The Rewatch 84: The Lonely Among US

Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Episode: 1.07 Lonely Among Us (11-2-87)
Rating: 3/5
Redshirt Status: 1/1

Notable Guest Stars:
John Durbin – Ssestar. He will appear on Trek again as Gol Lemec.
Colm Meaney – Transporter Chief. BUT ITS MILES O’BRIEN. Ahem.
Kavi Raz- Ast. Chief Engineer Singh. He gets the bonus of being TNG’s first Redshirt (er…goldshirt). He has also appeared on M*A*S*H and House MD. He is currently working as a director.

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The Rewatch 83: Where No One Has Gone Before

Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Episode: 1.06 Where No One Has Gone Before (10-26-87)
Rating: 3/5
Redshirt Status: 0/0

Notable Guest Stars:
Victoria Dillard – She was known for her role on Spin City and also appeared in Ricochet. She is a ballerina in this episode.
Stanley Kamel – Kosinski. He played a role on the series Monk.
Eric Menyuk – The Traveler. He will appear on a few episodes, and plays a hand in the endgame for Wesley Crusher.
Biff Yeager – Commander Argyle. He would continue to play the Chief Engineer, and made the most appearances before Geordi got the position.

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Rewatch 82: The Last Outpost

Series: Star Trek The Next Generation
Episode: 1.05 The Last Outpost (10-19-87)
Rating: 3/5
Redshirt Status: 0/0

Notable Guest Stars:
Armin Shimerman – Letek. Its odd seeing him as anything else but Quark. You might also know him from Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Mike Gomze – Daimon Tarr. He has appeared in the film The Big Lebowski
Darryl Henriques – Portal. He would appear as guest and background actors on several episodes of Trek.

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The Rewatch 81: Code of Honor

Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Episode: 1.04 Code of Honor (10-12-87)
Rating: 1/5
Redshirt Status:  0/0

Notable Guest Stars:
Jesse Lawrence Ferguson – Lutan.  Appeared in the film Boyz n The Hood.  He also appeared in a movie called The Fish that Saved Pittsburgh which sounds ridiculous, but I love Pittsburgh movies.  Might have to watch it.
Karole Selmon – Yareena.  She does not have many credits, but is still active.
James Louis Watkins – Hogan.  He had a minor role in X-men the Last Stand.

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The Rewatch 80: The Naked Now

Series: Star Trek:The Next Generation
Episode: 1.03 The Naked Now (10-3-87)
Rating: 3/5
Redshirt Status:  0/0

Notable Guest Stars:
Brooke Bundy – Commander Sarah MacDougal.  She appeared in the Nightmare on Elm Street series, as well as various soap operas.
Benjamin Lum  –  Lt. Commander Jim Shimoda.  He had a recurring role on the 1980s television series Paradise
Skip Stellrecht – Engineering Crewman – He became a popular voice actor, including Cowboy Bebop which is a favorite of a friend of mine.

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The Rewatch 79: Encounter at Farpoint.

Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Episode: 1.01-2 Encounter at Farpoint (9-28-87) SERIES PREMIERE
Rating: 4/5
Redshirt Status:  0/0

Notable Guest Stars:
John De Lancie – Q.  Q is a major recurring character in TNG.  He has also appeared in Stargate SG-1 (my favorite franchise ever) and has contributed books to the Star Trek universe.
Michael Bell – Zorn.  He is a popular voice actor, and would appear on Star Trek multiple times.
Deforest Kelley – Admiral Leonard McCoy
Colm Meaney – Conn Ensign.  Eventually he will play Miles O’Brien and become a series regular, and a star of DS9, but for now he’s an unnamed officer.
Cary Hiroyuki Tagawa – Mandarin Balif.  He has recently had a role in the Amazon series Man From High Tower.
Tim Dang – Main Bridge Security. He provided voices for Avatar the Last Airbender
Evelyn Guerrero -computer ensign. She is known for her role in the Cheech and Chong films.

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