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Star Trek: The Next Generation

"First Contact"

A first-contact mission puts Riker in an alien hospital, leaving Picard to convince the planet's leaders that the Enterprise poses no threat.  (Repeat)

Sat 7/4 8:00 PM  BBCA
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-PG
Fantasy, Action Adventure, Science Fiction, Sci-Fi and Fantasy

Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, Levar Burton, Michael Dorn, Gates Mcfadden, Marina Sirtis, Brent Spiner, Bebe Neuwirth (Guest Star), George Coe (Guest Star), Carolyn Seymour (Guest Star), Michael Ensign (Guest Star), George Hearn (Guest Star), Steven Anderson (Guest Star), Sachi Parker (Guest Star)

Gene Roddenberry (Executive Producer), Rick Berman (Executive Producer), Joe Menosky (Writer), Ronald d. Moore (Writer), Michael Piller (Writer), Cliff Bole (Director)

01:00 PM
"The Price"  Troi falls for a handsome delegate who uses underhanded tactics in negotiations.  (Repeat) BBCA
02:00 PM
"The Vengeance Factor"  Picard offers to mediate a dispute between a peaceful society and a renegade clan that steals to live.  (Repeat) BBCA
03:00 PM
"The Defector"  A Romulan defector leads the Enterprise into a confrontation that could erupt into war.  (Repeat) BBCA
04:00 PM
"The Hunted"  A prison escapee claims he is a soldier brainwashed by his government to kill.  (Repeat) BBCA
05:00 PM
"The High Ground"  A radical takes Crusher hostage to treat his injured comrades; guest Kerrie Keane.  (Repeat) BBCA
06:00 PM
"Deja Q"  Picard's nemesis, Q, claiming to have lost his powers, appears on the Enterprise; guest Corbin Bernsen.  (Repeat) BBCA
07:00 PM
"A Matter of Perspective"  A widow accuses Riker of seducing her and killing her husband, a respected scientist.  (Repeat) BBCA
08:00 PM
"Yesterday's Enterprise"  An Enterprise from the past breaks through a time rift, altering the course of history; guest Denise Crosby.  (Repeat) BBCA
09:00 PM
"The Offspring"  An admiral wants to remove Data's creation, a female android, from the Enterprise.  (Repeat) BBCA
10:00 PM
"Sins of the Father"  Worf and his brother Kurn defend their family honor when the Klingon high council accuses their late father of treason.  (Repeat) BBCA
Star Trek: The Next Generation

Featuring a bigger and better USS Enterprise, this series is set 78 years after the original series -- in the 24th century. Instead of Capt. James Kirk, a less volatile and more mature Capt. Jean-Luc Picard heads the crew of various humans and alien creatures in their adventures in space -- the final frontier.

Current cast
Patrick Stewart as Capt. Jean-Luc Picard
Jonathan Frakes as Cdr. William Riker
Brent Spiner as Lt. Cmdr. Data
Levar Burton as Lt. Geordi La Forge
Michael Dorn as Lt. Worf
Gates Mcfadden as Dr. Beverly Crusher
Marina Sirtis as Counselor Deanna Troi
Wil Wheaton as Wesley Crusher
Denise Crosby as Lt. Tasha Yar
Diana Muldaur as Dr. Katherine ``Kate'' Pulaski

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.