C.E. Evans wrote:
I actually do remember someone saying something almost exactly like that at a Trek convention about TNG even before the series was cast. He didn't think an all-new Star Trek TV series could ever
There's just a world of difference in where Trek was at in 1987 and where it's at in 2013.
It's not that it 'can't' work, it just has a tougher road to success than TNG. IMO.