The subtitle for Part 2 comes from the phrase "With friends like these, who needs enemies?"
Matt Newton makes his debut as the older Jothee in this episode. He developed an instant rapport with Gigi Edgley and Anthony Simcoe, who had tought him briefly at the Australian acting academy, NIDA.
British born actor Nicholas Hope (Akkor) returned to Farscape to play Kreetago in Season 3's "Self Inflicted Wounds" two-parter."
John Adam returns as Bekhesh from Season 1's "Throne for a Loss." He would later appear as a Scarran in Season 4.
Jo Kerrigan and Jeremy Sims also return as the bounty hunters Rorg and Rorf from Season 1's "Till the Blood Runs Clear."
Linal Haft (Zelkin) appeared in numerous British series, including The Sweeney and I, Claudius, before moving to Australia and appearing in Moulin Rouge as Warner.