Re: My view on a new Trek series.
TNG was the most popular show...
I think that's debatable. It had more viewers in first run but struggled in strip syndication and at the theater in comparison to TOS.
And TOS is more broadly known among the general population.
"I had no idea you were so... formidable. " - Anan 7 to James T. Kirk, A Taste of Armageddon