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Episode 14 - Leonard Betts

A headless corpse walks out of a hospital morgue triggering the search for a man who possesses unimaginable regenerative powers.

Aired: January 26, 1997
Writer: Vince Gilligan, John Shiban, and Frank Spotnitz
Director: Kim Manners

Production Notes

The first credited collaboration of 'John Gillnitz.' This script was not particularly well-loved at the time, but it went on to become the highest-rated episode of the series ever, thanks to its broadcast on Super Bowl night. It's still one of my favorite monster shows.