After thinking up my ideal 'contemporary' Trek seres (ie 2380s), I suddenly got to thinking that I wouldn't mind if they went backwards a little and revisited the Enterprise
-B for a series of its own.
A whole new bunch of actors would be needed, seeing as how GEN is almost 20 years old now (for some reason I could envision Sam Witwer as Harriman and Gemma Chan as Demora). But I think it would be interesting to visit a time of change--an alliance with the Klingons, Kirk 'dead', and a whole new era of exploration opening up.
Here are my thoughts on the crew: