The Assignment
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Season 5

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O'Brien is in for a shock when his wife Keiko returns from a visit to Bajor. Still speaking in her own voice, Keiko announces that her mind and body have been taken over by a mysterious alien entity. Threatening to murder Keiko from within, the ill-tempered entity demands that O'Brien sabotage DS9's communication and sensor systems. First broadcast October 28, 1996, "The Assignment" was scripted by David Weddle and Bradley Thompson from a story by David R. Long and Robert Lederman.


Cirroc Lofton
as Jake Sisko
Colm Meaney
as Miles O'Brien
Hana Hatae
as Molly
Avery Brooks
as Cdr. Sisko
Judi M. Durand
as Station Computer
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