With the conclusion of season 3, fans of Star Trek: Picard are left wondering if there will be a fourth season. Here’s everything you need to know about the possibility of a season 4.
It has been repeatedly stated that Star Trek: Picard was planned as a three-season show. Co-creator Akiva Goldsman mentioned in 2020 that the series could have been a three, five, or even an ongoing show, depending on Patrick Stewart’s interest. However, Stewart was not interested in returning for more seasons, and the show was designed with a three-season arc in mind.
Despite this, there have been hints of potential future projects involving the Picard cast. Showrunner Terry Matalas mentioned that there is still narrative potential and open doors for the characters. Patrick Stewart himself expressed that there is enormous potential for what they have been doing and that doors are left open. While a fourth season of Star Trek: Picard is unlikely, there may be opportunities for the cast to return in other Star Trek projects.
As for the release date of a potential season 4, it is difficult to predict. If a fourth season were to be commissioned, it is unlikely to be released until at least Summer 2024. However, as of now, the series is expected to conclude with season 3.
Should Star Trek: Picard not return for another season, several cast members have expressed interest in returning for other projects. Patrick Stewart mentioned the possibility of a movie after the show has finished airing. Showrunner Terry Matalas also discussed the idea of a