Spock’s mother, Amanda Grayson, is again. Right here’s all the pieces it’s worthwhile to know in regards to the well-known Star Trek character and her return in Unusual New Worlds season 2.
Star Trek has an extended historical past, and with the recent Star Trek collection Unusual New Worlds being a prequel, it’s inevitable that some well-known faces from its previous have returned to the highlight. Within the new episode of Unusual New Worlds season 2 (during which Spock will get was a human by the Kerkhovians, no large deal) we see the return of Amanda Grayson to our screens.
Amanda Grayson isn’t a Star Trek character who’s had a variety of display screen time, however she’s been part of the franchise because the very begin. Right here’s all the pieces we learn about Amanda Grayson, her backstory, and what’s in retailer for her future.
Who’s Spock’s mom Amanda Grayson in Star Trek Unusual New Worlds?
Amanda Grayson is Spock’s mom and a human, which is the place his half-human heritage comes from. In addition to being the mom of Spock, Amanda Grayson was additionally the foster mom of Discovery’s Michael Burnham, and we all know she was pals with the Lanthanite engineer Pelia.
Displaying up in Unusual New Worlds within the episode Charades (to be current for and information her son by means of a pre-marriage Vulcan ritual) Amanda Grayson’s bond together with her son Spock is the emotional core of the brand new journey.
She is a supply of regular knowledge, providing non-Vulcan perception into the Vulcan tradition realized from her time with Sarek and time spent on Vulcan. She concurrently teaches Spock extra about his Vulcan and human sides, how they mix, and embrace each: she’s a fairly sensible mother.
Amanda Grayson’s backstory defined
Amanda Grayson is a human from Earth who labored as a instructor and translator. Within the Star Trek film The Undiscovered Nation it’s implied that Spock — and due to this fact Amanda Grayson — is the descendant of Arthur Conan Doyle.
After being born on the flip of the century, she met her husband (and Spock’s father) Sarek within the late 2220s, and the 2 would go on to marry and have a baby. In addition they fostered Michael Burnham, and Amanda was capable of give Michael the love and emotional care which Sarek tried to stop her from giving to Spock. When Spock was re-born because of the Genesis Machine, Amanda Grayson helped him to rediscover himself after the fal-tor-pan ritual and tried to permit him to attach together with his human facet.
Amanda Grayson was first seen within the TOS episode Journey to Babel, performed by Jane Wyatt, alongside her husband Sarek. She would additionally seem in an episode of The Animated Collection Yesteryear, earlier than being seen within the Kelvin motion pictures and Discovery.
Will Amanda Grayson return in Unusual New Worlds?
Nothing has been confirmed however we’re hoping to see Amanda Grayson come again for extra within the not-too-distant future. She brings out one other facet to Spock which is superb to see, and with Unusual New Worlds being a prequel there’s positively scope for her to return again with out conflicting with canon.
That’s it for now on Amanda Grayson. For extra learn our Star Trek Unusual New Worlds season 2 overview and interview with Anson Mount and Rebecca Romijn earlier than checking our the standing of Star Trek Legacy and the Star Trek Discovery season 5 launch date and see our rating of the Star Trek captains. Lastly, you study in regards to the one query Stephen Hawking requested William Shatner, and see which Star Trek captain would survive in a zombie apocalypse.