star Trek franchise spans 50 years with six TV series and more than a dozen movies, but now it’s truly entering uncharted territory: a universe without God. According to an interview with Entertainment Weekly, writers for the new television series, Star Trek: Discovery, didn’t want any reference to God in the show and wouldn’t even allow cast

members to say the name “God.” Jason Isaacs, who plays Captain Lorca in the series talked about how serious directors were about not having God in the film. Isaacs told Entertainment Weekly that during one high-action scene he ad libbed the words “for God’s Sakes” after one of his lines. That’s when the episode’s writer, Kirsten Beyer stopped the filming and told Isaacs he cannot say the word “God.” READ MORE