Official 'Flesh and Blood' Info

By Christian
August 29, 2000 - 8:37 PM, the official Star Trek web site, has been updated with some new official info for 'Flesh and Blood', this year's big November telefilm. First of all, here is their synopsis of the episode:

The U.S.S. Voyager answers a distress call from a Hirogen training facility, only to find a holographic environment littered with Hirogen corpses. The holographic technology given to the Hirogen by Captain Janeway for hunting training has been modified to the point where the prey have become the hunters. The holograms have not only become self-aware, but are essentially a new race, seeking refuge from "organic" slavery and brutality. Seeking to liberate one of "their own," the holograms kidnap the Doctor, who soon finds himself torn between his loyalties to Voyager and his holographic brethren.

The list of characters posted at the site also shows the Hirogen focus of this episode:

  • Alpha-Hirogen
  • Beta-Hirogen
  • Donik
  • Iden
  • Hirogen One
  • Hirogen Two
  • Hirogen Three
  • Kejal
  • Weiss

No actor info is yet known for these characters. The story of 'Flesh and Blood, Part One' was written by Jack Monaco and Bryan Fuller & Raf Green, while Fuller also wrote the screenplay. Mike Vejar is directing the episode.

All this info came from's Production News section.

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