Re: Animated Series
For some reason I think it'd be a different ship, with the Enterprise in the pilot to help set it up. Mainly due to the cost of the actors.
It's not essential for the movie actors to participate in a hypothetical animated series. The Clone Wars,
for one, proved that.
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