The Highlander A-Z

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SAVING GRACE
Grace Chandel has worked for the betterment of mankind as a midwife, doctor, and scientist over the centuries. Her one weakness is another Immortal, Carlo Sendaro, a former lover who is obsessed with her and refuses to let her go. He slays Grace's current lover and, when she refuses to run off with him, frames her for the killing. She turns to her old friend Duncan MacLeod for help.

Production Notes
bulletProduction number: 92120-17
bulletOriginal US airdate: 15th March, 1993
bulletWritten by: Elizabeth Baxter & Martin Broussellet (story), Elizabeth Baxter (teleplay)
bulletDirected by: Ray Austin
bulletGuest Cast: Julia Stemberger (Grace Chandel), Georges Corraface (Carlos Sendaro), Werner Stocker (Darius); Hugues Leforestier (Inspector Lebrun), Bruce Myers (Paul Warren)

Flashbacks
bullet1660, France
Mac meets Grace for the first time. He's travelling through Europe, and she's delivering a baby.
bullet1840, Paris, France
Mac sees off Grace and Carlos to the Amazon from Paris.

Other Immortals
bulletDarius
bulletGrace Chandel
bulletCarlos Sendaro

Trivia
bulletGeorges Corraface is possibly best known as Christopher Columbus in Christopher Columbus: The Discovery, opposite Marlon Brando and Tom Selleck. Visit his official Web site here.
bulletJulia Stemberger is an Austrian actress who also appeared in an episode of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles.

Verdict
An interesting episode, with some good performances from the principal cast. B

 


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Seacouver episodes
A1: The Gathering (C+)
A2: Family Tree (C+)
A3: The Road Not Taken (B-)
A4: Innocent Man (B)
A5: Free Fall (D+)
A6: Bad Day in Building A (C-)
A7: Mountain Men (C+)
A8: Deadly Medicine (C)
A9: The Sea Witch (B-)
A10: Revenge is Sweet (C)
A11: See No Evil (C-)
A12: Eyewitness (C+)
A13: Band of Brothers (A-)

Paris episodes
A14: For Evil's Sake (C+)
A15: For Tomorrow We Die (B)
A16: The Beast Below (C+)
A17: Saving Grace (B)
A18: The Lady and the Tiger (C+)
A19: Eye of the Beholder (B+)
A20: Avenging Angel (A-)
A21: Nowhere to Run (B-)
A22: The Hunters (B+)


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