Babylon 5: In the Beginning

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Title: Babylon 5: In the Beginning

Director: Michael Vejar

Release: 1998-01-04

Runtime: 94 Minutes

Plot: Londo Mollari, the Centauri Emperor, recounts the initial contact between the Humans and Minbari, which resulted in a major incident and subsequent war, for an eager pair of youngsters wanting a story about love and conflict.

Cast Crew

    • Bruce Boxleitner

      John J. Sheridan
    • Mira Furlan

    • Richard Biggs

      Stephen Franklin, M.D.
    • Andreas Katsulas

    • Peter Jurasik

      Londo Mollari
    • Theodore Bikel

    • Reiner Schöne

    • Michael O’Hare

      Lt. Cmdr. Jeffrey Sinclair (archive footage)
    • Robin Atkin Downes

    • J. Patrick McCormack

      General Lefcourt
    • Tricia O'Neil

      Earth Alliance President
    • Robin Sachs

    • James Patrick Stuart

      Presidential Aide
    • Jacob Chase

      Luc Deradi
    • Erica Mer

      Lyssa Deradi
    • Jason Ross-Azikiwe

      Captain Sterns
    • Justin Carroll

      Lexington Communications Officer
    • Tim Colceri

      Captain Jankowski
    • Pancho Demmings

      Alpha 7
    • Steven Ford

      Prometheus First Officer
    • Mio R. Jakula

      Ganya Ivanov
    • Nick Jameson

      Minbari Pilot
    • T.J. Kennedy

      General Fontaine
    • Claudia Christian

      Susan Ivanova (uncredited)
    • Michael York

      David 'Arthur' McIntyre (arcive footage, uncredited)
    • Jeffrey Willerth

      Kosh (uncredited)
    • Ardwight Chamberlain

      Kosh / Ulkesh (voice)
    • Mark Rafael Truitt

      Minbari Warrior
    • Don Neudecker (Visual Effects)

      CG Animator
    • Kerry Rossall (Crew)

      Stunt Coordinator
    • Alisa Matlovsky (Directing)

      Second Second Assistant Director
    • Carlos M. Torres (Lighting)

      Best Boy Electric
    • Susan Corbin (Production)

      Associate Producer
    • Skip Beaudine (Production)

      Unit Production Manager
    • Tom Helmers (Visual Effects)

      CG Animator
    • Harry Hendrickson (Visual Effects)

      CG Animator
    • Mark Garbarino (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Supervisor
    • J. Michael Straczynski (Production)

      Executive Producer
    • Barbara Wilder (Costume & Make-Up)

      Key Hair Stylist
    • Zeke Salas (Sound)

      Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    • Liz Sroka (Sound)

      Sound Re-Recording Mixer
    • Alan Kobayashi (Art)

      Graphic Designer
    • Shant Jordan (Visual Effects)

      Senior Animator
    • Patrick Perez (Visual Effects)

      Senior Animator
    • Kenneth Gilbert (Directing)

      Script Supervisor
    • Carol Henry (Directing)

      Script Coordinator
    • John Iacovelli (Art)

      Production Design
    • Ann Bruice (Costume & Make-Up)

      Costume Design
    • Christopher Franke (Sound)

      Original Music Composer
    • Michael Payne (Sound)

      Sound Supervisor
    • Josh Prikryl (Visual Effects)

      CG Animator
    • Mark Paladini (Production)

    • Mary Jo Slater (Production)

    • Kathie Burr (Editing)

      First Assistant Editor
    • Douglas E. Wise (Directing)

      First Assistant Director
    • Jeffrey R. Whitcher (Sound)

      Sound Effects Editor
    • Peter B. Kowalski (Camera)

      Camera Operator
    • Jeffrey S. Farley (Costume & Make-Up)

      Makeup Supervisor
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An insight as to how it all began. Great action sequences with some dramatic space battles, good strong story and well cast and acted; there is a natural chemistry that exudes from the actors to make their characters believable. I've always admired Babylon 5 as a top ranking SF show and these 'made for TV movies' just add a little extra into the mix filling in the back stories of different events. Well worth watching (y)