The Rewatch 181: Unification (Part 1 & 2)

Series: Star Trek: TNG
Episode: 5.7-8 Unification (11/04-11/11/1991)
Rating: 4/5
Redshirt Status: 0/1/35

Notable Guest Stars:
Leonard Nimoy (Spock) – Do I really need to explain Leonard Nimoy?

Mark Lenard (Sarek)-  Lenard has played Sarek for three television series now.

Joanna Miles (Perrin)- Miles reappears as Perrin, Sarek’s second wife.

Denise Crosby (Sela)- Crosby’s back, back again…

Malachi Throne (Pardek)- Throne was a popular guest star on television through out his carrer. He appeared on Star Trek, Man from UNCLE, and The Fugitive.  His first appearance in Star Trek was as Commodore Jose I. Mendez.  He originally had done a voice of the Keeper, but they altered the voice when they decided to use him as the Commodore.

Stephen Root (K’Vada)- While he appears as a Klingon captain in this episode, you may recognize him as Milton from the 1990s film Office Space.

Norman Large (Neral)- It took me awhile to figure out why Neral looks so familiar, but after looking him up on IMDB, I realized Large has also played on Veronica Mars, and appeared on Star Trek Voyager, and another episode of TNG and a few episodes of DS9.  He’ll be around again.


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The Rewatch 148: Sarek

Series: Star Trek: TNG
Episode: 3.23 Sarek (4/14/1990)
Rating: 5/5
Redshirt Status: 0/.5/22

Notable Guest Stars:

Mark Lenard (Sarek) – Mark Lenard has played Sarek in several episodes of Star Trek as well as the films.
Joanna Miles
(Perrin) – Joanna Miles won 2 Emmy Awards for her acting in the film The Glass Menagerie. She also will return as Perrin in the later episode Unification.
Rocco Sisto (Sakkath) Sisto has been on several long running shows as a guest star, including JAG, Crossing Jordan and of course Star Trek.
William Denis (
Ki Mendrossen) Denis does not have an extensive IMDB profile, but his first role listed was on the Golden Girls.


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