Assignment: Earth

Episode 79

Friday 1 September 2023

A man in a light-coloured suit, Gary Seven, is lying on a gantry looking at the side of a space rocket with a nozzle that seems to be pouring out steam. Sitting on his back watching the proceedings with some interest is a black cat.

Star Trek: The Original Series

Series 2, Episode 26

Stardate: Unknown (1968)

First broadcast on Friday 29 March 1968

It’s the pilot of a thrilling new spy-fi series, in which Gary Seven (Robert Lansing), his plucky secretary Miss Lincoln (Teri Garr), and his cat Isis (herself) hang out in the twentieth century’s most stylish decade, drinking cocktails after lunch and occasionally foiling America’s military–industrial complex. Is it time for us to end our trek through the stars so that we can complete an assignment here on earth?

Duration: 1:14:16 · Recorded on Tuesday 29 August 2023 · Download · Open in new window

Star Trek: The Original Series