The sci-fi television series Stargate SG-1 featured a lovable and memorable cast of main characters, not least of whom was Daniel Jackson, played by Michael Shanks. However, the show’s beloved archaeologist left at the end of the fifth season, leaving many fans bereft. Shanks returned in the seventh season after a brief absence, and he also made guest appearances in the sixth. So, why did Michael Shanks decide to leave Stargate SG-1 in the first place, and what drew him back? Why did Michael Shanks leave ‘Stargate SG-1’?
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