Babylon 5: S05E04: A View from the Gallery

This has got to be one of the worst Babylon 5 episodes I’ve ever seen. It was co-written by Harlan Ellison and directed by Janet Greek. They both need putting out of my misery in my opinion. This was a good story ruined by poor characterisation and a patronising script.

The show opened well, a deep space probe was destroyed by a group of unknown spaceships. But the probe managed to beam back some info to Babylon 5. Captain Lockley is woken from sleep by Lt. Corwin and informed of the attack.

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Babylon 5: Character Bios: Londo Mollari

Of all the characters in the series, I feel most affinity for Londo Mollari.  He is played exceptionally well by Peter Jurasik and is probably marginally ahead of Ivanova as being the wittiest of the Babylon 5 characters.  He has certainly got a questionable history of double dealing, assassination and subversion.  But he seems to carry it off with such wit. 

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