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Dollhouse

True Believer (Season 1, Episode 5)
TV-14
TV Episode | 50 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Echo is programed to go under cover as a blind woman at religious cult in Arizona after a corrupt senator recruits Dollhouse to assist the ATF in the breakup of the cult. But with Boyd watching from a distance, he soon learns that the ...See moreEcho is programed to go under cover as a blind woman at religious cult in Arizona after a corrupt senator recruits Dollhouse to assist the ATF in the breakup of the cult. But with Boyd watching from a distance, he soon learns that the Jonas Sparrow cult may be more difficult to handle, and the ATF agent in charge has an ulterior motive... as does Dominic when the situation takes a turn for the worse. Meanwhile, Agent Ballard continues his relentless quest to look for Echo while his neighbor, Mellie, continues to harbor a crush on him. Also, Topher and Dr. Saunders monitor Victor when he begins exhibiting primordial behavior whenever he's around Sierra. Written by Anonymous See less
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Writers
Joss Whedon (created by) | Tim Minear | Tracy Bellomo (staff writer) | Andrew Chambliss (staff writer) & 2 more
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 14, 2009

Release date
Mar 13, 2009 (United States)
Awards
Series awards
5 nominations

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28 cast members
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Eliza Dushku
Echo / Esther Carpenter Echo / Esther Carpenter   See fewer
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Harry Lennix
Boyd Langton Boyd Langton   See fewer
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Fran Kranz
Topher Brink Topher Brink   See fewer
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Tahmoh Penikett
Paul Ballard Paul Ballard   See fewer
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Enver Gjokaj
Victor Victor   See fewer
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Olivia Williams
Adelle DeWitt Adelle DeWitt   See fewer
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Amy Acker
Dr. Claire Saunders Dr. Claire Saunders   See fewer
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Brian Bloom
Jonas Sparrow Jonas Sparrow   See fewer
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Reed Diamond
Laurence Dominic Laurence Dominic   See fewer
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Sam Hennings
Senator Boxbaum Senator Boxbaum   See fewer
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Mark Totty
Agent Lilly Agent Lilly   See fewer
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Aisha Hinds
Loomis Loomis   See fewer
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Brad Hunt
Jesse Dillard Jesse Dillard   See fewer
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John Eddins
Male ATF Agent Male ATF Agent   See fewer
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Ted Garcia
TV Reporter TV Reporter   See fewer
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Chet Grissom
FBI Guy FBI Guy   See fewer
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Blake Kushi
ATF Board Agent ATF Board Agent   See fewer
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Keri Safran
Female ATF Agent Female ATF Agent   See fewer
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Dan Bakkedahl
General Store Proprietor (uncredited) General Store Proprietor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Patrizia Barretto
Dollhouse Staff (uncredited) Dollhouse Staff (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sean Decker
Cult Member (uncredited) Cult Member (uncredited)   See fewer
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Issac Wolf
Dollhouse Staff (uncredited) Dollhouse Staff (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 719 votes