5x09 The Return of Maggie Beckett
First Aired: Aug. 13, 1999 on SyFy
Summary: The Sliders arrive on a world where Maggie's double was a heroic astronaut and loved by the public. When she is mistaken for her double, the public gets excited. After being kidnapped by the mysterious Leader, Maggie is taken by the government where she must confront her father.
Main Characters in this Episode
The Leader: What about the children who assimilated the alien DNA into their own, turning them into outcasts, freaks. Sure, I have massively increased brain capacity, supernumerary nipples and many other assets, but I haven't found many women who dig the look.
- According to episode: #5.9, "The Return of Maggie Beckett", Maggie's full name is Margaret Allison Beckett.
- A clock tower is shown at the beginning of the episode. This is on the Universal back lot, and it's the same clock tower used in the Back to the Future trilogy. The clock is even set to 10:04, when the clock stopped working after being struck by lightning in the first movie.