The Pretender Episode Guide
A trip down memory lane.
Episode Guide | Qallupilluit
This is a good tension-filled episode with a smart script and an excellent cast. And as so many episode twenty’s are want to do, the story begins leading us toward the season’s two-hour finale. In this case, Jarod is on the path to finding his father, learning in the process, that his dad was here to uncover secret research, research on the human genome — and not just any genome — Jarod’s
The part of Captain Russ Osborne, was played by one of the more prolific Pretender directors, James Whitmore, Jr. Who, not so long ago, was one of the stars of the NBC hit, Baa Baa Black Sheep.
The part of the pilot, in the opening helicopter scene, is played by our own Pretender crew member, Dan Wilson.
Yes, casting was fun on this.
Little Known Fact:
The part of ‘Smitty’ is played by Clint Howard, Ron Howard’s little brother.