While visiting an outlying planet, Simon and River are kidnapped by local villagers in need of a doctor. Meanwhile, the rest of the crew are forced to seek medical help from an unlikely source when one of their own is shot. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode marks the television debut of a young Zac Efron
, appearing as an adolescent Simon Tam in the flashback sequences. See more
Next time we smuggle stock, let's make it somethin' smaller.
Yeah, we should start dealing in those black market beagles.
The Ballad of Serenity
Written by Joss Whedon
Performed by Sonny Rhodes See more