The Art and Making of The Orville takes readers behind the scenes of the new optimistic Sci-Fi series, and into the depths of the galaxy in the year 2417 AD.
Following the dysfunctional crew, captained by MacFarlane's Ed Mercer, the series is an action packed comedy-drama. Charting the development of one of the most anticipated TV shows of the year; it's full of fascinating concept art, set designs, and behind-the-scenes photography.
The Orville is an upcoming comedy-drama science fiction television series inspired by the series Star Trek and created by and starring Seth MacFarlane that is set to premiere in 2017, with new episodes to air during the 2017-18 season.
Jeff Bond is the author of Danse Macabre: 25 years of Danny Elfman and Tim Burton, and The Music of Star Trek. He was Executive Editor of Geek magazine and Senior Editor at CFQ, the revival of Cinefantastique magazine, from 2003 to 2006. He covers film music and other subjects for the Hollywood Reporter and has written hundreds of movie and television soundtrack liner notes booklets.