Battlestar Galactica attacks Star Trek on Muppets Tonight.

Battlestar Galactica is a science fiction franchise that started with an NBC TV series in 1978. A sequel series followed in 1980, along with comic books, novels, and games. A reimagined series aired on the SyFy channel from 2004 to 2009, and spawned its own spin-offs and a renewal of merchandising.



  • Lorne Greene played William Adama in the 1978 and 1980 series
  • Kent McCord played Captain Troy in the 1980 series.
  • Robbie Rist played Dr. Zee in the 1980 pilot/premiere "Galactica Discovers Earth"
  • Katee Sackhoff played Kara "Starbuck" Thrace in the 2004 reboot