Jul. 27, 1997
60 min.
SyFy TV Network

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Stargate SG-1

This sequel to the 1994 movie Stargate chronicles the further adventures of SGC (Stargate Command). Earth's military sends out SG teams to explore new planets, find technology, and oppose the Goa'uld. Jack O'Neill and Daniel Jackson from the movie are part of SG-1.

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Samantha "Sam" Carter (seasons 1–10 main) – A brilliant young astrophysicist and United States Air Force Captain who joins SG-1 under the command of Col. O'Neill in the pilot episode. Following her promotion to Major in season 3, she is promoted to Lieutenant Colonel early in season 8 and assumes command of SG-1.

The series repeatedly alludes to romantic feelings between Carter and O'Neill, but the relationship is never shown as consummated outside of alternate reality scenarios; however Season 9 Episode 7 alludes to their forming a relationship. Carter assists Lt. Col. Cameron Mitchell in seasons 9 and 10.

After her appearance in Stargate: The Ark of Truth, she is promoted to a full-bird Colonel and becomes the new commander of the Atlantis expedition in season 4 of Stargate Atlantis before joining SG-1 again for Stargate: Continuum. She is placed in temporary command of the SGC during the attack by a Wraith ship in the series finale of Stargate Atlantis.

Later, she is given command of the Daedalus class battlecruiser George Hammond and appears in the first episode of Stargate: Universe. Carter appears in all seasons of Stargate Atlantis and will also appear in the first Atlantis direct-to-DVD film and in the third SG-1 film.

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09x15 - Ethon
Season 9, Episode 15
02x20 - Show and Tell
Season 2, Episode 20
 - Stargate SG-1 True Science
10x10 - The Quest (1)
Season 10, Episode 10
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