Episode Info

The Enterprise serves as host for the three winners of a grade-school science contest. Unfortunately, a rare natural disaster occurs during their visit, trapping Picard and the children in the starship's lift. Left in command, Deanna Troi holds the lives of the crew members -- including the pregnant Keiko O'Brien -- in her trembling hands. Scripted by Ronald D. Moore from a story by Ron Jarvis and Philip A. Scorzza, "Disaster" initially aired October 26, 1991.


Patrick Stewart
as Capt. Jean-Luc Picard
Jonathan Frakes
as Cdr. William T. Riker
LeVar Burton
as Lt. Cdr. Geordi La Forge
Michael Dorn
as Lt. Worf
Marina Sirtis
as Counselor Deanna Troi
Brent Spiner
as Lt. Cdr. Data
Rosalind Chao
as Keiko O'Brien
Max Supera
as Patterson
Michelle Forbes
as Ensign Ro Laren
Cameron Arnett
as Ensign Mandel
Jana Marie Hupp
as Lt. (jg) Monroe
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