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"Star Trek: Voyager" Caretaker (1995)

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Original Air Date:
16 January 1995 (Season 1, Episode 1)
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While pursuing the trail of Maquis rebels, a newly commissioned Starfleet ship gets pulled to the far side of the galaxy. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

 (Episode Cast) (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Kate Mulgrew ... Captain Kathryn Janeway

Robert Beltran ... Chakotay

Roxann Dawson ... B'Elanna Torres (as Roxann Biggs-Dawson)

Jennifer Lien ... Kes

Robert Duncan McNeill ... Tom Paris

Ethan Phillips ... Neelix

Robert Picardo ... The Doctor

Tim Russ ... Tuvok

Garrett Wang ... Harry Kim
Basil Langton ... The Caretaker

Gavan O'Herlihy ... Maje Jabin

Scott Jaeck ... Lt. Commander Cavit

Angela Paton ... Aunt Adah

Armin Shimerman ... Quark

Alicia Coppola ... Lieutenant Stadi

Bruce French ... Ocampan Doctor

Jennifer Parsons ... Ocampan Nurse
David Selburg ... Toscat

Jeff McCarthy ... Human Doctor
Stan Ivar ... Mark Johnson

Scott MacDonald ... Rollins

Josh Clark ... Carey

Richard Poe ... Gul Evek
Keely Sims ... Farmer's Daughter
Eric David Johnson ... Daggin

Majel Barrett ... Voyager Computer (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Coleman McClary ... Crewman / starfleet
Ryan Black ... Officer (uncredited)
Margaret Blanchard ... Ocampa (uncredited)

Randall Bosley ... Ocampa (uncredited)

Cullen G. Chambers ... Ocampa (uncredited)

Paul Terrell Clayton ... Andrews (uncredited)
Tracee Cocco ... Kobheerian (uncredited)
Mitchell R. Danton ... Ocampa (uncredited)
Tarik Ergin ... Lieutenant Ayala (uncredited)

Pablo Espinosa ... Ocampa (uncredited)
Susan Henley ... Ensign Brooks (uncredited)

Kerry Hoyt ... Crewman Fitzpatrick (uncredited)
David B. Levinson ... Broik (uncredited)
Dennis Madalone ... Operations Division Officer (uncredited)
Jerry L. Quinn ... Starfleet Officer / Kazon-Ogla (uncredited)

J. Suzanne Rampe ... Kazon Ogla / Ocampa (uncredited)

Mark Allen Shepherd ... Morn (uncredited)

Lou Slaughter ... Ocampa (uncredited)
Simon Stotler ... Starfleet Ensign (uncredited)
John Alex Tampoya ... Kashimuro Nozawa (uncredited)
Eric Whitmore ... Ocampa (uncredited)

Peter Wick ... Ocampa (uncredited)
Helen Wilson ... Caretaker (voice) (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Winrich Kolbe 
 
Writing credits
Gene Roddenberry (based upon "Star Trek" created by)

Rick Berman (created by) &
Michael Piller (created by) &
Jeri Taylor (created by)

Michael Piller (teleplay by) &
Jeri Taylor (teleplay by)

Rick Berman (story by) &
Michael Piller (story by) &
Jeri Taylor (story by)

Produced by
Rick Berman .... executive producer
Merri D. Howard .... producer (as Merri Howard)
Peter Lauritson .... producer
David Livingston .... supervising producer
Wendy Neuss .... co-producer
Michael Piller .... executive producer
Jeri Taylor .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Jay Chattaway 
 
Cinematography by
Marvin V. Rush (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Daryl Baskin 
John Farrell  (as J.P. Farrell)
 
Casting by
Nan Dutton 
Kathryn Eisenstein  (as Kathryn S. Eisenstein)
Junie Lowry-Johnson 
Ron Surma 
 
Production Design by
Richard D. James 
 
Art Direction by
Andrew Neskoromny 
 
Set Decoration by
Jim Mees 
 
Costume Design by
Robert Blackman 
 
Makeup Department
Karen Asano-Myers .... hair stylist (first 3 seasons)
Tina Hoffman .... makeup artist
Shawn McKay .... hair stylist
Patricia Miller .... hair stylist
Greg Nelson .... makeup artist
Josée Normand .... hair designer
Mark Shostrom .... makeup artist
Michael Westmore .... makeup designer and supervisor
Scott Wheeler .... key makeup artist
Erwin H. Kupitz .... wig designer (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Dawn Velazquez .... post-production supervisor
Brad Yacobian .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Michael DeMeritt .... second second assistant director
Jerry Fleck .... first assistant director
Arlene Fukai .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Adolfo Castanon .... greensman
John Chichester .... set designer
Louise Dorton .... set designer
Wendy Drapanas .... scenic artist
Jim Magdaleno .... scenic artist
Jim Martin .... illustrator
Michael Okuda .... scenic art supervisor
Charles Peter Russo .... assistant property master (as Charles Russo)
Alan Sims .... property master
Al Smutko .... construction coordinator
Gary Speckman .... set designer
Rick Sternbach .... senior illustrator
Fred Apolito .... propmaker (uncredited)
Daren Dochterman .... illustrator (uncredited)
Ed Miarecki .... props (uncredited)
Michael W. Moore .... prop maker (uncredited)
Michael W. Moore .... props (uncredited)
Tony Sears .... art department assistant (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Ruth Adelman .... sound editor
Alan Bernard .... sound mixer
Doug Davey .... re-recording mixer
Alfred T. Ferrante .... adr mixer
Jeff Gersh .... sound editor
Chris Haire .... re-recording mixer
Richard L. Morrison .... re-recording mixer (as Richard Morrison)
Suraj Pillai .... dialogue editor
Miguel Rivera .... sound editor
Masanobu 'Tomi' Tomita .... sound editor (as Masanobu Tomita)
Bill Wistrom .... supervising sound editor
James Wolvington .... supervising sound effects editor (as Jim Wolvington)
Daryl Lathrop .... adr recordist (uncredited)
Chris Trent .... foley mixer (uncredited)
Jerry Trent .... foley artist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Jeffrey Baxter .... special effects
Dick Brownfield .... special effects
John Palmer .... special effects project supervisor: WonderWorks
 
Visual Effects by
Eric Alba .... visual effects assistant (as Frederick G. Alba)
Eric Alba .... visual effects associate (as Frederick G. Alba)
Michael Backauskas .... visual effects coordinator
Philip Barberio .... visual effects coordinator
Joe Bauer .... visual effects coordinator
Eric Chauvin .... matte paintings
Arthur J. Codron .... visual effects assistant editor
Dan Curry .... visual effects producer
Anthony Doublin .... miniatures (as Tony Doublin)
Eric Guaglione .... animation supervisor: SBS
Tony Meininger .... miniatures
Donald Pennington .... miniatures (as Don Pennington)
Domi Piturro .... supervisor 3D modeling and scanning
David Stipes .... visual effects supervisor
Edward L. Williams .... visual effects coordinator
Jeffrey Baxter .... digital artist (uncredited)
Jeffrey Baxter .... digital compositor (uncredited)
Joshua Cushner .... motion control camera (uncredited)
Jim Davidson .... additional miniatures (uncredited)
Ted Fay .... 2D animation supervisor (uncredited)
Don Greenberg .... visual effects compositing editor (uncredited)
John F. Gross .... computer graphics supervisor (uncredited)
Adam Howard .... visual effects animator (uncredited)
Stephen Lebed .... motion control operator (uncredited)
Don Lee .... digital colorist and compositor (uncredited)
Glen David Miller .... digital artist (uncredited)
Brick Price .... visual effects: miniatures (uncredited)
Scott Rader .... visual effects compositing editor (uncredited)
Barry Safley .... digital effects artist: VisionArt (uncredited)
Chris B. Schnitzer .... motion control technician (uncredited)
Robert Stromberg .... matte artist (uncredited)
Mark Wendell .... visual effects: titles (uncredited)
Joe White .... visual effects (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Dennis Madalone .... stunt coordinator
Gregory J. Barnett .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Patric J. Abaravich .... electrician
Ben Betts .... video playback operator
Joe Chess .... camera operator
Robert Eyslee .... best boy electric
Larry Markart .... video playback operator
Denise Okuda .... video coordinator
William L. Peets .... chief lighting technician (as Bill Peets)
Robert Sordal .... first company grip (as Bob Sordal)
Rick Lamb .... assistant camera (uncredited)
Maricella Ramirez .... key first assistant camera (uncredited)
 
Animation Department
John F.K. Parenteau .... computer animator
Joshua D. Rose .... computer animator
 
Casting Department
Nan Dutton .... original casting
Libby Goldstein .... casting assistant
Helen Mossler .... casting executive
John Leamer .... casting associate (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Camille Argus .... key costumer
Marilyn Basaker .... First hand
Matthew A. Hoffman .... key costumer (as Matt Hoffman)
Carol Kunz .... wardrobe supervisor
Tom Siegel .... key costumer
Jamie Thomas .... key costumer
 
Editorial Department
Lisa De Moraes .... assistant editor
Cheryl Gluckstern .... post-production coordinator
 
Location Management
Lisa White .... location manager
 
Music Department
Jerry Goldsmith .... composer: theme music
Norman Ludwin .... musician
Gerry Sackman .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Stewart Satterfield .... transportation captain
Stewart Satterfield .... transportation coordinator
 
Other crew
André Bormanis .... science consultant
Zayra Cabot .... production associate
Dan Curry .... title designer
Lolita Fatjo .... pre-production coordinator
Kristine Fernandez .... production associate (as Kristine Fernandes)
Kim Fitzgerald .... production associate
Cosmo Genovese .... script supervisor
Andrzej Kozlowski .... production assistant
Denise Okuda .... video coordinator
Michael Okuda .... technical advisor
Diane Overdiek .... production coordinator
Liz Radley .... video consultant (as Elizabeth Radley)
David Rossi .... production associate
Rick Sternbach .... technical advisor
Rick Sternbach .... technical consultant
Michael Piller .... showrunner (uncredited)
Jeri Taylor .... showrunner (uncredited)
 

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Rick Berman  creator
Michael Piller  creator
Jeri Taylor  creator

Makeup Department
Allan A. Apone .... makeup artist
Adam Brandy .... staff makeup artist (2000)
Michael Burnett .... makeup artist
Monique DeSart .... hair stylist (as Monique De Sart)
Cynthia Hernandez .... makeup artist
Margie Kaklamanos .... special makeup effects artist (as Margie Latinopoulos)
Michael Key .... makeup artist
Heather Koontz .... makeup artist
Barry R. Koper .... makeup artist
Ani Plotkin-Maloney .... makeup artist (as Ani Plotkin)
Alex Proctor .... makeup artist
Kathleen Szopa .... makeup artist (as Kathleen Sandoval)
Jennifer Turchi Nigh .... makeup artist (as Jennifer Turchi)
R. Stephen Weber .... makeup artist (as Steve Weber)
Derik Wingo .... special makeup effects artist
Jake Garber .... special makeup effects artist (uncredited)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Hans Berggren .... trainee assistant director
Doug Corring .... second assistant director: second unit
Craig Harris .... trainee assistant director
Jeani Harris-Olivieri .... dga trainee (as Jeani Harris)
Michelle Jaeger .... dga trainee
Dinah LeHoven .... second second assistant director
Jodie Thomas .... dga trainee
David Trotti .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Lloyd A. Buswell .... construction gang boss
Dragon Dronet .... props
 
Sound Department
John Agalsoff Jr. .... boom operator
Marty Church .... foley mixer
Wilson Dyer .... sound editor
Chris Elam .... sound recordist
Dennis Petersen .... sound recordist
Dean St. John .... adr mixer (seasons 4-7)
 
Special Effects by
Thomas D. Bacho Jr. .... special effects technician
Andy Clement .... animatronic baby effects
Edward J. Franklin .... special effects crew
Alan McFarland .... Borg suit and space suit electronics
 
Visual Effects by
Dave Adams .... visual effects animator
John Allardice .... digital effects supervisor
Laura Barbera .... digital artist
Laura Barbera .... visual effects animator
Victor Bornia .... digital effects artist (final episode)
Grant Boucher .... CGI supervisor
Danny Braet .... visual effects: EdenFX
John Campuzano .... tape operator
Steve Carpenter .... digital artist
Elizabeth Castro .... visual effects assistant editor (1995-1997) (visual effects coordinator) (1997-)
John 'JD' Daniel .... digital artist
Brandon Davis .... digital effects artist
Jarrod Davis .... digital artist (final episode)
Leif Einarsson .... computer graphics lead animator: Digital Magic
Brian Fisher .... digital effects artist
John Grower .... animation supervisor: main titles
John Grower .... effects supervisor: main titles
Sherry Hitch .... digital compositor
Russell Isler .... visual effects: final episode
Bruce Jones .... visual effects producer
Michael Kaelin .... compositor
Mark Kochinski .... 3D artist
Errol Lanier .... digital modeler (season 6, episode "Dragon's Teeth")
Mike Leben .... motion control operator
Adam 'Mojo' Lebowitz .... computer graphics animation supervisor
Rodney J. McFall .... digital compositor
David R. Morton .... digital artist/digital effects supervisor (1998-2000)
Jose Perez .... visual effects
Kevin Quattro .... digital artist
Jim Rider .... motion control cameraman
Steven Joseph Rogers .... digital artist
Sean M. Scott .... visual effects (season 7)
Emile Edwin Smith .... CG supervisor
Lee Stringer .... visual effects animator
Claudia Sumner .... visual effects producer: Foundation Imaging
Ka Yaw Tan .... visual effects
Erik Tiemens .... storyboard artist: main title
Aristomenis Tsirbas .... digital artist
Kelly Wilcox .... animation supervisor: Equinox creatures
Lance Wilhoite .... visual effects producer
Bob Williamson .... digital compositor
Tommy Williamson .... visual effects supervisor (as Tom Williamson)
Larry Younger .... assistant compositor
Jamie Baxter .... lead artist workforce pt 1&2: Digital Firepower (uncredited)
Bethany Berndt-Shackelford .... digital artist (uncredited)
Mike Donahue .... system engineer (uncredited)
Pierre Drolet .... digital artist: Foundation Imaging (uncredited)
Edward Helmers .... visual effects animator (uncredited)
Tom Helmers .... visual effects animator (uncredited)
Gregory Jein .... model constructor (uncredited)
Koji Kuramura .... digital artist: Foundation Imaging (uncredited)
David B. Mooy .... digital modeler (uncredited)
Michael Stetson .... visual effects animator: Foundation Imaging (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Elle Alexander .... stunts
Chuck Borden .... stunts
Stephen R. Hudis .... utility stunts
Hubie Kerns Jr. .... stunts
Lane Leavitt .... stunts
Scott Leva .... stunts
Johnny Martin .... stunts (8 episodes)
Tom Morga .... stunt double
Rick Sawaya .... stunt double
Paul E. Short .... stunts
Lou Simon .... utility stunts
Tim Sitarz .... stunts
Monica Staggs .... stunt double: Jeri Ryan
Gary Ray Stearns .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Tom Bookout .... first company grip
Brian S. Cooper .... rigging gaffer
Sean Fairburn .... camera operator
Peter B. Kowalski .... camera operator
Wren Maloney .... still photographer
Paul McCallum .... additional still photographer (1998)
 
Animation Department
Daniel Ritchie .... animator
 
Casting Department
Mark Scott .... casting associate (1998-1999)
Chadwick Struck .... casting assistant
Chadwick Struck .... casting associate
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Brian Cotton .... costumer
 
Editorial Department
Paul Villasenor .... assistant editor (1997-1999)
 
Music Department
Tim Boyle .... score mixer
John Rodd .... orchestral scoring recordist
John Rotondi .... scoring engineer: Y4
Gregory Darryl Smith .... orchestrator (pilot episode) (as Gregory Smith)
 
Other crew
James Bethea .... executive in charge: UPN
Brent Burpee .... systems engineer
Trisha Burton .... hand double: "Captain Janeway"
Allen Fogderude .... promotion manager
Dylan Morss .... production assistant (seasons 3-4)
Jen Pray .... production assistant (season 6)
Karen Ragan-George .... assistant to producer (as Karen Ragan)
Lenore Sena .... first assistant accountant
 
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Trivia:
After TNG: "Birthright, Part I", this is the second and final appearance of Deep Space 9 outside of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: At the start of the series the crew is seen using phaser and tricorder models from The Next Generation, however the models for these change to the First Contact designs later in the series. If the ship is lost in the Delta Quadrant with no way of contacting Starfleet, these updated models would not be available.See more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Chakotay:Damage report!
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Movie Connections:
Referenced in Traceroute (2016)See more »
Soundtrack:
Star Trek: Voyager - Main TitleSee more »

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3 out of 29 people found the following review useful.
OK... Could have been better..., 3 January 2001
Author: Asteri-Atypical from Orlando, FL

Nice concept. Oversimplified. Good characters.

It was OK but didn't live up to the Trek legend.

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