• Network: ABC
  • Series Premiere Date: Sep 17, 1978
Season #: 1, 2, 4
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Summary: Opening Narration: (Used on the video version of "Saga of a Star World") "There are those who believe... that life here... began out there. Far across the universe. With tribes of humans... who may have been the forefathers of the Egyptians... or the Toltecs... or the Mayans... that they may have been the architects of the Great Pyramids... or the lost civilizations of Lemuria... or Atlantis... Some believe that there may yet be brothers of man... who even now fight to survive... far, far away amongst the stars..." -- read by Patrick Macnee. Alternate Narration: (TV Version of "Saga of a Star World") "There are those who believe... that life here... began out there. Far across the universe. With tribes of humans... who may have been the forefathers of the Egyptians... or the Toltecs... or the Mayans... that they may have been the architects of the Great Pyramids... or the lost civilizations of Lemuria... or Atlantis... Some believe that there may yet be brothers of man... who even now fight to survive... somewhere beyond the heavens" -- read by Patrick Macnee. Short Narration: (Episodes 4-11, 19, 23-24) "There are those who believe... that life here... began out there. Far across the universe. With tribes of humans... who may have been the forefathers of the Egyptians... or the Toltecs... or the Mayans... Some believe that there may yet be brothers of man... who even now fight to survive... somewhere beyond the heavens" -- read by Patrick Macnee. Closing Narration: (Episodes 3-24) "Fleeing from the Cylon Tyranny, the last Battlestar, Galactica, leads a rag-tag fugitive fleet on a lonely quest. A shining planet, known as Earth" -- read by Lorne Greene.

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Network: ABC
Genre(s): Drama, Action & Adventure, Science Fiction
Seasons: 1, 2, 4
Cast Credit
Richard Hatch Captain Apollo
Lorne Greene Commander Adama
John Colicos Baltar
Dirk Benedict Lieutenant Starbuck
Herbert Jefferson Jr. Boomer
Tony Swartz Jolly
Laurette Spang Cassiopeia
Maren Jensen Athena
Noah Hathaway Boxey
Anne Lockhart Lt. Sheba
Terry Carter Col. Tigh
Patrick Macnee Voice (Uncredited)
Dick Durock Imperious Leader