Re: How about a captain Pike(bruce Greenwood) series?
Pike was still in the academy when the Kelvin was destroyed. He couldn't be commanding the ship that rescued the survivors.
You never know. Kirk fell ass-backwards into his command. Why not the same for Pike?
"Many things seem clever to an imbecile." --Captain Thelin th'Valrass, USS Enterprise-- "The Chimes at Midnight"