The Rewatch 184: New Ground

Series: Star Trek: TNG
Episode: 5.10 New Ground (12/30/1991)
Rating: 3/5
Redshirt Status: 0/1/35

Notable Guest Stars:
Brian Bonsall (Alexander) –Bonsall will play Alexander over the course of 6 episodes.  He has since quit acting and focused on his music career.
Georgia Brown (Helena)
Georgia Brown was quite popular on stage and appeared on ST once before in the role of Helena.  This episode would be her last performance, as she died on July 5, 1992.
Jennifer Edwards (Kyle)- 
She is most known for playing the part of Heidi in 1968 during an TV presentation that interrupted coverage of a football game.  She is also the daughter of Blake Edwards and stepdaughter of Julie Andrews.  She continues to act and write
Richard McGonagle (Ja’Dar)-
McGonagle is mostly known for his voice work, appearing in many animated shows and games. As an example, he played the voice of Bato on Avatar: The Last Airbender.

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The Rewatch 157: Reunion

Series: Star Trek: TNG
Episode: 4.07 Reunion (11/05/1990)
Rating: 4/5
Redshirt Status: 0/0/33

Notable Guest Stars:

Suzie Plakson (K’Ehleyr) – Plakson has appeared before on TNG as a vulcan medical officer and once before as K’Ehleyr. She’ll return as Lady Q for Voyager.
Robert O’Reilly (Gowron)- 
He is an award winning director of theatre and will appear as Gowron for several years on TNG, DS9 and Star Trek: Klingon video game.
Patrick Masset (Duras)-
He is better known for his writing and production credits.  He did appear in the series Friday Night Lights, which he wrote and produced as well. More recently he produced The Black List.
Charles Cooper (K’mpec) –
Cooper returns as K’mpec for his second appearance but he also appeared in The Final Frontier as General Korrd.
Jon Paul Steuer (Alexander) –
The actor playing Alexander would be changed over the years, but Steuer got to create the role.  He was also known for his roles on Grace Under Fire and Little Giants.  However, he unfortunately died in 2018 at 33.
Basil Wallace(Klingon Guard) –
He gets a special mention for being in West Wing, though I honestly don’t recall his character. 

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