Babylon 5

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Babylon 5
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Premiere pilot movie
February 22, 1993
series
January 26, 1994
Finale November 25, 1998
Creator J. Michael Straczynski
Network PTEN (seasons 1-2)
Syndication (seasons 3-4)
TNT (season 5)
Style 60-minute sci-fi drama
Company Babylonian Productions
Seasons 5
Episodes 110
Origin USA

"It was the dawn of the third age of Mankind..."

Babylon 5 is a sci-fi drama that aired on PTEN for two seasons before being bounced into syndication when the network was transformed into a syndication service in 1995. When PTEN officially dissolved, the final season was broadcast on TNT.

Contents

Cast

Actor Character Duration
Main Cast
Bruce Boxleitner Captain John Sheridan 2 3 4 5
Mira Furlan Ambassador Delenn 1 2 3 4 5
Richard Biggs Dr. Stephen Franklin 1 2 3 4 5
Claudia Christian Lt. Commander Susan Ivanova 1 2 3 4
Jerry Doyle Security Chief Michael Garibaldi 1 2 3 4 5
Peter Jurasik Ambassador Londo Mollari 1 2 3 4 5
Andreas Katsulas Ambassador G'Kar 1 2 3 4 5
Michael O'Hare Commander Jeffrey Sinclair 1 2 3
Tracy Scoggins Captain Elizabeth Lochley 5
Jason Carter Marcus Cole 3 4
Stephen Furst Vir Cotto 1 2 3 4 5
Bill Mumy Lennier 1 2 3 4 5
Jeff Conaway Zack Allan 2 3 4 5
Patricia Tallman Lyta Alexander 2 3 4 5
Andrea Thompson Talia Winters 1 2
Julie Caitlin Brown Na'Toth 1 5
Mary Kay Adams   2
Robert Rusler Warren Keffer 2
Season numbers in red indicate a recurring or guest role in that season.
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Walter Koenig Alfred Bester 1 2 3 4 5
Ed Wasser Morden 1 2 3 4 5
Ardwight Chaimberlain Ambassador Kosh (voice) 1 2 3 4
Jeffery Willerth Ambassador Kosh (puppeteer) 1 2 3 4
Joshua Cox David Corwin 1 2 3 4 5
William Forward Lord Refa 2 3 4
Damian London "Centauri Regent" 1 3 4 5
John Vickery Neroon 1 2 3 4
Marshall R. Teague Ta'Lon 2 3 5
Denise Gentile Lise Hampton 1 4 5

Seasons

Season Premiere Finale #
PNET
Season One January 26, 1994 October 26, 1994 22
Season Two November 2, 1994 August 15, 1995 22
syndication
Season Three November 6, 1995 October 28, 1996 22
Season Four November 4, 1996 October 27, 1997 22
TNT
Season Five January 21, 1998 November 25, 1998 22

Telefilms

Title Network Airdate
In the Beginning TNT January 4, 1998
Thirdspace TNT July 19, 1998
The River of Souls TNT November 8, 1998
A Call to Arms TNT January 3, 1999
The Legend of the Rangers Sci Fi Channel January 19, 2002
The Lost Tales Direct-to-DVD July 31, 2007

In-Depth

DVD Releases

Title Release Date #
Season Sets
The Complete First Season November 5, 2002 6

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The Complete Second Season June 11, 2002 6

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The Complete Third Season January 7, 2003 6

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The Complete Fourth Season June 10, 2003 6

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The Complete Fifth Season December 9, 2003 6

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Made-for-TV Movies
The Gathering - In the Beginning December 4, 2001 1

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The Movie Collection August 17, 2004 5

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Soundtrack Releases

Title Release Date Music By #
Compilations
Babylon 5 Vol.1 April 11, 1995 Christopher Franke 12
Babylon 5 Vol.2 (Messages from Earth) February 11, 1997 Christopher Franke 8
Best of Babylon 5 September 11, 2001 Christopher Franke 18
Episode Soundtrack
Severed Dreams November 18, 1997 Christopher Franke 6
Late Delivery from Avalon November 18, 1997 Christopher Franke 6
Walkabout November 18, 1997 Christopher Franke 6
Shadow Dancing November 18, 1997 Christopher Franke 6
Z'Ha'Dum November 18, 1997 Christopher Franke 6
Fall of Night April 28, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Interludes and Examinations April 28, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Into the Fire April 28, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
No Surrender, No Retreat April 28, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Face of the Enemy April 28, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
The Ragged Edge April 28, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Chrysalis August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
The Coming Of Shadows August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
War Without End, Part 1 August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
War Without End, Part 2 August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Whatever Happenend to Mr Garibaldi August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
The Long Night August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Lines Of Communication August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Endgame August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Objects At Rest August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
And The Rock Cried Out, No Hiding Place August 25, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Falling Toward February 9, 1999 Christopher Franke 6
Darkness Ascending February 9, 1999 Christopher Franke 6
Sleeping In Light March 23, 1999 Christopher Franke 6
Movie Soundtrack
In the Beginning August 11, 1998 Christopher Franke 6
Thirdspace January 12, 1999 Christopher Franke 5
River of Souls May 18, 1999 Christopher Franke 6

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