Collection of Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda television scripts

Finding aid prepared by Julianna Gil, 2017.
Special Collections & University Archives
The UCR Library
P.O. Box 5900
University of California
Riverside, California 92517-5900
Phone: 951-827-3233
Fax: 951-827-4673
Email: specialcollections@ucr.edu
URL: http://library.ucr.edu/libraries/special-collections-university-archives
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.


Descriptive Summary

Title: Collection of Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda television scripts
Date (inclusive): 1999-2004
Collection Number: MS 210
Extent: 4.67 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Repository: Rivera Library. Special Collections Department.
Riverside, CA 92517-5900
Abstract: The collection consists of television scripts from Seasons 1-5 of the Canadian-American science fiction television series, Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda (2000-2005), also known as Andromeda, which was based on unused material from screenwriter Gene Roddenberry. The collection also includes a script of an unaired episode from Season Two. The majority of the scripts are rough drafts and written before their air date.
Languages: The collection is in English.

Access

The collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

[identification of item], [date if possible]. Collection of Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda television scripts (MS 210). Special Collections & University Archives, University of California, Riverside.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Tribune Entertainment, 2005.

Processing History

This collection was processed by Julianna Gil in 2017.
Processing of the Collection of Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda television scripts was completed by undergraduate students from the University of California, Riverside as part of the Special Collections & University Archives Baklog Processing Project started in 2015. This project was funded by the UCR Library and administered by Jessica Geiser, Collections Management Librarian.

Historical Note

Eugene (Gene) Wesley Roddenberry was born in El Paso, Texas on August 19, 1921; he passed away on October 24, 1991 in Santa Monica, California. Roddenberry was recognized for creating the original Star Trek television series.
Andromeda is a Canadian/American science fiction television series developed by Robert Hewitt Wolfe and produced by Majel Barrett (Roddenberry's widow). The series ran for five seasons from October 2, 2000 to May 13, 2005. The series was based on Roddenberry's unused notes that he left behind after his passing. The series is set in the far distant future, where spaceships travel between galaxies through "slipstreams." Captain Dylan Hunt and his crew navigate the warship, Andromeda, throughout the universe to restore peace and civilization.

Collection Scope and Contents

The collection contains television scripts from Seasons 1-5 of the science-fiction series, Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda, including a script for an unaired episode in Season Two.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged by episode number.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

Gene Roddenberry’s Andromeda (Television program).
Science fiction.

Genres and Forms of Materials

Television scripts.


Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Season 1; Episode 1 "Under the Night" 1999

Box 1, Folder 2

Season 1; Episode 2 "An Affirming Flame" 2000

Box 1, Folder 3

Season 1; Episode 3 "To Loose the Fateful Lightning" 2000

Box 1, Folder 4

Season 1; Episode 4 "D Minus Zero" 2000

Box 1, Folder 5

Season 1; Episode 5 "Double Helix" 2000

Box 1, Folder 6

Season 1; Episode 6 "Angel Dark, Demon Bright" 2000

Box 1, Folder 7

Season 1; Episode 7 "The Ties That Blind" 2000

Box 1, Folder 8

Season 1; Episode 8 "The Banks of the Lethe" 2000

Box 1, Folder 9

Season 1; Episode 9 "A Rose in the Ashes" 2000

Box 1, Folder 10

Season 1; Episode 10 "All Great Neptune's Ocean" 2000

Box 1, Folder 11

Season 1; Episode 11 "The Pearls That Were His Eyes" 2000

Box 1, Folder 12

Season 1; Episode 12 "The Mathematics of Tears" 2000

Box 1, Folder 13

Season 1; Episode 13 "Music of a Distant Drum" 2000

Box 1, Folder 14

Season 1; Episode 14 "Harper 2.0" 2000

Box 1, Folder 15

Season 1; Episode 15 "Forced Perspective" 2000

Box 1, Folder 16

Season 1; Episode 16 "The Sum of Its Parts" 2000

Box 1, Folder 17

Season 1; Episode 17 "Fear and Loathing in the Milky Way" 2000

Box 1, Folder 18

Season 1; Episode 18 "The Devil Take the Hindmost" 2000

Box 1, Folder 19

Season 1; Episode 19 "The Honey Offering" 2000

Box 1, Folder 20

Season 1; Episode 20 "Star-Crossed" 2000

Box 1, Folder 21

Season 1; Episode 21 "It Makes a Lovely Night" 2000

Box 1, Folder 22

Season 1; Episode 22 "Its Hour Come Round at Last" 2000

Box 1, Folder 23

Season 2; Episode 1 "the Widening Gyre" 2001

Box 1, Folder 24

Season 2; Episode 2 "Exit Strategies" 2001

Box 1, Folder 25

Season 2; Episode 3 "A Heart for Falsehood Framed" 2001

Box 1, Folder 26

Season 2; Episode 4 "Pitiless as the Sun" 2001

Box 1, Folder 27

Season 2; Episode 5 "Last Call at the Broken Hammer" 2001

Box 1, Folder 28

Season 2; Episode 6 "All Too Human" 2001

Box 1, Folder 29

Season 2; Episode 7 "Una Salus Victus" 2001

Box 1, Folder 30

Season 2; Episode 8 "Home Fires" 2001

Box 1, Folder 31

Season 2; Episode 9 "Into the Labyrinth" 2001

Box 1, Folder 32

Season 2; Episode 10 "The Prince" 2001

Box 1, Folder 33

Season 2; Episode 11 "Bunker Hill" 2001

Box 1, Folder 34

Season 2; Episode 12 "Ouroboros" 2001

Box 1, Folder 35

Season 2; Episode 13 "Lava and Rockets" 2001

Box 1, Folder 36

Season 2; Episode 14 "Be All My Sins Remembered" 2001

Box 1, Folder 37

Season 2; Episode 15 "Dance of the Mayflies" 2001

Box 1, Folder 38

Season 2; Episode 16 "In Heaven Now Are Three" 2001

Box 2, Folder 1

Season 2; Episode 17 "The Things We Cannot Change" 2001

Box 2, Folder 2

Season 2; Episode 18 "The Fair Unknown" 2001

Box 2, Folder 3

Season 2; Episode 19 "Belly of the Beast" 2001

Box 2, Folder 4

Season 2; Episode 20 "The Knight, Death, and the Devil" 2001

Box 2, Folder 5

Season 2; Episode 21 "Immaculate Perception" 2001

Box 2, Folder 6

Season 2; Episode 22 "Tunnel at the end of the Light" 2001

Box 2, Folder 7

Season 2; Unaired Episode "A Little Red Tape" 2001

Box 2, Folder 8

Season 3; Episode 1 "If the Wheel is Fixed" 2002

Box 2, Folder 9

Season 3; Episode 2 "The Shards of Rimni" 2002

Box 2, Folder 10

Season 3; Episode 3 "Mad to be Saved" 2002

Box 2, Folder 11

Season 3; Episode 4 "Cui Bono" 2002

Box 2, Folder 12

Season 3; Episode 5 "The Long and Level Sands" 2002

Box 2, Folder 13

Season 3; Episode 6 "Slipfighter the Dogs of War" 2002

Box 2, Folder 14

Season 3; Episode 7 "The Leper's Kiss" 2002

Box 2, Folder 15

Season 3; Episode 8 "For Whom the Bell Tolls" 2002

Box 2, Folder 16

Season 3; Episode 9 "And Your Heart Will Fly Away" 2002

Box 2, Folder 17

Season 3; Episode 10 "The Unconquerable Man" 2002

Box 2, Folder 18

Season 3; Episode 11 "Delenda Est" 2002

Box 2, Folder 19

Season 3; Episode 12 "The Dark Backward" 2002

Box 2, Folder 20

Season 3; Episode 13 "The Risk All Point" 2002

Box 2, Folder 21

Season 3; Episode 14 "The Right Horse" 2002

Box 2, Folder 22

Season 3; Episode 15 "What Happens to a Rev Deferred?" 2002

Box 2, Folder 23

Season 3; Episode 16 "Point of the Spear" 2002

Box 2, Folder 24

Season 3; Episode 17 "Vault of the Heavens" 2002

Box 2, Folder 25

Season 3; Episode 18 "Second Contact" (a.k.a.) "Deep Midnight's Voice" 2002

Box 2, Folder 26

Season 3; Episode 19 "The Illusion of Majesty" 2002

Box 2, Folder 27

Season 3; Episode 20 "Twilight of the Idols" 2002

Box 2, Folder 28

Season 3; Episode 21 "Day of Judgement, Day of Wrath" 2002

Box 2, Folder 29

Season 3; Episode 22 "Shadows Cast by a Final Salute" 2002

Box 2, Folder 30

Season 4; Episode 1 "Answers Given to Questions Never Asked" 2003

Box 2, Folder 31

Season 4; Episode 2 "Pieces of Eight" 2003

Box 2, Folder 32

Season 4; Episode 3 "Waking the Tyrant's Device" 2003

Box 2, Folder 33

Season 4; Episode 4 "Double of Nothingness" 2003

Box 2, Folder 34

Season 4; Episode 5 "Harper/Delete" 2003

Box 2, Folder 35

Season 4; Episode 6 "Soon the Nearing Vortex" 2003

Box 2, Folder 36

Season 4; Episode 7 "The World Turns All Around Her" 2003

Box 2, Folder 37

Season 4; Episode 8 "Conduit to Destiny" 2003

Box 2, Folder 38

Season 4; Episode 9 "Machinery of the Mind" 2003

Box 3, Folder 1

Season 4; Episode 10 "Exalted Reason, Resplendent Daughter" 2003

Box 3, Folder 2

Season 4; Episode 11 "The Torment, the Release" 2003

Box 3, Folder 3

Season 4; Episode 12 "The Spider's Stratagem" 2003

Box 3, Folder 4

Season 4; Episode 13 "The Warmth of an Invisible Light" 2003

Box 3, Folder 5

Season 4; Episode 14 "The Others" 2003

Box 3, Folder 6

Season 4; Episode 15 "Fear Burns Down to Ashes" 2003

Box 3, Folder 7

Season 4; Episode 16 "Lost in Space That Isn't There" 2003

Box 3, Folder 8

Season 4; Episode 17 "Abridging the Devil's Divide" 2003

Box 3, Folder 9

Season 4; Episode 18 "Trusting the Gordian Maze" 2003

Box 3, Folder 10

Season 4; Episode 19 "A Symmetry of Imperfection" 2003

Box 3, Folder 11

Season 4; Episode 20 "Time Out of Mind" 2003

Box 3, Folder 12

Season 4; Episode 21 & 22 "The Dissonant Interval (1) & (2)" 2003

Box 3, Folder 13

Season 4; Episode 21 & 22 "The Dissonant Interval (1) & (2)" 2003

Box 3, Folder 14

Season 5; Episode 1 "The Weight (1)" 2004

Box 3, Folder 15

Season 5; Episode 2 "The Weight (2)" 2004

Box 3, Folder 16

Season 5; Episode 3 "Phear Phactor Phenom" 2004

Box 3, Folder 17

Season 5; Episode 4 "Decay of the Angel" 2004

Box 3, Folder 18

Season 5; Episode 5 "The Eschatology of Our Present" 2004

Box 3, Folder 19

Season 5; Episode 6 "When Goes Around . . ." 2004

Box 3, Folder 20

Season 5; Episode 7 "Attempting Screed" 2004

Box 3, Folder 21

Season 5; Episode 8 "So Burn the Untamed Lands" 2004

Box 3, Folder 22

Season 5; Episode 9 "What Will Be Was Not" 2004

Box 3, Folder 23

Season 5; Episode 10 "The Test" 2004

Box 3, Folder 24

Season 5; Episode 11 "Through a Glass Darkly" 2004

Box 3, Folder 25

Season 5; Episode 12 "Pride Before the Fall" 2004

Box 3, Folder 26

Season 5; Episode 13 "Moonlight Becomes You" 2004

Box 3, Folder 27

Season 5; Episode 14 "Past Is Prolix" 2004

Box 3, Folder 28

Season 5; Episode 15 "The Opposites of Attraction" 2004

Box 3, Folder 29

Season 5; Episode 16 "Saving Light from a Black Sun" 2004

Box 3, Folder 30

Season 5; Episode 17 "Totaled Recall" 2004

Box 3, Folder 31

Season 5; Episode 18 "Quantum Tractate Delirium" 2004

Box 3, Folder 32

Season 5; Episode 19 "One More Day's Light" 2004

Box 3, Folder 33

Season 5; Episode 20 "Chaos and the Stillness of It" 2004

Box 3, Folder 34

Season 5; Episode 21 & 22 "The Heart of the Journey (1) & (2)" 2004