r/startrek Oct 25 '21

More L’Rell!!

I thought L’Rell was such a good character with complex motivations and would have had endless compelling storylines. I want her back!

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u/Eurynom0s Oct 25 '21

The problem is there's only so many times they can keep redesigning what's supposed to be the same aliens. You accept it going from TOS to TMP/TNG because you know they were upgrading from what they were able to do in the 1960s. But once you've asked the audience to make a big suspension of disbelief on something like that you can't keep asking them to suspend disbelief on the same thing over and over again.