Charlie X
Episode 3 of 30 within Season One. Item 3 of 90 overall.
Production number 6149-08.
Gene Roddenberry - Story
D. C. Fontana - Teleplay
Lawrence Dobkin - Director
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Stardate:1533.6--1535.8 An adolescent human boy, raised among aliens who have given him supernatural powers, finds it impossible to return to normal human society.

original airdate--September 16,1966   

network: NBC

music: "Theme from Star Trek" "Where No Man Has Gone Before" by Alexander Courage 


Alien Races: Thasian

Log Entries:

  • "Captain's log, stardate 1533.6. Now maneuvering to come alongside cargo vessel Antares. Its captain and first officer are beaming over to us with an unusual passenger."
  • "Captain's log, stardate 1533.7. We have taken aboard an unusual passenger for transport to Colony Alpha V. Charles Evans, the sole survivor of a transport crash fourteen years ago. The child, alone from age 3, has not only survived, but has grown to intelligent, healthy adolescence."
  • "Captain's log, stardate 1535.8. UESPA headquarters notified of the mysterious loss of science probe vessel Antares."


Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the starship Enterprise. Its five-year mission: to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before.


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Previous episode :
002 The Man Trap
Next episode :
004 Where No Man Has Gone Before

alternative title

Also known as - Klingon--charlie x

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