Face of the Enemy
Episode 14 of 26 within Season Six. Item 139 of 182 overall.
Production number 240.
Rene Echevarria - Story
Naren Shankar - Teleplay
Gabrielle Beaumont - Director
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Stardate 46519.1--Troi awakens to discover she has been surgically transformed to look like a Romulan.

Meanwhile, she finds herself aboard a Romulan Warbird, posing as a member of Romulan intelligence to participate in a carefully plotted defection attempt by a Vice-Proconsul of the Romulan High Council.

original airdate: February 08,1993  rating:13.1 million

network: Syndication

music: Theme song Feature music by Dennis McCarthy


Alien Races: Romulans, Corvallens

Goofs: N'Vek tells Troi of a defector named Proconsul Meret. Near the end of the story, Ensign DeSeve pronounces the name as Emret instead of Meret.

Trivia: Deanna was attending the neuropsychology seminar on Bokara VI before she was kidnapped.


"Space, the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. It's continuing voyages to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no one has gone before!"

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Previous episode :
138 Aquiel
Next episode :
140 Tapestry
Related to this story :
106 Unification (I)
  Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season Five
107 Unification (II)
  Star Trek: The Next Generation, Season Five

regional titles

Face of the Enemy
Le vrai visage de l'ennemi
Das Gesicht des Feindes
Il volto del nemico
El rostro del enemigo