Star Trek: The Next Generation is the second Star Trek TV series. Set in the Milky Way galaxy during the 24rd century, it features the voyages of the new starship Enterprise and its new crew. The crew is headed by Captain Jean-Luc Picard and Commander William T. Riker.
Star Trek: The Next Generation aired from September 28, 1987 to May 23, 1994. Consisting of 178 episodes over seven seasons, it ran longer than any other Star Trek series.
- Captain Jean-Luc Picard acted by Patrick Stewart
- Commander William T. Riker acted by Jonathan Frakes
- Lt. Commander Data acted by Brent Spiner
- Dr. Beverly Crusher acted by Gates McFadden
- Lt. Geordi La Forge acted by LeVar Burton
- Lt. Tasha Yar acted by Denise Crosby
- Lt. Worf acted by Michael Dorn
- Counselor Deanna Troi acted by Marina Sirtis
- Ensign Wesley Crusher acted by Wil Wheaton