The Harry Potter alum just scored a MAJOR role in the Star Trek series!

The starship USS Discovery has found its captain: Jason Isaacs (the Harry Potterfranchise, The OA) has landed a major role in the series, playing Captain Lorca.

As previously announced, Star Trek: Discovery will star Sonequa Martin-Green (The Walking Dead) as a lieutenant, marking the first time a Star Trek series has launched by focusing on a character other than a ship’s highest-ranking officer. READ MORE

“Star Trek: Discovery” begins production - it will premiere later this year on CBS All Access