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Pilot (Season 1, Episode 1)
TV Episode | 90 min | Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

In a San Francisco basement, physics post-graduate student Quinn Mallory has found a way to create portals to parallel universes. Inviting his physics professor Maximillian Arturo and his computer store colleague Wade Wells for a trip, a ...See moreIn a San Francisco basement, physics post-graduate student Quinn Mallory has found a way to create portals to parallel universes. Inviting his physics professor Maximillian Arturo and his computer store colleague Wade Wells for a trip, a series of mishaps ropes in passing singer Rembrandt Brown and takes the Sliders off their planned route. Upon discovering a frozen world and one where Russia rules America, the quartet begins to doubt that they will be able to return to their own world anytime soon... Written by kevin galea See less
Writers
Tracy Tormé (screenplay) (story) | Robert K. Weiss (story)
Cinematographer
Glen MacPherson (as Glenn MacPherson)
Production Designer
Stephen Geaghan (as Steve Geaghan)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 22, 1995

Release date
Mar 22, 1995 (United States)

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26 cast members
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Jerry O'Connell
Quinn Mallory Quinn Mallory   See fewer
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Sabrina Lloyd
Wade Welles Wade Welles   See fewer
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Cleavant Derricks
Rembrandt 'Crying Man' Brown Rembrandt 'Crying Man' Brown   See fewer
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John Rhys-Davies
Prof. Maximilian Arturo Prof. Maximilian Arturo   See fewer
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Linda Henning
Mrs. Mallory Mrs. Mallory   See fewer
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Joseph Wapner
Commissar Joseph A. Wapner (as Joseph A. Wapner) Commissar Joseph A. Wapner (as Joseph A. Wapner)   See fewer
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Doug Llewelyn
Comrade Llewelyn Comrade Llewelyn   See fewer
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Roger Cross
Wilkins (as Roger R. Cross) Wilkins (as Roger R. Cross)   See fewer
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Frank C. Turner
Crazy Kenny / Senator Candidate Crazy Kenny / Senator Candidate   See fewer
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Gary Jones
Michael Hurley Michael Hurley   See fewer
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John Novak
Ross J. Kelly / Interrogator Ross J. Kelly / Interrogator   See fewer
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Don MacKay
Artie Feld Artie Feld   See fewer
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Alex Bruhanski
Pavel Kurlienko Pavel Kurlienko   See fewer
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Jay Brazeau
KGB Colonel KGB Colonel   See fewer
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Andrew Kavadas
Hot Dog Vendor Hot Dog Vendor   See fewer
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Sook-Yin Lee
Pat (as Sook Yin Lee) Pat (as Sook Yin Lee)   See fewer
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Wayne Cox
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Raoul Ganeev
Lt. Karpow the Sentry (as Raoul Ganee) Lt. Karpow the Sentry (as Raoul Ganee)   See fewer
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Tom Butler
Michael Mallory Michael Mallory   See fewer
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Rusty Burrell
Officer Burrell (uncredited) Officer Burrell (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jim Byrnes
TV Announcer (uncredited) TV Announcer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jason Gaffney
Conrad Bennish Jr. (uncredited) Conrad Bennish Jr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Musser
Jake (uncredited) Jake (uncredited)   See fewer
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Harry Shearer
Radio DJ (voice) (uncredited) Radio DJ (voice) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8.2 / 10 | 1,197 votes