BAND OF BROTHERS
Production number: #92118-13
Original US airdate: 8th February, 1993
Written by: Marie-Chantal Droney
Directed by: Rene Manzor
Guest Cast: Werner Stocker (Darius), James Horan (Grayson);
Earl Pastko (Victor Paulus), Terry Howson (Hoestler), Peter Diamond
Duncan receives a coded message from an old mentor that one of his
mortal protégés is in danger from an ancient, war-mongering Immortal
called Grayson. At the same time, he must kiss goodbye to Tessa and
Richie as they prepare to relocate to Paris.
1815, Battlefield at Waterloo, France: MacLeod
encounters Darius on the battlefield at Waterloo, tended to the
injured using ancient medical knowledge lost to humanity during the
1816, France: Leaves Darius after being unable to completely
renounce violence. He reveals his plans to travel to the New World.
+ This is the first of Werner Stocker's appearances as Darius.
Werner hailed from Bavaria, and tragically died soon after the end
of the first season in Munich.
+ James Horan is one of those genre veterans who pops up all over
the place, especially in the Star Trek universe, where he's
played characters in The Next Generation (two separate
characters), Deep Space Nine, Voyager and
Enterprise. Visit his official Fan Club page
For me, the first stand-out Highlander episode, with
the flashbacks and characters of Darius and Grayson ushering it a
new depth to the series. A-
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