SANTA FE — The New Mexico Film Office (NMFO) announces the television series, Star Trek: Strange New Worlds, produced by CBS Studios, is utilizing New Mexico landscapes for the show’s visual effects (VFX).
“We are thrilled that New Mexico landscapes are being utilized for VFX in the television series Star Trek: Strange New Worlds. New Mexico has so much to offer productions and we continue to build up the state’s resources as a well-established ecosystem that can support projects in all stages,” NMFO Director Amber Dodson said.
The series follows Captain Christopher Pike and the crew of the U.S.S. Enterprise as they explore new worlds throughout the galaxy during the decade before Star Trek: The Original Series. Star Trek: Strange New Worlds will debut exclusively on Paramount+, the streaming service from ViacomCBS, in the U.S.
All film and television productions in New Mexico are required to adhere to the state’s operative emergency public health order, associated public health restrictions, and COVID Safe Practices. The New Mexico Film Office has released Back2One, a catchall set of principles, general recommendations, and resources for film and television productions operating during COVID-19. Back2One recommendations and other COVID Safe Practices can be found at nmfilm.com.