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Season 1, Episode 16
Airdate March 21, 1997
Production Number 4C16
Written by Robert Moresco
Directed by Roderick J. Pridy
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Covenant is the sixteenth episode of the first season of Millennium.

Starring: Lance Henriksen (Frank Black), Megan Gallagher (Catherine Black)

Brittany Tiplady (Jordan Black)

Guest Starring: John Finn (William Garry), Michael O'Neill (County Prosecutor Calvin Smith), Sarah Koskoff (Didi Higgens), Jay Underwood (Michael Slattery), Steve Bacic (Deputy Kevin Reilly)

Co-Starring: Don MacKay (Jack Meredith), Nicole Oliver (Dr. Alice Steele), Colleen Winton (Mrs. Garry), Tyler Thompson (William Garry, Jr.), George Gordon (Judge Francis Maher), Karen Elizabeth Austin (Mrs. Anderson), David Abbott (Mr. Anderson), Norman Armour (Medical Examiner), Noah Heney (Charles Horvath)

Uncredited: Nickol Tschenscher (Mary Garry), Cody Shaer (Gabriel Garry)


Plot Overview

Frank is called in to develop a behavioural profile on a former county sheriff who confessed to the murder of his family to convince a jury to give him the death penalty. However, after studying both the evidence and the man, Frank comes to the conclusion that someone else committed the murders, a conclusion he persists despite overwhelming pressure.


First Act Quote

"Thou dost frighten me
with dreams and terrify me
by visions."
Job 7:14


  • Ogden, Utah
  • Seattle, Washington


Arc Advancement





The Show

Behind the Scenes

  • The original cut of this episode ran almost an hour and twenty minutes.

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments


  • Frank: You want to tell me why you did it?
William Garry: I thought about it for a long time. I fantasied about it. Do you have a wife and family?
(Frank nods)
William Garry: Oh, you know what I'm talking about.
Frank: No. I don't.