'English Vinglish' actor Adil Hussain bags role in 'Star Trek: Discovery'

Actor Adil Hussain, who worked in films like 'Kabir Singh' and 'Life of Pi', has joined the star cast of American web series 'Star Trek: Discovery'.

The makers of the series shared the trailer on Twitter in which Adil is seen briefly role alongside actors Doug Jones, Sonequa Martin-Green, Anthony Rapp, David Ajala, Wilson Cruz, and Michelle Yeoh.

"#StarTrekDiscovery takes fans 930 years into the future at #NYCC #StarTrekNYCC," read the video's caption.

The one-minute-ten-second trailer of series based in a fictional world takes the audience 930 years into the future.

Going by the clip, Hussain seems to be playing the role of a scientist who is helping in the fight against evil forces.

Before sharing the first trailer on social media, makers launched it at the New York Comic-Con on Saturday.

The third season of 'Star Trek' is slated to premiere next year.

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