On the Rising Star, Three Borellian Nomen on a Blood Hunt are searching for a certain Captain Dimitri. Their prey, an old con artist now calling himself Chameleon, convinces Starbuck there is a chance he might be his long lost father in order to sneak past his pursuers and onto the Galactica.
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Did You Know?
"Special Guest Star" Fred Astaire previously played a con man with a heart of gold five years earlier in the epic disaster film, The Towering Inferno
(1974), and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. See more
In the scene where Chameleon explains to Starbuck that he used the same gambling system when Starbuck was just a baby, a crew member with Fred Astaire's cue cards can be seen on the right side of screen just as the shot ends. See more
Chameleon. I'm Starbuck, and er, this is my conscience, Apollo.
Main Title: Theme from Battlestar Galactica
Composed and Conducted by Stu Phillips
Performed by The Los Angeles Philharmonic See more