Five years ago, astronaut John Crichton attempted to use the Earth's atmosphere to propel his ship, Farscape 1, at great speeds across the solar system. He was sucked down a wormhole to a distant part of the galaxy and into the middle of a battle. He was rescued by a group of escaping prisoners and taken aboard their ship, a living ship.
Last EpisodeTV Movie: The Peacekeeper Wars Part 2 Aired: Oct. 18, 2004
With Sikozu's help, everyone manages to escape from the Scarran prison. Joining up with D'Argo, Jothee, Chiana and other Luxans they cripple …
Series Fun Facts
- Crichton makes references to numerous movies and television shows throughout the series. Some of these include: - He bemoans the fact that Buffy the Vampire Slayer might be dead by the time…
[show]Crichton makes references to numerous movies and television shows throughout the series. Some of these include: - He bemoans the fact that Buffy the Vampire Slayer might be dead by the time he gets back to Earth. - He refers to Moya as "the Federation Starship Buttcrack". - He quotes lines from Apocalypse Now Redux and Blazing Saddles. - He writes "Hi there!" on his nuke, a reference to Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb. These references are named "Chrichtonisms" by fans.
- The character of DK is named after Farsape writer and producer David Kemper.
- Lani John Tupu, who appears regularly as Captain Crais, also provides the voice of Pilot.