Production number: #97608
Original US airdate: 17th November, 1997
Written by: Michael O'Mahony and Sacha Reins
Directed by: Richard Martin
Guest cast: Justina Vail (Katya), Grant Russell (Armando Bapista), Diane Bellego (Elena), Mathew Radford
(William of Godfrey), Godfrey James (Frederick of Godfrey); Rita Ghosn (Mia Baptista), Tobias Raineri (Ramon Castille),
Bernard Chabin (Jose), Franck Boclet (Private Investigator)
When Immortal Katya's adopted daughter is murdered, the courts let the killer walk free. Now Katya's an avenging
angel, determined to see justice done... even if it means crossing Duncan MacLeod.
Read full episode synopsis (at Jinnafore's site).
1958, Buenos Aries, Argentina: Katya encounters her future adopted daughter, Elena, for the
first time. Elena is six years old, and one of millions starving in the South American country.
1996, Buenos Aries, Argentina: Katya returns home to discover that Armando Bapista has shot Elena, who dies
en route to the hospital. In a later flashback we see the background events that were the root cause of Elena's
1362, England: Witness Katya's first death, when she is accused and burned as a witch.
+ All three flashbacks involve Katya - none feature Duncan at all.
A good, solid story with a satisfactory resolution. It's nice to see 'evil' mortals being painted
as more than just black, black, black. B-
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