Battlestar Galactica (1978)/Murder on the Rising Star

From The TV IV
Jump to: navigation, search
Murder on the Rising Star
Season 1, Episode 18
Airdate February 18, 1979
Production Number 50924
Teleplay by Donald Bellisario and
James Carlson &
Terrence McDonnell
Story by Michael Sloan
Directed by Rod Holcomb
Download Amazon.gif
← 1x17
The Man with Nine Lives
1x19 →
Greetings from Earth (1)
Battlestar Galactica (1978)Season One
Movie_Projector_Icon.gif This article about an episode needs to be expanded with more information.
Please help out by editing it.

Murder on the Rising Star is the eighteenth episode of the first season of Battlestar Galactica.

Starring: Richard Hatch (Captain Apollo), Dirk Benedict (Lieutenant Starbuck)

and Lorne Greene (Commander Adama)

Also Starring: Herbert Jefferson, Jr. (Lieutenant Boomer), John Colicos (Count Baltar), Maren Jensen (Lieutenant Athena), Noah Hathaway (Boxey) (credit only), Laurette Spang (Cassiopeia), Tony Swartz (Flight Sergeant Jolly), Anne Lockhart (Lieutenant Sheba)

and Terry Carter (Colonel Tigh)

Guest Stars: Brock Peters (Chief Opposer Solon), W.K. Stratton (Barton), Ben Frank (Chella / Riftis), Lyman Ward (Pallon / Karibdis), Frank Ashmore (Flight Sgt. Ortega)

Co-Starring: John Dullaghan (Dr. Wilker), Jeff MacKay (CPI Komma), Newell Alexander (Elias), Frank Parker (Zed), Patricia Stich (Zara)

with Ted Noose (Official), Paul LeClair (1st Guard)


Plot Overview


Arc Advancement





The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments