‘Star Trek: Discovery’s Sonequa Martin-Green On An Inclusive Series That Was “Always About Universality”

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After making an impact as Sasha on
The Walking Dead, Sonequa Martin-Green strapped into a spacesuit this year to play Specialist Michael Burnham on Star Trek: Discovery, the first Trek series to premiere since 2001's Star Trek: Enterprise. But the firsts didn't stop there: Martin-Green was also the first black woman to lead a Star Trek show. As she readies to shoot Season 2, Martin-Green reflects on the responsibility she felt stepping onto the bridge of the Discovery…