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Star trek: Deep Space Nine 2.21b - The wire

Stardate 47849.8
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Garak (Andrew Robinson), the only Cardassian left on DS9, is stricken with a mystery illness which Doctor Bashir (Siddig el Fadil) must attempt to cure. Before he can assist with Garak's condition, however, the Doctor must first try to unravel the web of deception that surrounds the Cardassian's life.

Persons of interest

  • Avery Brooks .... Commander Benjamin Lafayette Sisko
  • René Auberjonois .... Constable Odo
  • Siddig el Fadil .... Doctor Julian Bashir
  • Terry Farrell .... Lieutenant Jadzia Dax
  • Cirroc Lofton .... Jake Sisko
  • Colm Meaney .... Chief O'Brien
  • Armin Shimerman .... Quark
  • Nana Visitor .... Major Kira Nerys
  • Majel Barrett .... Starfleet computer voice
  • Andrew Robinson .... Garak
  • Paul Dooley .... Enabran Tain
  • Jimmie F Skaggs .... Glinn Boheeka
  • Ann Gillespie .... Nurse Jabara
  • Robert Hewitt Wolfe .... Screenwriter
  • Kim Friedman .... Director

Cinematic intelligence sources

Intelligence analyst

Special Agent Matti

Intelligence report

The best thing about Garak is his talent for obfuscation: you never know where you are with him. That makes this episode painfully frustrating and worth seeing, even with the "Just say no" message and the medicobabble.

Security censorship classification

G

Not for public release in Australia before date

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