Babylon 5 Station News - March 1997
by Denise Chochrek
Welcome to the ongoing gathering of Babylon 5 fans on the
Aphelion. In the months ahead I hope to expand this area, but I will
need your help. Let me know what you like or dislike, what is missing,
and what you always wanted to know. Together I'm sure we will make this
a great place to visit.
The following schedule is based on the Lurker's Guide. Please
check your local listings, as various areas enjoy not being consistent.
Season four resumes
Delenn faces her past role in the Earth-Minbari War
3/3/97 - 4/14/97 We are looking at reruns
04/21/97 Racing Mars
Franklin and Marcus go undercover to Mars
04/28/97 Lines of Communications
Mars mission continues
05/05/97 Conflicts of Interests
Focus is on Garibaldi
05/12/97 Rumors, Bargains and Lies
05/19/97 Moments of Transition
05/26/97 No Surrender, No Retreat
??/??/97 The Exercise of Vital Powers
SPINOFFS SET FOR 1998
- Last of the Fallen
- The Babylon Project: Crusade
Heard on the Net
The new Babylon 5 soundtrack is available from Sonic Images.
The CDs are priced at $13.99 and the cassettes are $9.98. (Plus
More information is available at http://www.sonicimages.com/b5/v2
- 1. Main Title Season One (Extended) 03:16
- 2. Message From Earth 10:05
- 3. Main Title Second Season 01:30
- 4. Z'ha'dum 12:19
- 5. Main Title Third Season 01:31
- 6. Severed Dreams 15:37
- 7. Main Title Fourth Season 01:29
- 8. Voices of Authority 11:26
The SFX Readers Choice Awards came out and Babylon 5 did very well.
They were named the Best SF/Fantasy Show of 1996; Best Individual
Episodes went to (1) Z'ha'dum, (2) Severed Dreams, (3) War Without End,
(5) Shadow Dancing. In the Best SF/Fantasy Actor first place went to
Andreas Katsulas (G'Kar) and second place to Bruce Boxleitner
(Sheridan). Mira Furlan (Delenn) came in second place in the Actress
category and Claudia Christian (Ivanova) came in third.
If you run into Screwball or BB in one of the many B5 Internet
sites, you may be talking to Jerry Doyle or Bruce Boxleitner,
Did you know that Hubble images are used on the show. The
images are digitized and then enhanced into 3D.
The February '97 issue of Sci Fi Entertainment has a behind
the scenes look at Babylon 5. Haven't seen it yet, but I hear it is
Found some trivia on the net:
Bruce Boxleitner & Melissa Gilbert have one son, Michael. Bruce
also has two boys from a previous marriage.
Peter Juraski and his wife recently had a child.
Bill Mummy is married and has 2 sons.
Mira Furlan is married.
Stephen Furst is married and has children.
Jason Carter is married and has 3 children.
Michael O'Hare has a son.
So does Patricia Tallman.
February 28-March 2 @ Holiday Inn - Bristol Plaza in Costa
Guests include: Wayne Alexander (Lorien), Jason Carter, David
Eagle (Director), and Jim Lockett (Official Babylon 5 Fan Club)
March 21-23 @ Edmonton, Alberta, CAN
Guests include: Mira Furlan
Guests include: JMS
Toronto Trek XI
July 18-20 @ Toronto, CAN
Guests include: Claudia Christian
Stellar Summer Media & Comics Expo
August 1-3 @ Harvey Hotel-Addison (Dallas, TX suburb)
Guests: Mira Furlan, Peter David (screenwriter)
October 10-12 @ Glenvar High School, just outside of Roanoke,
Guests include Rick Biggs, and maybe Pat Tallman
If you hear of ones I've missed, let me know and I'll throw
I know there are a lot of other groups out there. E-mail the
names to me and I'll add them to the list.
Please e-mail updates and information to Denise Chochrek
Babylon 5 Station News is an original production of Denise
Chochrek and the Aphelion. All Rights reserved. This document may be
reproduced wherever there is an interest provided proper
acknowledgement of the Author and Publication is made.
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