Feb. 9, 2021

Special Guest: Discovery’s Lieutenant Sahil, Adil Hussain

Special Guest: Discovery’s Lieutenant Sahil, Adil Hussain

Positively Trek 88: Special Guest: Discovery’s Lieutenant Sahil, Adil HussainHe Waited 40 Years and is Now on Positively Trek!

In this special episode of Positively Trek, hosts Dan and Bruce welcome the incomparable Adil Hussain to the show! A veteran of stage and screen, Mr. Hussain is known to Star Trek fans as Aditya Sahil, the Starfleet liason officer Burnham met in the first episode of season three, “That Hope is You, Part 1.” While he only made appearances in three episodes, the character left an indelible mark on the show, and his character is one of the most memorable people to feature on Discovery. We are honored to have him as a special guest for this week’s episode!

In the news segment, we talk about the legacy of actor Christopher Plummer, the upcoming digital release of the documentary Woman in Motion: Nichelle Nichols, Star Trek and the Remaking of NASA, the recent Paramount Plus ads, and the NAACP Image Awards nominations for Lower Decks and Picard.

Adil Hussain on Twitter: https://twitter.com/_AdilHussain Adil Hussain on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/adil.hussain.1800721

Christopher Plummer, Oscar Winner and ‘Sound of Music’ Star, Dies at 91 - https://variety.com/2021/film/news/christopher-plummer-dead-sound-of-music-1234901760/amp/

‘Woman In Motion’ Nichelle Nichols Doc Arriving On Demand and Digital on February 16 - https://trekmovie.com/2021/02/03/woman-in-motion-nichelle-nichols-doc-arriving-on-demand-and-digital-on-february-16/

Paramount Plus Expedition TV Spots (U.S.A. ONLY):

Frostbite - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmIbKcmrmRg Frostbite “Hooked It” Super Bowl Commercial - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cIP_Qw7UQyY Ice Bridge - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GkDreLMZUns Ice Bridge “Crack” - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMFO8EX1sdg Sweet Victory Super Bowl Commercial - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iG0jvqAfiKA

‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ and ‘Star Trek: Picard’ Nominated for NAACP Image Awards - https://trekmovie.com/2021/02/02/star-trek-picard-and-star-trek-lower-decks-nominated-for-naacp-image-awards/

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Sunshine (version 2) by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4438-sunshine-version-2- License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Take a Chance by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4457-take-a-chance License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

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