Battlestar Galactica (2004 TV series) facts for kids

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Battlestar Galactica
Format Drama
Created by Ronald D. Moore
Starring see below
Opening theme Gayatri by Richard Gibbs
Country of origin United States
United Kingdom
No. of episodes 61 (episodes to date), 10 (webisodes), 1 (TV movie), 7 (prequel webisodes) (List of episodes)
Production
Running time 42 minutes (approximate)
Broadcast
Original channel Sky One
Universal HD
Sci Fi Channel
Original run October 18, 2004 –
March 20, 2009
Other websites
Official website

Battlestar Galactica is an American science fiction television series filmed in Vancouver. It was created by Ronald D. Moore that first aired in a three-hour miniseries in December of 2003 on the Sci Fi Channel.

The series has gained a wide range of critical acclaim. It won a Emmy Award and Saturn Awards.

Cast

Main characters

  • Edward James Olmos — William Adama
  • Mary McDonnell — Laura Roslin
  • Katee Sackhoff — Kara "Starbuck" Thrace
  • Jamie Bamber — Lee "Apollo" Adama
  • James Callis — Dr Gaius Baltar
  • Tricia Helfer — Number Six
  • Grace Park — Number Eight (Sharon "Boomer" Valerii / Sharon "Athena" Agathon)

Supporting characters

  • Michael Hogan — Saul Tigh
  • Aaron Douglas — Galen Tyrol
  • Tahmoh Penikett — Karl "Helo" Agathon
  • Alessandro Juliani — Felix Gaeta
  • Nicki Clyne — Cally Henderson Tyrol (2003-2008)
  • Kandyse McClure — Anastasia "Dee" Dualla
  • Paul Campbell — Billy Keikeya (2003–2006)
  • Michael Trucco — Samuel Anders (2005–present)

Recurring characters

  • Richard Hatch — Tom Zarek (2004–present)
  • Lucy Lawless — Number Three (2005–present)
  • Matthew Bennett — Number Five (2003–present)
  • Callum Keith Rennie — Number Two (2003–present)
  • Dean Stockwell — Number One (2006–present)
  • Lorena Gale — Elosha (2003–2005)
  • Rekha Sharma — Tory Foster (2006–present)
  • Kate Vernon — Ellen Tigh (2004–2007)
  • Donnelly Rhodes — Dr. Cottle (2004–present)
  • Luciana Carro — Louanne "Kat" Katraine (2004–2007)
  • Rick Worthy — Number Four (2005–present)
  • Samuel Witwer — Alex "Crashdown" Quatararo (2004–2005)ru:Звёздный крейсер «Галактика»#Телевизионный сериал (2004—2009)

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