|Relationships:||Sarek (Foster Father), Amanda Grayson (Foster Mother), Spock (Foster Brother), Sybok (Foster Brother), Philippa Georgiou (Mirror Universe adoptive mother)|
|Fandom:||Star Trek: Discovery|
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Michael Burnham is the main character in the show Star Trek: Discovery.
Michael Burnham (portrayed by Sonequa Martin-Green) is a Science Specialist aboard the USS Discovery.
Burnham was First Officer of the USS Shenzhou under Captain Philippa Georgiou, where she was referred to as "Number One" until she was convicted of mutiny and sentenced to life in prison. Discovery Captain Gabriel Lorca brings Burnham back to duty with a temporary wartime assignment as a scientist on his ship.
Burnham was raised following Vulcan culture and traditions by Sarek, and is the first human to attend the Vulcan Learning Center and Vulcan Science Academy. She is Spock's adopted sister. She struggles between Vulcan logic and her emotional side.
- Michael Burnham/Ash Tyler
- Michael Burnham/Philippa Georgiou
- Michael Burnham/Gabriel Lorca
- Michael Burnham/Sylvia Tilly
- We opened our eyes and it’s changing the view, Archived version, a manip by elissastillstands
- Untitled portrait, Archived version by olivrsm. Digital art.
A Michael Sketch by Star Trek Scribbles
Michael Burnham Fanart by Michelle Martir
Michael Burnham, pencil, by supernovasketch
- Captain Lorca and Michael Burnham as Hades and Persephone, Archived version by pixiedane on tumblr
- Meeting Michael Burnham, Archived version by jazzypizzaz
- so why is sarek the most significant force in michael’s journey to subvert authority?, Archived version by michaelburnhamfanclub on tumblr
- "I liked quite a few things about this episode! but Michael still so badly needs the support that she gives to others, and that other characters keep giving each other.", Archived version by starfleetdoesn'tfirefirst on tumblr (Feb 2019)
- Michael Burnham from Star Trek: Discovery is a metaphor for the immigrant experience., Archived version by frxstguardian on tumblr (March 2019)