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Aarniokoski, Douglas
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Douglas Aarniokoski made his Discovery directing debut with the first-season episode, “Lethe.” During his career, he worked his way up the ranks from second assistant director to first...

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Abrams, J.J.
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J.J. Abrams was in the midst of postproduction on Mission: Impossible III when Paramount Pictures approached him to produce a new Star Trek film. Although Abrams knew that his friends Roberto Orci...

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Alexander, Jesse
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Jesse Alexander serves as a writer and co-executive producer on Star Trek: Discovery. A California native, Alexander counts among his many prior credits Lost, Alias, Heroes, Hannibal and Agent...

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Anderson, Howard A.
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Visual effects pioneer Howard A. Anderson Jr., ASC, worked with Gene Roddenberry in 1964 to create the transporter "beam" and other effects for the fledgling Star Trek series. Anderson's credits...

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Baird, Stuart
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Already highly successful as a film editor ("Tommy", "The Omen", "Superman", "Lethal Weapon"), Stuart Baird transitioned to directing with the action features "Executive Decision" and "U.S....

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Barrett, David M.
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David M. Barrett made his Discovery directing debut with "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad," but it was not his Trek debut, as he helmed the "Divergence" episode of Enterprise back in 2005....

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Behr, Ira Steven
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Ira Steven Behr is executive producer of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Behr has been an integral creative force on the show since its inception in 1993. A graduate of Lehman College in New York...

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Beimler, Hans
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Hans Beimler was born and raised in Mexico City. His father was a refugee from the Spanish Civil War who became a prominent commercial director/cameraman. His mother, an American, studied painting...

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Bennett, Harve
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Harve Bennett produced and co-wrote the story for Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, which was a success financially, critically and with Trek fans and is widely credited with saving the franchise,...

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Berg, Gretchen J.
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Gretchen J. Berg is executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. Berg, who hails from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, counts among her other writing and/or producing credits Beverly Hills,...

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Berman, Rick
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With over 600 episodes of Star Trek to his credit, Emmy Award-winning producer Rick Berman is co-creator and executive producer of Paramount Network Television's Star Trek: Enterprise for UPN....

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Beyer, Kirsten
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Kirsten Beyer is a staff writer on Star Trek: Discovery and also author of the long-running Star Trek: Voyager novels. She actually also serves as Discovery’s liaison to the groups working...

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Biller, Kenneth
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Ken Biller served as executive producer of Paramount Network Television's Star Trek: Voyager for UPN. Biller joined Star Trek: Voyager during its premiere season as executive story editor and...

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Black, Chris
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Chris Black wrote several Enterprise episodes during the series' first three years. He was also a supervising producer during Season 1 as well as a co-executive producer during Seasons 2 and 3.

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Blackman, Robert
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Multiple Emmy award-winning Robert Blackman presently holds the position of costume designer for Enterprise. Largely recognized for the current design of the Starfleet uniforms and many of the...

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Bormanis, Andre
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Andre Bormanis received a Bachelor of Science degree in physics from the University of Arizona in 1981, and a master's degree in science, technology and public policy from George Washington...

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Braga, Brannon
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Brannon Braga is the co-creator and executive producer of Paramount Network Television's Star Trek: Enterprise for UPN. Braga's tenure with Star Trek began in 1990 as a writer/producer on...

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Brooks, Avery
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Avery Brooks portrayed Benjamin Sisko for seven years on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He also directed nine episodes of that series. For his biography, click here.

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Burton, LeVar
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In addition to playing Geordi La Forge for seven years on Star Trek: The Next Generation and in four Star Trek feature films, LeVar Burton has directed episodes of ST:TNG, Star Trek: Deep Space...

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Byrne, Chris
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Chris Byrne made his Star Trek: Discovery directing debut with the first-season episode "Into the Forest I Go," after working as second unit director on "The Vulcan Hello." He previously served as...

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Carson, David
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David Carson directed episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation (including "Yesterday's Enterprise") and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine before getting the assignment to direct the first ST:TNG motion...

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Chambliss, Scott
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When it came to doing a renovation on the Enterprise, J.J. Abrams and his design team knew that they would have to walk a very fine line, one that would allow them to exercise their own...

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Chang, Wah Ming
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Wah Ming Chang was one of the great unsung heroes of Star Trek. Few fans know his name, but everyone certainly knows his work: the phaser, the communicator, the tricorder, the Gorn, the first...

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Coleite, Aron Eli
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Aron Eli Coleite is a writer and co-executive producer on Star Trek: Discovery. He has previously worked on Crossing Jordan, Heroes, The River, Hostages and Home.

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Coto, Manny
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Manny Coto, co-executive producer of Star Trek: Enterprise, joined the writing staff of the show in its third season (2003), and by the fourth season rose to the status of showrunner alongside...

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Curry, Dan
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Dan Curry is the Visual Effects Producer for Star Trek: Enterprise. He graduated with a B.A. in Fine Arts and minor in Theatre from Middlebury College in Vermont, and then went to Humboldt State...

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Dawson, Roxann
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Roxann Dawson portrayed B'Elanna Torres on Star Trek: Voyager. She has also directed episodes of Voyager and Star Trek: Enterprise.  For her biography, click here.

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DeMeritt, Michael
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Michael DeMeritt started his eleven year relationship with Star Trek when he was hired as the 2nd 2nd Assistant Director on the pilot for Star Trek: Voyager. 2nd 2nd AD's are responsible for being...

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Dochterman, Daren R.
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Conceptual designer and visual effects artist Daren R. Dochterman has been in the motion picture industry for nearly 20 years. Dochterman has worked as a production illustrator, concept artist,...

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Drexler, Doug
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Doug Drexler is a designer, sculptor, illustrator and an Academy Award-winning makeup artist who has collaborated with such talents as Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman, James Caan, Meryl Streep and...

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Eaves, John
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Production designer John Eaves has had a major impact on the look of the Star Trek universe since 1994. He has been responsible for creating many of the props and ships for Star Trek: Deep Space...

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Echevarria, Rene
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After graduating with a degree in History from Duke University in 1984, Rene Echevarria moved to New York City to pursue a career in theater. He joined the Circle Repertory Lab Company in 1985,...

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Ellison, Harlan
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Biography courtesy of HarlanEllison.com Born: Cleveland, Ohio. 1934. HARLAN ELLISON has been called "one of the great living American short story writers" by the Washington Post; and the Los...

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Fein, David C.
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David C. Fein is the producer of Robert Wise's "Director's Edition" of "Star Trek: The Motion Picture," which premiered in 2001 to universal acclaim. Fein's interest in science fiction and...

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Flinn, Denny Martin
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Star Trek novelist and screenwriter Denny Martin Flinn shares screenplay credit for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country with the film's director Nicholas Meyer.

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Fontana, Dorothy (D.C.)
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A television writer since the early 1960's, Dorothy "D.C." Fontana was the personal assistant of Gene Roddenberry and became a prominent creative force behind Star Trek. As Roddenberry's...

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Foster, Alan Dean
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Alan Dean Foster wrote the story for Star Trek: The Motion Picture.

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Frakes, Jonathan
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For seven seasons, Jonathan Frakes played Will Riker on Star Trek: The Next Generation. He is also an accomplished director, with credits on Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space...

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Fuller, Bryan
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Bryan Fuller is the co-creator and executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. A lifelong Star Trek and sci-fi fan whose first writing staff job and learning lab was with Star Trek: Voyager for...

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Giacchino, Michael
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Michael Giacchino nominated for an Academy Award® for his score to the animated blockbuster Ratatouille, which went on to win the Oscar® for Best Animated Film.  He made his feature...

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Goldsman, Akiva
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Raised in Brooklyn Heights, New York, Akiva Goldsman received his bachelor’s degree from Wesleyan University and attended the graduate fiction writing program at New York University. His...

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Goldsmith, Jerry
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Academy Award-winning composer Jerry Goldsmith was one of Hollywood's busiest and most honored musical talents. Goldsmith's compositions have virtually defined the musical personality of Star Trek...

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Goodman, David A.
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David A. Goodman was a contributing writer as well as a consulting producer during Seasons 2 and 3 of Enterprise.

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Grossman, Michael
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Michael Grossman directed the Enterprise Season 3 episode "Hatchery" as well as Enterprise Season 4 episodes "The Forge" and "Affliction."

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Harberts, Aaron
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Aaron Harberts is executive producer of Star Trek: Discovery. The Iowa native has also written and/or produced Beverly Hills, 90210, the film Valentine, Roswell, John Doe, Wonderfalls, Pepper...

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Hetrick, Glenn
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Glenn Hetrick, Star Trek: Discovery's creature and makeup effects designer, was raised in Hellertown, PA. His proclivity for horror films, particularly those of the Universal and Hammer Studios...

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Howard, Merri
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Merri D. Howard was training to become a dental hygienist when a cousin asked her to be his assistant on a movie at Universal Studios. Deciding she didn't want to work with people's mouths...

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Hutzel, Gary
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Born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Gary Hutzel originally began studying Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan. Hutzel decided to change his career to the motion picture industry and...

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Industrial Light & Magic
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The Original Series was built using a shoestring budget, plaster sets and blinking lights; by the time the features and continuing television series came about, producers were able to push a...

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James, Richard
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Richard D. James graduated in 1960 from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, with a degree in Allied Arts and Design. He began his design career on the Fort Worth stage with a day job as an...

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Jefferies, Walter Matt
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It could easily be argued that there is no more identifiable and evocative icon of modern American pop culture than the Starship Enterprise. Its unique and scientifically sound design has...

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Justman, Robert
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Bob Justman, who passed away in 2008 at the age of 81, went from gofer to Executive Producer during a career that spanned more than 35 motion pictures and 500 television episodes, pilots and...

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Kadin, Heather
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Heather Kadin is an accomplished producer whose body of work spans a range of iconic television shows and feature films from this past decade. Currently, Kadin serves as President of Television...

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Kane, Adam
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Adam Kane is the veteran producer, director and cinematographer who directed the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Battle at the Binary Stars." Kane, who was born in Burbank, California, previously...

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Kaplan, Michael
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Although he designed the costumes for the futuristic classic Blade Runner—for which he won a British Academy of Film and Television Award in 1982—designer Michael Kaplan is not exactly...

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Kim, Bo Yeon
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Bo Yeon Kim is a Star Trek: Discovery staff writer, who, according to her Twitter bio, is “A TV writer. I doodle things, listen to soundtracks, play video games, and drink too much...

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Koenig, Walter
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Walter Koenig played Pavel Chekov on the original Star Trek series and in six feature films. He also wrote an episode of the "Star Trek: The Animated Adventures" series. For his biography, click...

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Konner, Lawrence
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After penning episodes of "Remington Steele" and "Little House on the Prairie", Lawrence Konner co-wrote the story for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country with Leonard Nimoy and Mark Rosenthal.

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Kroeker, Allan
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Allan Kroeker has directed numerous Star Trek episodes. His association with the franchise began during Deep Space Nine Season 5. He directed fourteen Deep Space Nine episodes, fourteen Voyager...

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Kurtzman, Alex
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The characters of Kirk and Spock are among the most instantly recognizable fictional characters created in the past 50 years. If the Star Trek reboot -- which kicked off with Star Trek (2009) was...

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Lauritson, Peter
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Peter Lauritson is supervising producer in charge of all post-production on Enterprise, which includes sound, music, visual effects and editorial, and has been instrumental in all Star...

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Lin, Justin
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Justin Lin, director of Star Trek Beyond, was born in Taipei, Taiwan, and grew up in Orange County, California. He studied film at the UCLA Film School before making his feature film...

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Lindelof, Damon
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Damon Lindelof is one of Hollywood’s most-respected – and busiest – writer/producers. He co-produced Star Trek (2009) and has co-written and is co-producing the Star Trek...

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Lippoldt, Erika
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Erika Lippoldt, a member of the Star Trek: Discovery writing staff, co-wrote the episode “Into the Forest I Go” with her writing partner, Bo Yeon Kim. Raised in France by American...

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Livingston, David
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David Livingston is the most prolific Star Trek director. He has directed two Next Generation episodes, 17 Deep Space Nine episodes, 28 Voyager episodes, and 14 Enterprise episodes. He has worked...

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Livingston, Harold
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Harold Livingston turned Alan Dean Foster's story into the screenplay for Star Trek: The Motion Picture.   He also wrote episodes of the "Mission: Impossible", "Mannix" and "Barbary Coast"...

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Logan, John
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Academy Award-nominated screenwriter John Logan wrote the screenplay and co-wrote the story for "Star Trek Nemesis" with Rick Berman and Brent Spiner. Logan received an Oscar nomination in 2001...

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Loughery, David
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David Loughery's screenwriting credits include Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (screenplay, and co-story with William Shatner and Harve Bennett), Passenger 57 and Money Train.

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Matessino, Michael
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Mike Matessino was the restoration supervisor for "Star Trek: The Motion Picture – The Director's Edition." Prior to that he worked with "TMP" director Robert Wise through the 1990s on...

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McFadden, Gates
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Gates McFadden played Dr. Beverly Crusher on Star Trek: The Next Generation and in four Star Trek films. She also directed the "Genesis" episode of ST:TNG. For her biography, click here.

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McGuire, Christopher
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Christopher McGuire serves as Star Trek: Discovery’s stunt coordinator. A veteran stuntman, stunt double, stunt driver and stunt coordinator, his many previous film and television credits...

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McNeill, Robert Duncan
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Robert Duncan McNeill played Tom Paris on Star Trek: Voyager. Since completing his acting role on Voyager, he has turned to directing on a regular basis. McNeill has now directed episodes for both...

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Mees, Jim
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The diverse career of Set Decorator Jim Mees began in 1967 when, at the age of 12, he met legendary textile designer Vera. That meeting resulted in a job as the youngest artist on Vera's 40-member...

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Menosky, Joe
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Joe Menosky is a Star Trek veteran who has served in various capacities – writer, producer and/or story editor – on Discovery, Voyager, Deep Space Nine and The Next Generation. Before...

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Meyer, Nicholas
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Nicholas Meyer, a writer and consulting producer on Star Trek: Discovery, has a long and vital history with the franchise. Meyer directed (and co-wrote, uncredited) Star Trek II: The Wrath of...

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Michael, Chuck
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Sound supervisor and re-recording mixer on the "Director's Edition" of "Star Trek: The Motion Picture," Chuck Michael has worked as an editor and/or supervisor on over 40 motion pictures. His...

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Moore, Ronald D.
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Ronald D. Moore served as co-executive producer of Paramount Network Television's Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Moore joined Star Trek: Deep Space Nine's production team as supervising producer in...

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Moore, Ronald B.
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Starting his career in the motion picture industry in 1978, Ron Moore has dedicated himself to creating visual effects. He has contributed to many features such as "Ghostbusters" and "2010," and...

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Nolan, Rea
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Rea Nolan is Star Trek: Discovery’s Klingon language dialect coach. She has worked as a voice teacher, workshop leader, coach, and performer in Canada, the United States, Ireland and the UK,...

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Okrand, Marc
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Marc Okrand devised the dialogue and coached the actors speaking the Klingon language heard in "Star Trek III: The Search for Spock," "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier," and "Star Trek VI: The...

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Okuda, Denise
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  Denise Okuda served as video/computer playback supervisor and graphic artist for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise, as well as for several Star Trek movies made during...

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Okuda, Michael
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As the lead graphic designer for Star Trek, Michael Okuda has earned screen credit on more Star Trek productions than anyone except Gene Roddenberry. Michael was responsible for the control...

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Orci, Roberto
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The characters of Kirk and Spock are among the most instantly recognizable fictional characters created in the past 50 years. If the Star Trek reboot was going to work, it would require writers...

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Osunsanmi, Olatunde
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Olatunde Osunsanmi is a writer, producer and director who helmed the Star Trek: Discovery episode "The Butcher's Knife Cares Not for the Lamb's Cry." His previous credits include The Cavern, The...

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Page, Neville
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Neville Page is one of the few behind-the-scenes talents who has made the leap from the recent Star Trek features to Star Trek: Discovery. Page is a master creature and concept designer who plied...

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Picardo, Robert
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Robert Picardo played the Emergency Medical Holographic Doctor for seven seasons on Star Trek: Voyager (plus a cameo appearance in the film "Star Trek: First Contact"). He also directed two...

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Piller, Michael
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Michael Piller was co-creator/executive producer of Star Trek: Voyager; co-creator/creative consultant of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine; and served as executive producer of Star Trek: The Next...

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Powers, Kemp
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Kemp Powers’ Twitter bio describes him as a “playwright, screenwriter, storyteller, birdwatcher, pugilist, nerd, gentleman.” He also happens to be a Star Trek: Discovery staff...

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Reeves-Stevens, Judith
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Judith Reeves-Stevens, along with husband Garfield, joined the writing staff on Star Trek: Enterprise at the beginning of Season 4. Their first script together was "The Forge." Judith and Garfield...

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Reeves-Stevens, Garfield
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Garfield Reeves-Stevens, along with wife Judith, joined the writing staff on Star Trek: Enterprise at the beginning of Season 4. Their first script together was "The Forge." Judith and Garfield...

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Roddenberry, Gene
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In September 1987, Star Trek: The Next Generation continued the legend that Gene Roddenberry began 25 years prior. As creator and producer of the original Star Trek television series, he launched...

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Roddenberry Jr., Eugene "Rod"
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Eugene “Rod” Roddenberry, is the guardian of the Roddenberry legacy and champions its timeless and universal ideals to new generations through creative and inspiring science fiction...

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Rose, Lee
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Lee Rose directed the first-season Star Trek: Discovery episode “Choose Your Pain.” Prior to becoming a director, Rose acted on stage and wrote and produced for television. Among her...

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Rosenthal, Mark
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Mark Rosenthal has collaborated several times with Lawrence Konner, notably on the story for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.

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Rossi, Dave
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After several years with the Star Trek: The Next Generation production company Dave Rossi was promoted to Supervisor of Star Trek projects for Rick Berman Productions. In this capacity, Dave...

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Roth, Trevor
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As C.O.O. and Head of Development for Roddenberry Entertainment, Trevor Roth works to develop and produce innovative science-fiction entertainment properties that remain true to traditions of the...

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Rush, Marvin V.
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Marvin V. Rush is a director and cinematographer who has worked on The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise.

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Russo, Jeff
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Jeff Russo, Star Trek: Discovery's composer, is a two-time Grammy and Emmy-nominated musician who is also a prominent songwriter and arranger in the film and television industry. His other recent...

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Scott, John S.
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John S. Scott directed the first-season Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum.” Scott, who was born and raised in California, worked his way up the ranks of the...

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Scott, T.J.
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Over the course of his long career, T.J. Scott has worn many hats: actor, producer, writer, second unit director and director. The Canadian sported his director’s hat to direct the...

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