The Menagerie (II)
Episode 13 of 30 within Season One. Item 13 of 90 overall.
Production number 016B.
Gene Roddenberry - Writer
Marc Daniels - Director
409 votes

Stardate: 2817.6, 2794.7, 2818.9, 2819.8, 2825.3--Captain Kirk and the U.S.S. Enterprise are diverted to Planet Q, to meet Dr. Thomas Leighton, who claims to have discovered a new synthetic food that would end the threat of famine on Signia Minor, a nearby Earth colony, but when they arrive, Kirk learns that Leighton lured the Enterprise there because he recognized an actor in a touring troupe as former Governor Kodos of Tarsus Four -- also known as Kodos the Executioner -- who butchered over four thousand people and has been assumed dead for years. 

original airdate--November 24, 1966  

network: NBC

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


Alien Races: Talosians, Orion, Rigelian Kaylar

Trivia--When Number One and Yeoman J.M Colt transport to the planet, Vina states that Capt. Pike would be better reproducing with a computer than Number One (Majel Barrett). Majel Barrett provided the standard Federation computer voice throughout the various Star Trek series.


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.

Klingon: logh: HeH Qav'e'. DaH 'entepray' Duj lengmey lutalu'. Qu' vagh-DIS: Huj chu' qo', yISam yIn tayqeq chu', vay' boldly nuqDaq V pagh 'ej explore.

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alternative title

Also known as - Klingon=(CHA') Menagerie

regional titles

De Menagerie (II)
The Menagerie (II)
La menagerie (II)
Talos IV - Tabu (2)
An Menagerie (II)
L'ammutinamento - parte seconda
La Colecci█n de Fieras (II)