He had been helped by Linea upon his arrival. Upon seeing her face, he ran in fear from her, not thanking her for restoring his sight. Beckett died unexpectedly in an explosion near the end of season three. Linea was a scientist and she had developed chemically-induced cold fusion activators from some of the local plant life.

The reason? And the guy that plays Master Bra'tac (The Best Badass 138-year-old man ever) also playes the Father in the 2nd Zorro, and on CSI: has a hand writing specialist. After one season, he was replaced by Ronon Dex, played by Jason Momoa, whose appearance reduced Ford to a minor character in season two. , Linea announced that Carter was under her protection and the rest of the prisoners backed off. Extremely intelligent, she developed a pathogen that wiped out an enormous number of her people.

The result forced Jonas Quinn to become a minor character again in season seven, and Nemec was only a guest on a few episodes after that. Oh, did we also mention the two additional movies, Stargate: Ark of Truth and Stargate: Continuum? Ford was a main character and part of the expedition to the city of Atlantis. While Fraiser worked on a cure, Carter figured out what had caused the Vorlix, and she soon came to the conclusion, despite Colonel Jack O'Neill's reluctance to hear it from Carter that Ke'ra, as it turned out, was in fact Linea. Shanks didn't get terribly specific about the reasons for his departure, but he's claimed his character Daniel Jackson wasn't being used to his full potential.

Please post new discussions in the appropriate forum. 4. He said that they didn't and then bade her good-bye. Her conflict led to her to attempt suicide, but Daniel stopped her and convinced her to expose herself once again to Dargol. Not to mention that there were three years between the movie and the TV show. It spawned a very successful spinoff TV show,Stargate SG-1, which lasted a whopping ten seasons.

To commemorate him, the franchise named a spaceship after him the U.S.S. System , , . I saw a couple episodes of X-files here and there, but I was never really a fan of the series. Female

If they could find a power source, they could free the inner ring of the Stargate and dial out manually. Archive for discussions from 2006. While in the embarkation room to return to Vyus, she thought that she had known Daniel and asked him if they knew each other well before her memory loss. Ke'ra forgot Linea, erasing the Destroyer of Worlds, and everyone else, including Daniel. Ke'ra immediately accepted SG-1's offer to help them figure out what caused the Vorlix, the name they gave to the event which took everyone's memories from them. It probably helped that she appeared in over 70 episodes. Bonnie Bartlett (old)Megan Leitch (young). If they could find a power source, they could free the inner ring of the stargate and dial out manually. Stargate SG-1 essentially worked with an entirely new cast and even tweaked some things within the universe of the franchise. Even though Shanks acted until the end of Stargate SG-1, he left the show temporarily during season six. However, as with any franchise that spans multiple decades, fans have been witness to quite a few cast changes throughout the Stargate world over the years. Daniel continued to show her the facility and kept her company. But Ford would be the first major loss of Stargate Atlantis. He was happy to just be on the show at all. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Once Ke'ra was told that she was Linea, she decided to take the cure for the amnesia which she developed and found that she could not live with the fact that she was something evil, recognizing that even if 'Ke'ra' loved Daniel, 'Linea' would be more than happy to watch him die. Corin Nemec's time on Stargate SG-1 was short but memorable. Which is somewhat understandable. 20 Airdate: Friday Jul 10, 1998 By the end of season five, Daniel Jackson had finished his story arc with his wife, Sha'uri (Mili Avital), which was the whole reason his character even joined SG-1 in the first place. Because of her brilliant hacking into their computer system, Stargate Command did not know to where Linea escaped. At the time, the show transitioned from Showtime to the Syfy channel (previously called Sci Fi), and according to Davis, the new network wanted something major to happen to hook viewers after the move between networks. . This fundamentally changed the show, as it forced the producers to introduce a replacement leader for the SG-1 team, which would ultimately be the character of Cameron Mitchell (Ben Browder). One of the casualties of the cast shake-up was Torri Higginson, who played Dr. Elizabeth Weir. 3PL . Linea also warned Carter that the men of SG-1 were in danger because the leader, Vishnoor, would challenge them to maintain his position of authority. He said that they didn't and then bid her good-bye. Get the freshest reviews, news, and more delivered right to your inbox! Marvel Movies Ranked Worst to Best by Tomatometer, Comic-Con 2022: All the Movie and TV Trailers, Ethan Hawke Reflects on the Price of Fame in His Own Career and Those of Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. In the following season, Jonas Quinn joined SG-1 as Daniel Jackson's replacement, since actor Michael Shanks had left the show.

Hammond later showed up in the direct-to-DVD Stargate: Continuum, but sadly, it would be his last appearance, as Davis passed away from a heart attack in 2008. , . By using our Services, you agree to our use of cookies. , .

[Sarcasm]Ya think! Upon SG-1's arrival, the team immediately went to work trying to figure a way out of the prison, something Daniel equated with Botany Bay.

It was quite a shock for Stargate fans. Even though Teryl Rothery was a guest star, she felt like a main character. ", He explained that his character didn't get the development that he hoped for in season one and perhaps another season would've given his character the time to prove himself as mainstay. System , The Stargate franchise launched with the 1994 movie Stargate, which stars Kurt Russell as Col. Jack O'Neill and James Spader as Dr. Daniel Jackson. Ke'ra was the one everyone turned to for help when they needed medicine since she was an accomplished apothacary. Simply put, the powers that be wanted to mix up some things on the show in order to make it more interesting, and for whatever reason, they just happened to choose Ford as a victim. (SG1: "Prisoners"). 20, , 40 , Your input will affect cover photo selection, along with input from other users. He fully supported his personnel and was a big advocate of never leaving a soldier behind. Please click the "Downloads" icon in the Safari toolbar, open the first download in the list. Jack and Carter asked that she use this chemical fusion to help them escape and in return for her help, they'd take her with them. She was about to conduct a controlled lab experiment using a highly intensely concentrated form of Dargol on two Vyan eldersa male and a female. Episode 3 For example,Dr. Carson Beckett (Paul McGillion) was a main character in Stargate Atlantis for three seasons, winning the hearts of his teammates and fans alike.

For example, the enemy alien Ra was supposedly part of an extinct alien species in the movie, but the TV series completely contradicted that. Jack and Carter asked that she use this chemical fusion to help them escape and in return for her help, they'd take her with them, and win her freedom. SG-3 discovered Simian near their camp and took him to the SGC. The unseen, yet powerful, Taldor beamed this prisoner and SG-1 to a courtroom where they were all sentenced to life on the prison planet Hadante. He argued that Ke'ra should not be held responsible for Linea's actions because she did not have Linea's memories nor personality. In addition to starring in the series, she also produced and directed a few episodes. Before walking through the wormhole, Ke'ra turned and smiled at him. Thanks to her injuries, she essentially became a minor character, and Torri Higginson faded from the show. by knightridergundam Thu Mar 09, 2006 6:42 pm, Post

This browser is not supported by Wikiwand :( Wikiwand requires a browser with modern capabilities in order to provide you with the best reading experience.Please download and use one of the following browsers: An extension you use may be preventing Wikiwand articles from loading properly. When one of the male prisoners made an advance toward Captain Samantha Carter, she was saved by Linea, who held considerable influence over all of the men of the prison (Linea appearing to be the only female prisoner at the time SG-1 arrived). Despite his quick reversal of fortune, Nemec has insisted he doesn't have any hard feelings about Shank's return. by Akaihiryuu Fri Mar 10, 2006 8:48 pm, Powered by phpBB Forum Software phpBB Limited. If you're using HTTPS Everywhere or you're unable to access any article on Wikiwand, please consider switching to HTTPS (https://www.wikiwand.com). Having just lost Sha're, Daniel was very cautious about his behavior, but he couldn't help but be taken in by Ke'ra's open personality and brilliant mind. SG-3 discovered Simian near their camp and took him to the SGC. Ke'ra forgot Linea and everyone else, including Daniel. Ke'ra/Linea Dr. Daniel Jackson and Ke'ra were strongly attracted to each other. Well, according to an interview with SheKnows, Tapping left the franchise to focus on her own show for the Syfy Network, which was called Sanctuary. Because of her brilliant hacking into their computer system, the SGC did not know to where Linea escaped. In season nine, George Hammond was promoted and thus left Stargate Command. Leading up to the episode, Syfy teased that an important character was going to die, hinting that it might be Jack O'Neill (Richard Dean Anderson), but instead, it turned out to be Fraiser. 6. Home planet Well, in a 2018 interview (via GateWorld), he said thathe wanted to spend more time with his daughter. Quinn had some big shoes to fill in the wake of Jackson's sudden departure, but Nemec's portrayal helped him win the hearts of the audience pretty quickly, although plenty ofStargate fans still missed Daniel Jackson.

Biographical information However, he stepped down as a main character at the end of season eight and only appeared in select episodes in seasons nine and ten. After all, she had experience calling the shots on Stargate as she'd directed one episode of SG-1 ("Resurrection"). Ke'ra thought that the event might have been linked to Dargol, a pesticide known for its harmful effects on the population's fertility and had environmental impacts similar to DDT and was banned as a result. Race Linea's power source was ready and the team along with Linea managed to escape and flee towards the Stargate. While escaping, another prisoner named Simian escaped with them. Linea was a scientist and she had developed chemically-induced cold fusion activators from some of the local plant life. . Mitch Pileggi is the main bad guy in the movie, he also plays Col. Caldwell in Atlantis (and probably sometimes SG-1, he's the commander of the Daedalus).

About a year later, SG-1 were on a mission to the planet Vyus, where they met a human population that was suffering from mass amnesia, which the Vyus called the Vorlix. You will need to temporarily disable your Ad-blocker to view this page. Give good old Wikipedia a great new look: This article was just edited, click to reload, This article has been deleted on Wikipedia (. (SG1: "Past and Present"). On top of that, the creators wanted to shake things up with the cast, and the result was that some characters simply had to go.

His only child, Wylie Quinn Anderson, was born in 1998, during the second season of Stargate SG-1, and Anderson felt the series was taking too much time away from his relationship with his child. It was reported that the show's executives pressured writers to kill off a character. Though of course disappointed, I still was happy for Michael. (SECOM) by playing problem solver extraordinaire MacGyver. Understandably, Davis wanted to reduce his work and have more time and energy to focus on recovering his health, so in seasons nine and ten, he was only a guest actor. Linea gave Daniel medication to help him recover from the strangulation and it was soon thereafter that he recalled the 'gate address of SG-3's next mission and he suggested going there to rendezvous with them and use their GDO to get home. In an interview with writer Kurt Manwaring, Nemec stated, "Michael [Shanks] originated with that show, his return was very welcome. Hammond. He just had some disagreements that pushed him away for a season. For faster navigation, this Iframe is preloading the Wikiwand page for, Note: preferences and languages are saved separately in https mode. A lot of fans wondered why Anderson would voluntarily choose to forfeit such a fantastic role in television. But Francks doesn't hold a grudge. He also said, "There was no hard feelings.". Something had to happen, and I just happened to be the one.

Mitch Pileggi also played Mulder and Skully's boss on the X-Files.

Runtime: 60 minutes, Writer: She was sent to the prison colony Hadante for her crimes, and was even feared by the other prisoners there. The unseen, yet powerful, Taldor beamed this prisoner and SG-1 to a courtroom where they were all sentenced to life on the prison planet Hadante. Dr. Fraiser asked that some of the Vyuns go with her to the SGC where she could use her more advanced medical equipment to determine the cause of the amnesia.

Number: Season 2, The people behind the show brought Jackson back in season seven by having the character "descend" back to the mortal realm. He sought to help her in anyway he could, and though it violated Taldor law, gave Linea access to a device known as an "accelerator", used to enhance chemical reactions.

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The first season of Atlantis introduced Lieutenant Aiden Ford, a character played by Rainbow Sun Francks.

It was quite evident to Colonel Jack O'Neill and Teal'c that they needed to protect the two younger members of their team, since life in prison can be very cruel on ones so innocent. She saw that he was blind and placed drops in his eyes and his vision was restored. Having just lost Sha're, Daniel was very cautious about his behavior, but he couldn't help but be taken in by Ke'ra's open personality and brilliant mind. While Fraiser usually remained at Stargate Command on Earth, every once in a while, she would leave the base and go out into the field as a medic for soldiers who were wounded during firefights. Rillaanian

Not only is she an impressive actor, but she also has experience behind the camera as a director and producer. Linea announced that Carter was under her protection and the rest of the prisoners backed off. As a child growing up on Fithran, Linea studied the legends of the early days, when the entire world was said to posses the technology of the Taldor. In the years Linea spent among the Taldor, Kannoth, the functionary who selected her, had since become her lover and found himself caught between his devotion to his world and the woman he loved. And every so often, you have to do some digging and reading between the lines to figure out why a star walked away.

Linea also warned Carter that the men of SG-1 were in danger because the leader, Vishnor, would challenge them to maintain his position of authority. According to her last journal entry, Linea discovered a link to longevity to the Dargol, which slowed the aging process somewhat, and attempted to enhance the Dargol's life-extending properties to create a sort of "Fountain of Youth" to reverse her natural old age.

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. The answer to this one isn't absolutely clear, but maybe we can sum it by saying that it simply wasn't in the cards for them. When one of the male prisoners made an advance toward Carter, she was saved by Linea, who held considerable influence over all of the men of the prison (Linea appeared to be the only female prisoner at the time SG-1 arrived). Ke'ra was the one everyone turned to for help when they needed medicine, since she was an accomplished apothecary. Michael Shanks played the archeologist Dr. Daniel Jackson, who sort of served as the conscience and cultural liaison of the SG-1. After assisting a man that is a fleeing murderer, the team is sent through a Stargate to Hadante, a penal world where brute strength and raw power rule. The experiment soon got out of control, as there was some sort of lab accident during the experiment her two lab subjects died, and a Dargol gas cloud was released into the atmosphere, effectively regressing everyone's ages by some 4050 years and blocking their memories of their former lives. As a result, she was occasionally in harm's way, and in season seven of Stargate SG-1, Fraiser was shot and killed. Upon seeing her face, he ran in fear from her, not thanking her for restoring his sight. by Aussie_Delta Fri Mar 10, 2006 2:29 am, Post Once Ke'ra was told that she was Linea, she decided to take the cure for the amnesia which she developed and found that she could not live with the fact that she was something evil. She said that she had attempted to cure a disease, but her work backfired and accelerated the disease instead of stopping it. It was quite evident to Jack and Teal'c that they needed to protect the two younger members of their team, since life in prison can be very cruel on ones so innocent. He was eager to prove valuable to his people the alien race known as the Langarians and to SG-1, but he was deeply afraid of failure.

By the time Stargate SG-1reached the airwaves, Russell and Spader moved on to other projects and neither of them were television actors, either. Fraiser tested the DNA and confirmed it; Ke'ra's DNA was a perfect match to the sample she'd taken from Linea the year before. (2.03 "Prisoners"). During Stargate Atlantis' transition from season three to season four, there was quite a shake-up that led to some characters falling by the wayside. The Real Reason These Actors Left The Stargate Franchise. Linea decided to help them and they were able to dial out. Vyus Transitional Government, formerly herself Gender

Anderson played the witty and loyal Colonel Jack O'Neill for the entire show. by Akaihiryuu Thu Mar 09, 2006 12:47 pm, Post Copyright Fandango.

Nemec initially played a minor character named Jonas Quinn, who was introduced in season five. . 3. Beckett was the chief medical officer for the team, and he was one of the more compassionate and thoughtful characters on Atlantis. But at least, in a roundabout way, they complimented McGillion. [/Sarcasm](That was a O'Neillism there.) Allegiances Major Samantha Carter continued to study Linea's research diary which had been discovered in the library on Vyus. Terry Curtis Fox Eventually, Hank Landry (Beau Bridges) stepped in to replace him. If you are using an Ad-Blocker, it might have mistakenly blocked our content. Unlike a number of similar characters on shows of this nature, he was a benevolent leader who didn't take crap from bureaucrats trying to sabotage the program. Having unwittingly aided a fugitive from justice, the SG-1 team is put on trial, convicted, and sentence to the prison planet Hadante. While he showed her the facility and kept her company, Carter studied Linea's diary which had been discovered in the library on Vyus and came to the conclusion that the experiment Linea had last performed caused both the amnesia and a regenerative effect on the Vyuns which made them all many years younger. As for her time onStargate, Tapping played the highly intelligent Samantha Carter, who begins her arc as a captain before eventually getting promoted, and was a member of the cast for all ten seasons of SG-1.

Linea used a small device she held in the palm of her hand and killed Vishnoor, but everyone thought that Daniel had been the victor. But try as she might, her second-class status as a Rillaanian meant that opportunities would be limited. Linea took Carter under her wing and told her about how she ended up at Hadante. Dr. Janet Fraiser asked that some of the Vyans go with her to the SGC where she could use her more advanced medical equipment to determine the cause of the amnesia. Stargate SG-1 was so successful that it spawned its ownspinoff TV series called Stargate Atlantis, which had its own cast and plot arcs. Linea excelled at her studies entering the secondary phase of the Taldor education system (similar to college on Earth) at the top of her class. Around the time Tapping left the franchise, she began doing more work behind the camera, and perhaps this desire was one of the big reasons she moved on past her gate-traveling days. She said that she had attempted to cure a disease, but her work backfired and accelerated the disease instead of stopping it. Director: Linea offers to help the SG-1 if they in turn will help her escape. at 20:00 Losing a beloved character might do that.".

Francks explained in an interview with GateWorldthat "I think they want to make sure that a hit show has lots of twists and lots of this and that. There, Simian told them that Linea was the "Destroyer of Worlds", a megalomaniac genius, who conquered and destroyed numerous worlds throughout the galaxy, and was responsible for creating a pathogen that wiped out an enormous number of her people, the same pathogen which killed half the population of his homeworld before she was caught. It's a major bummer for an actor to end up being essentially removed from a show just because the executives feel like they have to do something crazy to keep the series going.

Linea was an elderwoman who was an inmate of the prison planet Hadante (2.03 "Prisoner"). To summarize his feelings, Shanks said in a Stargate interview, "I had begun to think the show would work just as well without me, and that's when I felt that I had to go." Rothery played Dr. Janet Fraiser, the gentle and benevolent physician who healed SG-1 of the wounds they got off-world.

Daniel fought for Ke'ra's right to live her life because Ke'ra was not the mass murderer that Linea had been. For eight seasons, General Hammond was a main character on Stargate SG-1, but unfortunately, Davisbegan experiencing health problems during the show's run. There are plenty of reasons why an actor would decide to leave a TV or movie series even when they're departing a franchise as big as Stargate. Linea used a small device she held in the palm of her hand and killed Vishnor, but everyone thought that Daniel had been the victor. learned stargate firefly elitest acted posters