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Episode Title: 'The Council'
Episode Number: 322
Synopsis: "Archer confronts the Xindi Council."
Original Airdate: May 12, 2004Credits
Rerun: September 03, 2004
Written By: Manny Coto
Directed By: David Livingston
- Reportedly commenced production on Wednesday, February 11. (February 14, 2004 - TrekToday)
- Will feature the Sphere Builders, a species who can "interpret different timelines". (February 14, 2004 - TrekToday)
- StarTrek.com summary: "[The episode] has Archer approaching the Xindi Council on their home turf to argue why the two peoples should make peace and the planet-destroying weapon should not be deployed. Meanwhile, T'Pol, Reed, Mayweather and a MACO infiltrate a Sphere in order to gain information about the so-called 'Sphere-Builders', a mission which proves to be far more perilous than expected." (February 27, 2004 - TrekToday)
- Principal photography on "The Council" ran from Thursday, February 12 to Monday, February 23. The episode required several new locations, including sets depicting part of the "Avian Stronghold", where the Xindi Council chamber is located. (February 27, 2004 - TrekToday)