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It has been two years since their last outing, but now the Star Trek TOS-era based fan series Starship Farragut has just release a new episode, "Price of Anything." This third episode finds the crew of the USS Farragut facing off against Romulans. You can learn more about it below an watch the entire episode.
Starship Farragut Episode 3: "Price of Anything"
Starship Farragut takes place in the same time period as the classic Star Trek series, but with a different ship and crew. The show is set on board the USS Farragut, which is a Constitution Class starship (like the USS Enterprise).
Here is the official plot summary for "Price of Anything."
Captain Carter is reunited with his estranged father for an important mission to secretly transport a plant that holds the vaccine for a disease hit hard by the Federation. While en route to Cerronos IV, their shuttlecraft collides with a Romulan scout vessel and crash lands on a deserted planet — while Captain Carter and his father are working to survive on the planet, the Farragut gets attacked by another Romulan vessel. Can the Captain make it off the planet with the valuable Nektoss plant? Will Commander Tacket defeat his Romulan adversary?
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About Starship Farragut
The series was created by John Broughton who also stars as Captain John Carter. "Price of Anything" was written by Paul Sieber who has worked with both Starship Farragut, Star Trek New Voyages/Phase II and other film projects. It was directed by Vic Mignogna who also appears as Capt. Kirk, which is sort of a crossover from his upcoming fan series Star Trek: Continues. Starship Farragut and Star Trek: Continues are both produced by Farragut films. Star Trek New Voyages co-founder Jack Marshall is a Supervising Producer. NEO f/x co-produces the series and creates the visual effects.
The series is shot in Georgia. According to Farragut Films, they have their 10,000 SQ FT stage is the largest free-standing Star Trek set. They have faithfully recreated the sets in the same original configuration as depicted on the Paramount Lot from the 1960s.
Farragut Films is currently in production on the first episode of Star Trek Continues, a new TOS-era series set on board the USS Enterprise and starring Vic Mignogna as Kirk (and Chris Doohan as Scotty). They will then shoot the next Starship Farragut episode ("Conspiracy of Innocence") in April.
More on Starship Farragut at www.starshipfarragut.com.