The return of Patrick Stewart as Jean-Luc Picard to the Star Trek universe is officially underway. Stewart tweeted out the first photo from the new series heading to CBS All Access as work begins. “The journey has begun,” Stewart tweeted The new series was announced at Star Trek Las Vegas. The new series is expected to take place 20 years after the last time Picard and the Enterprise crew were seen in action. The new Picard Star Trek series is tentatively expected to premiere in 2019.