Over the weekend, news broke that Sir Patrick Stewart is to return to the role of Star Trek‘s Jean-Luc Picard. I know that everyone is pretty happy about this.

In fact “pretty happy” is a bit of an understatement. Everyone is ridiculously happy, right?

Majestic Entertainment News caught the moment the actor broke the news to an audience at the Star Trek: Las Vegas convention. Luckily for you and I, the footage has been uploaded onto good ol’ YouTube so everyone can watch it.

And here it is…