Northern Exposure

A med-school grad must practice in a remote Alaskan village to repay his education in this quirky, fish-out-of-water dramedy. The series is populated with generally eccentric, often endearing characters who mostly baffle the young New York physician as he struggles to adjust to life in the isolated community. An Emmy winner as Outstanding Drama of 1991- (more…)

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Season 6, Episode 6 Zarya

First Aired: October 31, 1994

Marilyn's tale of her grandfather's encounter in Alaska with Russian princess Anastasia (Tushka Bergen) unfolds on-screen in filmmaker Ed's vision of Cicely's early days. It involves a secret meeting that took place with Lenin (Christopher Neame) and the princess. Ed/Emery: Darren E. Burrows. Marilyn: Elaine Miles. Joel/Mikhail: Rob Morrow.

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  • Premiered: July 12, 1990
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A med-school grad must practice in a remote Alaskan village to repay his education in this quirky, fish-out-of-water dramedy. The series is populated with generally eccentric, often endearing characters who mostly baffle the young New York physician as he… (more)

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