During an appearance on The View, Sir Patrick Stewart not only promoted his upcoming series Star Trek: Picard - he also invited the fabulous Whoopi Goldberg to star in the second season of the show! "I’m here with a formal invitation. And it’s for you, Whoopi. I want to invite you into the second season."
This is what Whoopi Goldberg said after Patrick Stewart invited her to star in Star Trek: Picard
After Patrick Stewart's invitation Whoopi Goldberg hugged him and said: "Yes!" - the crowd went just crazy!
See Whoopi Goldberg's emotional reaction when Patrick Stewart officially invites her to return to #StarTrek for season two of #StarTrekPicard: "It was wonderful having you, and we cannot wait to have you with us again one more time." https://t.co/f8u2wbJuik pic.twitter.com/ZLI0cEtwWP— The View (@TheView) January 22, 2020
Then The View's host Joy Reha joked a little bit about it saying, "That’s great, Whoopi. She has to get rid of that hair on her head though," making reference to the actress' current hairstyle for the new TV adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand.
Patrick Stewart can't wait to have Whoopi on Star Trek again
Whoopi Goldberg and Patrick Stewart shared credits on Star Trek: The Next Generation, as well as in the spin-off films Star Trek: Generations and Star Trek: Nemesis. While Whoopi said it "was one of the great experiences of my career,” Stewart replied "It was wonderful having you, and we cannot wait to have you with us again one more time."
Star Trek: Picard premieres on January 23, 2020.