Stargate SG-1 is a science fiction television program. It takes place after the movie Stargate. The show started on July 27, 1997 on the TV channel Showtime, from 1997-2002, and then on the TV channel Sci Fi, from 2002-2007. The first episode, "Children of the Gods" was two hours long and was rated R because of a scene of nudity. It is the only episode in the series that was rated. The show ended with the episode, "Unending" on March 13, 2007.
|Created by||Jonathan Glassner|
|Starring||Richard Dean Anderson|
Don S. Davis
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of episodes||214 (episodes)|
2 (DVD movies in the making)
|Running time||42 minutes, occasionally made longer to 63 minutes|
|Original release||July 27, 1997 –|
March 13, 2007
|Related shows||Stargate Atlantis|
The show follows the missions of a secret military operation known as the Stargate Program. It is run out of a base under Cheyenne Mountain, known as Stargate Command (commonly called the SGC). The plot of the show revolves around the flagship team, called SG-1. The team is made up of Colonel Jack O'Neill (Richard Dean Anderson), Dr. Daniel Jackson (Michael Shanks), Major Samantha Carter (Amanda Tapping), and Teal'c (Christopher Judge).
- SciFi Channel Stargate Website Archived 2014-04-10 at the Wayback Machine
- Stargate SG-1 Official Site
- Stargate SG-1 on IMDb