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Battlestar Galactica Trivia
Battlestar Galactica Trivia
The Battlestar Galactica and the Viper fighters are similar in design to the old show, but were revamped for the new show. The Cylon Basetar, Cylon Raider, and Cylon Centurion each had a completely new design for the new show. Also, there are only four ships that appear in the remake but not in the original: “Colonial One” (the transport used by Laura Roslin), the Olympic Carrier, Cloud 9, and Zephyr (the ringed passenger liner).
Battlestar Galactica

Battlestar Galactica

    Run Date: Status: Ended   Premiered: December 08, 2003   Last Aired Finale: March 20, 2009 Network: SyFy Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Drama, Military/War  

Battlestar Galactica Overview

Set in a distant solar system 40 years after the end of what’s known as the Cylon War. This war began when humanity, who live in a group of habitable planets called the Twelve Colonies, created machines to make life easier for them: the Cylons. Programmed to be sentient, they were employed to do things from labour to fighting wars. However, the Cylons eventually grew to hate their masters, revolting, thus beginning the Cylon War. The conflict ended when the Cylons agreed to leave the Colonies to make a home on another planet.
Battlestar Galactica Season Guides



Battlestar Galactica Season 1


Battlestar Galactica Season 1 (2003-2005)

Battlestar Galactica Miniseries

1×00 Miniseries         First Aired: Dec. 08, 2003
The Cylons were created by the people of the Twelve Colonies of Kobol as a labor and military force. Approximately 52 years prior, the Cylons turned on their human creators and the Cylon War ensued. After an armistice was declared, the Cylons left the Colonies, apparently to seek a homeworld of their own.

The Colonials maintain an Armistice Station as a place where Cylon and Colonial representatives can meet in order to maintain diplomatic relations. However, the Cylons have never sent an ambassador. No one has seen a Cylon since the end of the Cylon War, over 40 years ago.

Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: The Lowdown Battlestar Galactica: The Lowdown     First Aired: Nov. 26, 2003
Battlestar Galactica: The Lowdown was a special documentary/promotional program that discussed the origins of the Battlestar Galactica Miniseries that aired on the Sci Fi Channel on November 26, 2003.
Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: The Series Lowdown Battlestar Galactica: The Series Lowdown       First Aired: Jan. 14, 2005
Battlestar Galactica: The Series Lowdown was a special television program aired on the Sci Fi Channel before the season 1 premiere of the Re-imagined Series. Fan mail was answered by the cast, who gave various interviews. The mini-series was summarized for the benefit of potential new viewers, and a sneak preview of season 1 was presented.
Battlestar Galactica 33 1×01 33         First Aired: Jan. 14, 2005
The fleet’s exodus has not been clean and easy. After every jump, the Cylons appear exactly 33 minutes later to send them on the run again. Working with little to no sleep, everyone is being pushed to their limit.Baltar himself is put into stress when someone from the Olympic Carrier claims to have evidence he fears could link him to the Cylons’ successful attack on the Twelve Colonies.
Battlestar Galactica Water 1×02 Water         First Aired: Jan. 14, 2005
An act of sabotage leaves Galactica with a 60% loss of its water reserve. The belief that it is an act of a Cylon agent is high among those in the know. Even worse is that Boomer suspects herself to be the saboteur.
Battlestar Galactica Bastille Day 1×03 Bastille Day         First Aired: Jan. 28, 2005
With water now found on a nearby moon in the form of ice, a labour source must be used to mine it. The answer is to use the prisoners aboard the Astral Queen. However, convicted terrorist Tom Zarek acts as their leader and organises a revolt, taking hostages with the demand of President Roslin’s resignation.
Battlestar Galactica Act of Contrition (Part 1) 1×04 Act of Contrition (Part 1)         First Aired: Jan. 28, 2005
When an accident kills several Viper pilots, Adama puts Kara in charge of training more pilots. But the entire process is troubling for her as she is haunted by memories of Zak.
Battlestar Galactica You Can't Go Home Again (Part 2) 1×05 You Can’t Go Home Again (Part 2)         First Aired: Feb. 04, 2005
After an attack by Cylon Raiders during a training mission, Kara crashes on the surface of a moon. Convinced that she is still alive, the Adamas are determined, even at the risk of the fleet, to find and rescue Starbuck.
Battlestar Galactica Litmus 1×06 Litmus         First Aired: Feb. 11, 2005
When a copy of a known Cylon agent boards Galactica and carries out a suicide bombing, the knowledge of the Cylons’ new human appearance is shed to the fleet.With the ship’s munitions used in the attack, Commander Adama initiates a tribunal to investage the security lapse.
Battlestar Galactica Six Degrees of Separation 1×07 Six Degrees of Separation         First Aired: Feb. 18, 2005
When the Number Six haunting his head suddenly disappears, Baltar finds himself facing a flesh-and-blood copy calling herself “Shelly Godfrey” who accuses him of collaborating with the Cylons. With evidence at hand, Baltar is madly driven to relieve himself of the charge of treason.
Battlestar Galactica Flesh and Bone 1×08 Flesh and Bone         First Aired: Feb. 25, 2005
When a Cylon agent is found aboard a ship in the fleet, Adama, by Roslin’s request, sends Kara to interrogate the one called Leoben Conoy. Though she approaches impentrable to his tactics, the Cylon engages her in a discussion of his specific dogma, including how special he believes Kara to be.
Battlestar Galactica Tigh Me Up, Tigh Me Down 1×09 Tigh Me Up, Tigh Me Down         First Aired: Mar. 04, 2005
With Baltar’s Cylon detector now operational, Roslin wants Adama to be the one to go first. Adama himself has been acting odd lately, due to his discovery of Tigh’s wife, Ellen. The tackling of suspicion between the President, Commander, Colonel and his wife puts Baltar in the middle with the painstaking chore of the screening process.
Battlestar Galactica The Hand of God 1×10 The Hand of God         First Aired: Mar. 11, 2005
With fuel running low, and the fleet’s only supply occupied by Cylons, Adama plans a dangerous attack in order to obtain the tylium that could last them years. Unbeknownst to those plotting and fighting the battle, divine hands maybe orchestrating things via Roslin and Baltar.
Battlestar Galactica Colonial Day 1×11 Colonial Day         First Aired: Mar. 18, 2005
President Roslin uses the arrival of Colonial Day to form a new Quorum of Twelve. But soon Sagittaron’s elected delegate Tom Zarek proposes that a vice president be chosen, his popularity quickly earning him a nomination. Not wanting to play into whatever Zarek maybe plotting, Roslin is adamant to choose her own candidate.
Battlestar Galactica Kobol's Last Gleaming (Part 1) 1×12 Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 1)         First Aired: Mar. 25, 2005
A habitable planet is found during a scouting mission. This world turns out to be Kobol, the legendary home of the gods, and its discovery gives Roslin certainty that she is following an ancient prophesy, a belief that threatens to create dividing lines.
Battlestar Galactica Kobol's Last Gleaming (Part 2) 1×13 Kobol’s Last Gleaming (Part 2)         First Aired: Apr. 01, 2005
By Roslin’s request, Kara has jumped to Caprica to retrieve the Arrow of Apollo where she encounters a familar face and a startling revelation.Following Kara’s defiance of his orders, Adama has more betrayals waiting for him – one coming from the most unexpected person.



Battlestar Galactica Season 2


Battlestar Galactica Season 2 (2005-2006)

Battlestar Galactica Scattered 2×01 Scattered         First Aired: Jul. 15, 2005
With Adama critically wounded, Colonel Tigh is now in a position he never wanted to be in: commander of Galactica. To make matters worse, an error in jump calculations seperates the ship from the rest of the fleet.Meanwhile, as Starbuck faces Sharon’s Cylon identity and her relationship with Helo on Caprica, the crew of the downed Raptor try to stay alive on Kobol.
Battlestar Galactica Valley of Darkness 2×02 Valley of Darkness         First Aired: Jul. 22, 2005
The success of reuniting with the fleet is short-lived as Galactica has been boarded by a party of Cylon Centurions, while Baltar’s visions on Kobol are becoming more disturbing.
Battlestar Galactica Fragged 2×03 Fragged         First Aired: Jul. 29, 2005
Tigh feels further stress in his position when he must confront the Quorum of Twelve over Adama’s decision to imprison President Roslin.On Kobol, the survivors struggle to ensure rescue when they find the Cylons building an anti-aircraft battery.
Battlestar Galactica Resistance 2×04 Resistance         First Aired: Aug. 05, 2005
As Tyrol is jailed for suspicion of being a Cylon, Tigh’s declaration of martial law is causing unrest in the fleet, prompting Lee to help plot Roslin’s escape.Elsewhere on Caprica, Helo and Starbuck meet a group of resistance fighters led by pyramid players.
Battlestar Galactica The Farm 2×05 The Farm         First Aired: Aug. 12, 2005
When Kara is wounded, she wakes up in a hospital where she discovers an unsettling part of the Cylons’ plans.Now up and about, Adama faces to pick up many of the pieces left scattered since his absence. Among those is the increased divison of the fleet due to their loyalty to Roslin.
Battlestar Galactica Home (Part 1) 2×06 Home (Part 1)         First Aired: Aug. 19, 2005
Adama tries to carry on commanding the remains of the fleet, even with the loss of material and people. With the Arrow of Apollo in their possession, Roslin and others set foot on Kobol to embark in the quest for the tomb of Athena.
Battlestar Galactica Home (Part 2) 2×07 Home (Part 2)         First Aired:Aug. 26, 2005
Roslin and the others are still plagued by the dangers surrounding them on Kobol. This is especially troubling with the Cylon Sharon as their guide. When Adama joins in his goal to reunite the fleet, the mistrust of her is doubled, as is the danger.Baltar, meanwhile, has doubts that the Number Six he sees is just a chip in his head.
Battlestar Galactica Final Cut 2×08 Final Cut         First Aired: Sep. 09, 2005
The actions of Tigh’s temporary command has resulted in much negative perception of the military. In order to alleviate this contempt, reporter D’anna Biers is allowed full access to Galactica and its people to allow the fleet to see the human face of those who protect it.
Battlestar Galactica Flight of the Phoenix 2×09 Flight of the Phoenix         First Aired: Sep. 16, 2005
Morale among the crew is beginning to wear thin. Their only rallying point of hope is the building of a fighter from scratch initiated by Chief Tyrol, a project he uses to help himself cope with the abruptly ended relationship with Sharon. Meanwhile the current Sharon being held on Galactica is the target of much of the crew’s resentment, though she maybe their only hope when a virus threatens to usher in a Cylon attack.
Battlestar Galactica Pegasus 2×10 Pegasus         First Aired: Sep. 23, 2005
Everyone on Galactica is excited when they find another lost survivor of the Cylon attacks: the battlestar Pegasus. Soon, however, things begin to sour when the crew finds itself under the rule of Helena Cain, an admiral who is more stern than Adama.
Battlestar Galactica Resurrection Ship (Part 1) 2×11 Resurrection Ship (Part 1)         First Aired: Jan. 06, 2006
When Kara returns from an unauthorised recon mission, Adama and Cain decide to put their conflict on hold long enough to destroy a valuable Cylon asset.
Battlestar Galactica Resurrection Ship (Part 2) 2×12 Resurrection Ship (Part 2)         First Aired: Jan. 13, 2006
As the two battlestars prepare to destroy the Cylons’ resurrection ship, Adama and Cain ready their people to carry out their orders while Baltar comforts the Pegasus’ Cylon prisoner.
Battlestar Galactica Epiphanies 2×13 Epiphanies         First Aired: Jan. 20, 2006
Roslin’s cancer pushes her to her final hours, as she looks back at her relationship with President Adar, and particularly a significant day on Caprica.During this time, a group of Cylon sympathisers threaten the safety of the fleet.
Battlestar Galactica Black Market 2×14 Black Market         First Aired: Jan. 27, 2006
When Pegasus commander Jack Fisk is found murdered, Admiral Adama assigns Lee to investigate. Haunted by his near-death experience and memories of a lost lover, Lee uncovers a large black market organisation.
Battlestar Galactica Scar 2×15 Scar         First Aired: Feb. 03, 2006
Galactica sends Vipers to protect mining units on an asteroid from Cylon Raiders. But one in particular, filled with rage and unwilling to die a permanant death, gives the pilots the most trouble. Questioning what she herself has to live for, Starbuck enters a competition with Kat to gun it down for good.
Battlestar Galactica Sacrifice 2×16 Sacrifice         First Aired: Feb. 10, 2006
Adama’s reliance on Sharon for information is put to the test when a widow and three assistants take hostages on Cloud 9. With rumblings of a Cylon alive on Galactica stirring in the fleet, their demand is the Cylon they believe to be working towards their destruction.
Battlestar Galactica The Captain’s Hand 2×17 The Captain’s Hand         First Aired: Feb. 17, 2006
Lee and Kara butt heads with the new commander of Pegasus after a Raptor team goes missing. He is determined to rescue his men, but he may very well be heading his ship into a trap.Meanwhile, a young girl’s desire for an abortion is a political issue that weighs heavier on Roslin as a moral dilemma.
Battlestar Galactica Downloaded 2×18 Downloaded         First Aired: Feb. 24, 2006
The consciousness of two Cylon models have been downloaded into new bodies and made celebrities for their success: the Number Six who seduced Baltar before the attack on the Colonies and the sleeper agent from Galactica known as Boomer. However, neither are accepting of their status.Elsewhere in the Colonial fleet, a decision must be made over what to do with Sharon’s baby for fear of what the hybrid child might mean to the Cylons.
Battlestar Galactica Lay Down Your Burdens (Part 1) 2×19 Lay Down Your Burdens (Part 1)         First Aired: Mar. 03, 2006
While on a major rescue mission to Caprica, an accident leads to the discovery of a habitable planet. And since it is also clouded from Cylon detection, Baltar uses the hope of settling the fleet on its surface as a major platform to help boost his campaign against Roslin.
Battlestar Galactica Lay Down Your Burdens (Part 2) 2×20 Lay Down Your Burdens (Part 2)         First Aired: Mar. 10, 2006
As the fleet vote for their new leader, a shift in the Cylons’ own leadership offers humanity a reprieve. However, Roslin is certain that Baltar’s presidency will bring with it only disaster, and is prepared to do whatever it takes to prevent it.



Battlestar Galactica Season 3


Battlestar Galactica Season 3 (2006-2007)

Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: The Story So Far Battlestar Galactica: The Story So Far         First Aired: Aug. 16, 2006
Battlestar Galactica: The Story So Far is a special program aired on the Sci Fi Channel that summarizes the first two seasons of the Re-imagined Series.
Battlestar Galactica The Resistance Webisode: The Resistance         First Aired: Sep. 05, 2006
Battlestar Galactica: The Resistance is an online series that aims to fill in the gaps between seasons two and three of the Re-imagined Series. In particular the webisodes chronicle Duck’s and Jammer’s motivations to become suicide bomber and collaborator respectively.

Webisodes aired from September 5 to October 5, 2006.
Battlestar Galactica Occupation (Part 1) 3×01 Occupation (Part 1)         First Aired: Oct. 06, 2006
With four months under Cylon occupation, a resistance group has gathered support on New Caprica in the hope of Adama executing a rescue mission. However, the most effective method of striking at their occupiers may mean crossing an unspeakable line, not just for the Cylons, but for their own people.
Battlestar Galactica Precipice (Part 2) 3×02 Precipice (Part 2)         First Aired: Oct. 06, 2006
While the Cylons begin a crackdown in an effort to help squash the insurgence, Adama continues with a plan to rescue the people of New Caprica by sending in Sharon as a liaison to the resistance.
Battlestar Galactica Exodus (Part 1) 3×03 Exodus (Part 1)         First Aired: Oct. 13, 2006
Tyrol receives disturbing news from a secret source within Baltar’s administration while Colonial detainees face a Cylon firing squad on New Caprica.
Battlestar Galactica Exodus (Part 2) 3×04 Exodus (Part 2)         First Aired: Oct. 20, 2006
Lee wrestles with his order to protect the civilian fleet as Adama launches his rescue mission. Meanwhile, on New Caprica, Col. Tigh confronts Ellen’s betrayal.
Battlestar Galactica Collaborators 3×05 Collaborators         First Aired: Oct. 27, 2006
The Circle, a secret tribunal on Galactica, decides the fate of Jammer and other Colonials who aided the Cylons during the occupation of New Caprica.
Battlestar Galactica Torn (Part 1) 3×06 Torn (Part 1)         First Aired: Nov. 03, 2006
Starbuck and Tigh create divisions between those who suffered under the Cylon occupation of New Caprica and those who stayed with the fleet. Also: Baltar tries to prove his worth to the Cylons.
Battlestar Galactica A Measure of Salvation (Part 2) 3×07 A Measure of Salvation (Part 2)         First Aired: Nov. 10, 2006
The crew of Galactica discover a deadly virus that could potentially wipe out the entire Cylon race. The only question remains, is it ethical to use it?
Battlestar Galactica Hero 3×08 Hero         First Aired: Nov. 17, 2006
A man is discovered by the fleet after being inprisoned by the Cylons since before their attack on the Colonies. Unfortunately, his return brings with it a dark secret from Adama’s past.
Battlestar Galactica Unfinished Business 3×09 Unfinished Business         First Aired: Dec. 01, 2006
A boxing arena set up to relieve tension among the crew stirs up memories of personal events on New Caprica before the Cylon occupation.
Battlestar Galactica The Passage 3×10 The Passage         First Aired: Dec. 08, 2006
A food shortage leaves the fleet with no option but a dangerous passage through a radiation field to a planet they hope to harvest. A light shown on Kat’s past puts her in a decision over her future.Meanwhile, Baltar tries to find out what Number Three has been up to with her recent repeat downloading.
Battlestar Galactica The Eye of Jupiter (Part 1) 3×11 The Eye of Jupiter (Part 1)         First Aired: Dec. 15, 2006
While on the algea planet, The Temple of Five is discovered, which could provide a path towards Earth. Their attempt to unlock its secret is interrupted by the arrival of the Cylons. When their lives are bartered for the sake of giving up the temple, Adama must decide whether the loss of it and the ground team, including his son, are worth sacrificing to ensure that the Cylons don’t find Earth.
Battlestar Galactica Rapture (Part 2) 3×12 Rapture (Part 2)         First Aired: Jan. 21, 2007
Led by Three’s obsession, the Cylons close in on the temple with Lee and Anders trying to buy Tyrol time to find the Eye of Jupiter. Meanwhile, Sharon attempts to find her baby as Dualla rescues Kara on her husband’s orders.
Battlestar Galactica Taking a Break from All Your Worries 3×13 Taking a Break from All Your Worries         First Aired: Jan. 28, 2007
Imprisoned aboard Galactica, Baltar wrestles with the thoughts of whether he is truly human. Coupled with this is the methods of interrogation he is put through so that Roslin and Adama can know what the Cylons know about the Eye of Jupiter.Meanwhile, Sam and Dee let their respective partners decide the future of their marriages.
Battlestar Galactica The Woman King 3×14 The Woman King         First Aired: Feb. 11, 2007
An easily treatable illness strikes refugees on Galactica, especially among Sagittarons who refuse medical treatment on grounds of tradition. Helo, assigned to oversee the civilians, believes the Sagittarons’ claims that a doctor is killing them when many wind up dying shortly after his treatment.
Battlestar Galactica A Day in the Life 3×15 A Day in the Life         First Aired: Feb. 18, 2007
On their anniversay, Adama is reminded of his first wife, Carolanne, who he seemingly lets haunt him throughout the day.Meanwhile, Tyrol and Cally, who have been having their own marital problems, become trapped in an airlock with oxygen leaking into space.
Battlestar Galactica Dirty Hands 3×16 Dirty Hands         First Aired: Feb. 25, 2007
As the process of refining the fleet’s tyluim becomes difficult, the pressure is put on the workers to keep maintenance, while they in turn simply want better working conditions. A book written by Baltar and smuggled out into the fleet helps to tighten this tension in the “knuckle draggers” who feel they are being treated like a lower class.
Battlestar Galactica Maelstrom 3×17 Maelstrom         First Aired: Mar. 04, 2007
After dreaming of Leoben and the mandala she painted as a child, Kara’s fitness for flight is questioned when she encounters a Cylon Raider no one else sees. It is then that the issue of her destiny as spoken of by Leoben comes into the foreground.
Battlestar Galactica The Son Also Rises 3×18 The Son Also Rises         First Aired: Mar. 11, 2007
Still dealing with Kara’s death, Lee is appointed to protect Baltar’s new lawyer, Romo Lampkin, after his predecessor is assassinated by unidentified suspects. Inspired by Lee’s grandfather, Lampkin himself may help inspire the younger Adama to carve his own path.
Battlestar Galactica Crossroads (Part 1) 3×19 Crossroads (Part 1)         First Aired: Mar. 18, 2007
The trial of Gaius Baltar begins, bringing startling revelations to light, and piting a father and son on opposing sides.In the meantime, Galactica tries to find out if the fleet is still being tailed by the Cylons.
Battlestar Galactica Crossroads (Part 2) 3×20 Crossroads (Part 2)         First Aired: Mar. 25, 2007
A testimony from an unexpected witness helps closes out Baltar’s trial to a verdict.Meanwhile, the music that Tigh, Tory, Galen, and Anders hear grows louder, causing them to face an unsettling possibility.



Battlestar Galactica Season 4


Battlestar Galactica Season 4 (2007-2009)

Battlestar Galactica Razor Flashbacks Webisode: Razor Flashbacks         First Aired: Oct. 05, 2007
The Battlestar Galactica: Razor Flashbacks are an online series that provides the story of a young William Adama’s (Nico Cortez) discovery of a Cylon experiment during his time in the first Cylon War.

Webisode aired from October 5 to November 16, 2007.
Battlestar Galactica Razor TV Movie: Razor         First Aired: Nov. 24, 2007
Battlestar Galactica: Razor tells the story of the first mission of Lee ‘Apollo’ Adama (Jamie Bamber) as commander of the battlestar Pegasus. Flashbacks interleaved with the main story show what happened to Pegasus during and after the Cylon attack on the Twelve Colonies, as well as some events at the end of the First Cylon War. The main story and most of the flashbacks focus on Lt. Kendra Shaw (Stephanie Jacobsen), who joins Pegasus as aide to Adm. Helena Cain (Michelle Forbes) just before the Cylons strike.
Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: Revealed Battlestar Galactica: Revealed         First Aired: Mar. 28, 2008
The special summarizes the previous 3 seasons stories and character relationships for uninitiated viewers, hosted by producers David Eick and Ron Moore.
Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: The Phenomenon Battlestar Galactica: The Phenomenon         First Aired: Mar. 28, 2008
Battlestar Galactica: The Phenomenon is a half-hour special on the Re-imagined Series originally aired on March 28, 2008 back-to-back with Battlestar Galactica. The special includes interviews with celebrities about Battlestar Galactica’s impact on pop culture.
Battlestar Galactica He That Believeth In Me (Part 1) 4×02 He That Believeth In Me (Part 1)         First Aired: Apr. 04, 2008
Kara Thrace returns in a brand-new Viper to aide Galactica against a Cylon assault on a defenseless fleet, though her claim of finding Earth and who she is are held in doubt. As the awakened four of the Final Five struggle to figure who they are and what they are capable of doing, Baltar finds shelter among a commune who look to him for spiritual guidance.
Battlestar Galactica Six of One (Part 2) 4×03 Six of One (Part 2)         First Aired: Apr. 11, 2008
Kara is prepared to turn friends into enemies in her feverish desire to guide the fleet on the right path towards Earth.The Cylons find themselves fracturing over the issue of what to do with the Raiders when they learn that the Final Five are in the fleet.
Battlestar Galactica The Ties That Bind 4×04 The Ties That Bind         First Aired: Apr. 18, 2008
Cally’s world is turned upside down when she suspects her husband is cheating on her. Meanwhile, Lee begins his career in politics, Kara leads a skeptical crew, and lines are finely drawn in the Cylon internal unrest.
Battlestar Galactica Escape Velocity 4×05 Escape Velocity         First Aired: Apr. 25, 2008
Tyrol crumbles in the wake of Cally’s death while Tigh finds himself drawn to Caprica-Six in a parellel to his own deceased wife. Baltar takes a stand for the religious freedoms of he and his followers.
Battlestar Galactica The Road Less Traveled (Part 1) 4×06 The Road Less Traveled (Part 1)         First Aired: May. 02, 2008
The crew of the Demetrius begin drawing lines when Kara trusts a Cylon who offers the means of helping them find Earth. As Baltar’s word begins spreading, he seeks to make peace with Tyrol.
Battlestar Galactica Faith (Part 2) 4×07 Faith (Part 2)         First Aired: May. 09, 2008
The Demetrius allows a window for Kara to take a Raptor and a small party to the basestar to hear the Hybrid. Roslin befriends another cancer patient, terminally ill, who finds comfort in Baltar’s message.
Battlestar Galactica Guess What's Coming to Dinner? 4×08 Guess What’s Coming to Dinner?         First Aired: May. 16, 2008
Galactica agrees to help the rebel Cylons unbox the Number Three models so as to reveal the identity of the Final Five while they, in turn, will be allowed to destroy the Cylon resurrection hub. However, alternate plans are secretly plotted as distrust still lurks within both sides.
Battlestar Galactica Sine Qua Non 4×09 Sine Qua Non         First Aired: May. 30, 2008
With the President and a number of the fleet’s pilots taken when the rebel basestar jumped away, Adama begins desperate but wreckless search efforts. At the same time, when it’s obvious that the Admiral will not accept Zarek’s assumed presidency in Roslin’s absence, Lee seeks help from fallen lawyer Romo Lampkin to select someone else for the position.
Battlestar Galactica The Hub 4×10 The Hub         First Aired: Jun. 06, 2008
As the rebel basestar jumps to the resurrection hub, the pilots onboard put their trust in the Cylons to help destroy their target while Roslin is faced with visions that could lead she and humanity to spiritual salvation.
Battlestar Galactica Revelations 4×11 Revelations         First Aired: Jun. 13, 2008
When the rebel Cylons hold the colonials on their basestar hostage in exchange for the Final Five within the fleet, the secret four are confronted with the fear of revealing themselves in exchange for the good of the human race.
Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: The Top 10 Things You Need to Know Battlestar Galactica: The Top 10 Things You Need to Know         First Aired: Jan. 11, 2009
Sci Fi Channel aired this special program as a lead-in to the start of the final episodes of the Re-imagined Series. Ron D. Moore and David Eick appear in this special program as they summarized ten items to know about the Re-imagined Series before watching the final episodes of season 4. The team elaborated on each of the ten points with the aid of clips from the series.
Battlestar Galactica Sometimes a Great Notion 4×12 Sometimes a Great Notion         First Aired: Jan. 16, 2009
In the aftermath of humanity’s gravest discovery, Kara Thrace is left to contemplate the full extent of the Hybrid’s grave prophecies.
Battlestar Galactica A Disquiet Follows My Soul 4×13 A Disquiet Follows My Soul         First Aired: Jan. 23, 2009
Laura Roslin begins to lose faith in the Pythian prophecy and her role as the dying leader. Tom Zarek intends to weaken the Human-Cylon alliance. Galen Tyrol is told that he is not the father of Cally’s son.
Battlestar Galactica The Oath (Part 1) 4×14 The Oath (Part 1)         First Aired: Jan. 30, 2009
Gaeta and Zarek start an uprising in the fleet, leaving the commanders of Galactica with a crucial choice.
Battlestar Galactica Blood on the Scales (Part 2) 4×15 Blood on the Scales (Part 2)         First Aired: Feb. 06, 2009
President Roslin faces off against Tom Zarek and Lt. Gaeta as they try to take control of the Colonial fleet. The alliance with the rebel Cylons as well as Adama’s life are both at stake.
Battlestar Galactica No Exit 4×16 No Exit         First Aired: Feb. 13, 2009
As Sam Anders recovers from surgery to dislodge the bullet in his brain, his memories of the Final Five Cylons re-emerge. Ellen Tigh resurrects aboard a Basestar, and reveals the part she played on Earth. With the Galactica losing structural integrity, Adama asks the newly reinstated Chief to fix the ship.
Battlestar Galactica Deadlock 4×17 Deadlock         First Aired: Feb. 20, 2009
The Galactica undergoes repairs using a Cylon substance that can help maintain the structural integrity. With Boomer’s help, Ellen Tigh escapes Cavil’s ship and reunites with the fleet completing the gathering of the Final Five. Caprica Six miscarries Tigh’s child ending the hope that Cylons can reproduce with their own kind.
Battlestar Galactica Someone to Watch Over Me 4×18 Someone to Watch Over Me         First Aired: Feb. 27, 2009
Starbuck encounters a mysterious piano player in Joe’s Bar and helps him work on a his latest song. Realizing the musical notes match a series of dots drawn by Hera, Starbuck finishes the song which Col. Tigh and Tory Foster recognize as the music they heard when they learned they were Cylons. Tyrol unwittingly helps Boomer who poses as Athena and kidnaps Hera taking her to Cavil.
Battlestar Galactica Islanded in a Stream of Stars 4×19 Islanded in a Stream of Stars         First Aired: Mar. 06, 2009
Boomer’s Raptor escape damages Galactica when she jumps too close to the hull. Admiral Adama makes the crucial decision to abandon ship and puts Lee in charge offloading equipment to the rest of the fleet. As Starbuck searches for the meaning behind the “Cylon song”, Baltar tries to expose her return from the dead as proof of life after death.
Battlestar Galactica Daybreak (Part 1) 4×20 Daybreak (Part 1)         First Aired: Mar. 13, 2009
A series of pre-Cylon attack flashbacks delve into past situations of Caprica Six’s involvement in caring for Baltar’s elderly father, Roslin’s sudden loss of her family in an accident, and Lee Adama’s passionate feelings for Starbuck who is dating his brother Zak. In the present, Anders reveals the location of Cavil’s base and Adama decides to take Galactica on one final mission to rescue Hera.
Battlestar Galactica Battlestar Galactica: The Last Frakkin' Special Battlestar Galactica: The Last Frakkin’ Special   First Aired: Mar 16, 2009
Battlestar Galactica: The Last Frakkin’ Special is the last special for the series before the grand finale.
Battlestar Galactica Daybreak (Part 2) 4×21 Daybreak (Part 2)         First Aired: Mar. 20, 2009
Admiral Adama leads Galactica’s final battle and rescues Hera from the Cylon Colony. Starbuck draws upon the meaning of Hera’s musical notes to lead the fleet to a habitable world. The fate of the fleet and its relationship to Earth is revealed.
Battlestar Galactica The Plan TV Movie: The Plan         First Aired: Oct. 27, 2009
Just after the destruction of the Twelve Colonies, two Cylon agents discuss the problem of the remaining humans, both on the planets, and those who have escaped into space. From there, the events of the series are shown from a Cylon perspective, and their underlying plan is revealed.


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Galacica 1980 Characters
Adama Commander Adama, played by Lorne Greene

Adama is still the commander of the battlestar Galactica and the refugee fleet 30 years after the exodus of the Twelve Colonies. He is also the President of the Quorum of Twelve. Seems age and time have taken it’s toll on Adama both personally with the loss of his son Apollo and other friends and professionally due to the weight of command and the Cylons still chasing the fleet wanting to destroy them.

Adama’s has finally led the Galactican Fleet to the planet Earth with the help Doctor Zee a child prodigy. But Earth is not yet ready for contact with Galactica or an attack by the Cylons. So a covert action is put into play to influence the people of Earth in the hopes of helping them for contact and Earths survival.


Captain Troy Captain Troy, played by Kent McCord

Captain Troy also known as Boxey is the adopted son of Apollo (who is now deceased) and grandson of Commander Adama. Troy a seasoned Viper Pilot and Warrior is tasked with first contact to help develop Earth’s technology in order to face the Cylon threat, and takes on the role of Scout Leader with the Galactica children who are sent to Earth in hopes of protecting them from a pending Cylon attack on the fleet.


Dillon Lieutenant Dillon, played by Barry Van Dyke

Dillion is assigned to help Captain Troy with the mission to help the people of Earth prepare for contact with Galactica and the Cylons. He also helps to protect the children of Galactica when they end up on Earth.



Boomer Colonel Boomer, played by Herb Jefferson Jr.

Boomer is a skilled and seasoned Colonial Warrior serving aboard the Galactica as her executive officer and answers only to Adama. Boomer is also a strong defender of the D Squadron, a squadron that leads risky missions against Cylon basestars, during and following their discovery of Earth.


Jamie Jamie Hamilton, played by Robyn Douglass

Jamie Hamilton doubles as a on-camera reporter for United Broadcasting Company’s news program and guide to Warriors Troy and Dillon in their missions on Earth. Jamie also becomes guardian of the Galactica children while they are on Earth.


Zee Doctor Zee, played by Robbie Rist and Patrick Stuart

Zee adopted by Lieutenant Starbuck when he was stranded on a desolate planet is a cerebral mutation that is believed to be sent to the Galactica Fleet by the race of Angels. Zee is an expert on any topic he is consulted on, and helps advise Adama and the Council of Twelve. The Council has never overruled Zee due to his penchant for always knowing the correct course of action.

Zee creates most of the special devices used by Colonial Warriors Troy and Dillon, including the invisibility screen an a anti-gravity craft that resembles a UFO, and a method of time travel.



Galacica 1980 Quotes

Andromus: [Surprised at the size of human children who has just greeted him a Happy Halloween] Happy Halloween little people.
Cy: I’m sorry if you are displeased, there wasn’t much of a selection.
Captain Troy: [after taking off in a Viper from the Galactica] Well, how did you like that?
Jamie Hamilton: Don’t bother me, I’m praying..

Lt. Dillon: I wonder if they’d let me take over the controls for awhile?
Capt. Troy: I wouldn’t even let you.

Lt. Starbuck: Angela, what did you mean by “Judgement Day”? Who is going to be judging me?
Angela: We all judge ourselves, Starbuck.
Lt. Starbuck: I hope so, because I plan on being very easy on myself in certain categories.

Lt. Starbuck: She is going to bear another human life.
Cy: I am rapidly being surrounded.

Cy: I may not find your incessant talk fascinating, but at least I don’t walk off.
Lt. Starbuck: Did you say something, Cy?
Cy: [sarcastically] No, of course not. What could I possibly say to you? I’m nothing but a machine.

Commander Adama: [to himself] Goodbye, Starbuck. I love you. We all love you.



Galacica 1980 Trivia

Lorne Greene (Adama) and Herbert Jefferson Jr. (Boomer) are the only regular cast members from the original Battlestar Galactica (1978) to appear in this sequel series. As a last ditch effort to raise ratings, the producers brought back Dirk Benedict as Starbuck for one episode.

At the end of several episodes a message appeared on the screen that said: “The United States Air Force stopped investigating UFOs in 1969. After 22 years they found no evidence of extra-terrestrially visits and no threat to national security.”

Capt. Troy was the same character as Boxey (Apollo’s adopted son) from the original Battlestar Galactica (1978), twenty years later.

Humanoid Cylons were first seen on Galactica 1980 not the (2003) reimaging of the Battlestar Galactica series produced Ronald D. Moore and David Eick.

Galacticans have no fingerprints – as revealed by the arrest of Troy and Dillon.

Before her job at United Broadcasting – Jamie Hamilton worked in Reno.

Commander Xavier time travelled back to 1944 Nazi Germany’s town of Peenemunde to assist in the V2 development. He arrived there shortly before D-day, possibly in late-May 1944.

The Nazi General Jodl was portrayed examining the V2 test in 1944. The ‘real’ General Jodl later signed the Nazi surrender to the Allies, thus ending the European part of WWII.

Troy, Dillon and Jamie Hamilton rescued a group of Jews in Germany – en-route to concentration camps – during the initial hours of the D-Day landings.

During the attack on the Gemeni freighter (aka the schooling ship) one of the Cylon attack craft is actually the newer-advanced ship design used in the later episode, “Night the Cylons Landed”. The scene featuring the attack sequence is used twice from one angle and then reversed in another angle. It last about 4 seconds each time.

According to the doctor treating the sick Galactica scouts, the kids had different blood cells to Earth humans.

At the end of several episodes a message appeared on the screen that said: “The United States Air Force stopped investigating UFOs in 1969. After 22 years they found no evidence of extra-terrestrially visits and no threat to national security.”

Before flying to the Galactica – Jamie Hamilton thought Troy and Dillon were terrorists, drug runners, and while in space – she thought they were super-NASA or super-CIA people.



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