Jahavus Dorahl was originally the captain of an unnamed bioship traveling through deep space. Lacking the resources to continue their mission, they were forced to remain stagnant and live within their own artificial ecosystem until help would inevitably arrive. Through unknown means, Dorahl eventually passed away as two thousand years went by and the communities on his ship began to flourish into legitimate cultures & societies.
If the Stars Should AppearEdit
When the Orville crew explores the bioship, the natives vigorously state that Dorahl is a god amongst their people. However, after overthrowing the Hamelac, Ed Mercer and his team find a video recording from Dorahl himself explaining the history of the ship. Everyone afterward realizing he was nothing more than a man and a captain.