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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

The Visitor (Season 4, Episode 2)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 45 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Melanie, an aspiring writer, wants to know why Jake Sisko stopped writing at 40. Jake tells how his father died in an accident and then suddenly reappeared.
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Writers
Gene Roddenberry (based upon "Star Trek" created by) | Rick Berman (created by) | Michael Piller (created by) | Michael Taylor
Cinematographer
Production Designer
Herman F. Zimmerman (as Herman Zimmerman)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 9, 1995

Release date
Oct 9, 1995 (United States)

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Cast

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26 cast members
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Avery Brooks
Captain Sisko Captain Sisko   See fewer
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Michael Dorn
Lt. Commander Worf Lt. Commander Worf   See fewer
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Terry Farrell
Lt. Commander Dax Lt. Commander Dax   See fewer
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Cirroc Lofton
Jake Sisko Jake Sisko   See fewer
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Colm Meaney
Chief O'Brien Chief O'Brien   See fewer
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Alexander Siddig
Doctor Bashir Doctor Bashir   See fewer
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Nana Visitor
Major Kira Major Kira   See fewer
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Tony Todd
Adult Jake Sisko Adult Jake Sisko   See fewer
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Galyn Görg
Korena Korena   See fewer
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Rachel Robinson
Melanie Melanie   See fewer
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Majel Barrett
Computer Voice (voice) Computer Voice (voice)   See fewer
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Patrick Barnitt
Bajoran Officer (uncredited) Bajoran Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Scott Barry
Bajoran officer (uncredited) Bajoran officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ivor Bartels
Starfleet security officer (uncredited) Starfleet security officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Brian Demonbreun
Starfleet command officer (uncredited) Starfleet command officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kathleen Demor
Starfleet security officer (uncredited) Starfleet security officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Randy James
Lt. Jones (uncredited) Lt. Jones (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sarah Krasner
Bajoran (uncredited) Bajoran (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Lentry
Starfleet command officer (uncredited) Starfleet command officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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David B. Levinson
Broik (uncredited) Broik (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Minor
Starfleet operations officer (uncredited) Starfleet operations officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mary Newport
Bolian Woman (uncredited) Bolian Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Mark Allen Shepherd
Morn (uncredited) Morn (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

9.2 / 10 | 2,304 votes