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Star Trek: Voyager: Favorite Son

Stardate: 50732.4 During a meeting with a Nasari ship, Ensign Kim, on his own, opens fire on the vessel, claiming he felt the Nasari were about to fire on Voyager. Their investigation into Kim’s actions lead Voyager to the planet Taresia, and the stunning discovery that Kim was conceived on Taresia and his embryo implanted in a human on Earth.

The Taresians tell the crew that Kim and other Taresians are instinctively drawn back to the planet as adults. This adds to the race’s genetic material, insuring their survival.

However, after spending some time with the Taresians, Kim begins to suspect there is some hidden agenda going on, and his life may be in danger.


Episode Info


Episode number: 3x20
Production Number: 162
Airdate: Wednesday March 19th, 1997

Director: Marvin V. Rush
Story: Lisa Klink

Alternate Airdates:

Ireland Aug 11, 1997
United Kingdom Aug 11, 1997

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Guest Stars
Cari ShayneCari Shayne
As Eliann
Deborah MayDeborah May
As Lyris

Co-Guest Stars
Irene TsuIrene Tsu
As Mary Kim
Recurring

Uncredited
Elle AlexanderElle Alexander
As Taresian Woman #2
Kenny YeeKenny Yee
As Young Harry Kim
Patricia TallmanPatricia Tallman
As Taresian Woman
Main Cast
Kate MulgrewKate Mulgrew
As Captain Kathryn Janeway
Robert BeltranRobert Beltran
As Commander Chakotay
Roxann DawsonRoxann Dawson
As Lt. B'Elanna Torres
Robert Duncan McNeillRobert Duncan McNeill
As Lieutenant/Ensign Thomas Eugene "Tom" Paris
Robert PicardoRobert Picardo
As The Doctor
Tim RussTim Russ
As Lieutenant/Lt. Commander Tuvok
Garrett WangGarrett Wang
As Ensign Harry Kim
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