It's a special single-topic edition of Ask Alan, inspired by this week's news that former Hannibal showrunner Bryan Fuller will be in charge of CBS' new Star Trek series. We still know nothing about what it'll be about, but fun to speculate.

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Alan Sepinwall has been reviewing television since the mid-'90s, first for Tony Soprano's hometown paper, The Star-Ledger, and now for HitFix. His new book, "TV (The Book)" about the 100 greatest shows of all time, is available now. He can be reached at