Login

Database

September, 1966
Paskey, Eddie
View article
Share this article
Eddie Paskey only has a few titles on his filmography. He appeared in one episode each of the television series Ben Casey, Gomer Pyle: USMC and The Dick Van Dyke Show, and three episodes of...

Read More

November, 1966
Howard, Clint
View article
Share this article
He may be forever known as Ron Howard’s “little brother,” but Clint Howard is the only one in the family with three appearances on various Star Treks—including the...

Read More

January, 1969
Biggs, Casey
View article
Share this article
Casey Biggs played Damar on Deep Space Nine. The character first appeared in one episode of Season 4 and became an important recurring character up to the final episode of the series in Season 7....

Read More

December, 1969
Frakes, Jonathan
View article
Share this article
Like many of his fellow Star Trek actors, Jonathan Frakes developed his acting chops on stage in New York City, where he appeared in Eugene O'Neill's The Hairy Ape and Shenandoah. Soap opera parts...

Read More

November, 1986
Peters, Brock
View article
Share this article
Brock Peters played two key roles in Star Trek: Admiral Cartwright in "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home" and "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country," and Joseph Sisko, Benjamin Sisko's New...

Read More

September, 1987
de Lancie, John
View article
Share this article
John de Lancie, whose portrayal of the mercurial character Q in Star Trek: The Next Generation has made him internationally (if not intergalactically) famous, was not always an omnipotent being...

Read More

Dorn, Michael
View article
Share this article
One would think that the man who holds one of the most-unique distinctions in Star Trek history — he has appeared as the same character in more hours of Star Trek than any other actor...

Read More

October, 1987
Shimerman, Armin
View article
Share this article
When Armin Shimerman was sixteen, his family moved from New Jersey to Los Angeles, where the teenager enrolled in a drama group.  The training suited him, and after his graduation from UCLA,...

Read More

November, 1987
Meaney, Colm
View article
Share this article
An acting enthusiast from the age of fourteen, Colm Meaney received his professional education at the Abbey Theatre School of Acting in his hometown of Dublin, Ireland.  After being cast in...

Read More

January, 1988
Miller, Dick
View article
Share this article
Dick Miller (born on Christmas Day 1928) is a Bronx, New York native best known for his many movie credits as part of the B-movie acting troupe utilized by cult director Roger Corman. He later...

Read More

Tierney, Lawrence
View article
Share this article
Gruff, gravel-voiced Lawrence Tierney (1919-2002) was a "tough guy" character actor from the heydey of film noir gangster movies who appreared twice in Star Trek. Predictably, he played...

Read More

May, 1988
Alaimo, Marc
View article
Share this article
The 6-foot tall, blue-eyed actor was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin as Mike Alaimo and became hooked on acting in high school, where he also served as senior class president. After gaining...

Read More

February, 1989
Collins, Christopher
View article
Share this article
Christopher Collins played four characters over the Star Trek franchise, beginning with Klingon Captain Kargan in TNG’s “A Matter of Honor”. He was also a Pakled, Captain...

Read More

Thompson, Brian
View article
Share this article
Tough, tall Brian Thompson may best be known as the alien bounty hunter from The X-Files, during the years he appeared five times in Star Trek—first as displaced Klingon officer Klag in...

Read More

April, 1990
Hetrick, Jennifer
View article
Share this article
Popular model-actress Jennifer Hetrick played Vash, a rogue archeologist/treasure hunter who became Picard's unexpected love interest on his Risan vacation in "Captain's Holiday", and then again...

Read More

November, 1990
O'Reilly, Robert
View article
Share this article
Robert O'Reilly's appearances on the last season of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine marked a decade of work on Star Trek. O'Reilly's introduction to Star Trek: The Next Generation was in the episode...

Read More

May, 1991
Fleck, John
View article
Share this article
John Fleck played several guest roles on The Next Generation, Deep Space Nine, and Voyager before playing Silik, a major recurring character, on Enterprise. Silik was the Suliban responsible for...

Read More

June, 1991
March, Barbara
View article
Share this article
Strong female Klingon characters are about as ubiquitous as it gets in Star Trek, and Barbara March’s indelible performance as Lursa, paired with fellow Duras sister B’Etor, were...

Read More

Walsh, Gwynyth
View article
Share this article
As the younger and more dangerously seductive half of the Klingon Duras sisters, B’Etor as played by Gwynyth Walsh became one of modern Star Trek’s most iconic characters. She later...

Read More

December, 1991
Smith, Kurtwood
View article
Share this article
Ironic it is that Kurtwood Smith could amass a body of screen work and yet be best remembered as the dad of That ‘70s Show—but there he is as Annorax, the Krenim time-tripper of...

Read More

April, 1992
Grodenchik, Max
View article
Share this article
Max Grodénchik played Rom, the former barkeep/technician/waste extraction engineer on station Deep Space 9 who has moved up to the position of Grand Nagus of the Ferengi Alliance. A highly...

Read More

May, 1992
Kopache, Thomas
View article
Share this article
Manchester, N.H., native Thomas Kopache is one of Star Trek’s busiest guest stars, with seven roles to his credit across all modern TV series—though only Kira’s late father...

Read More

January, 1993
Auberjonois, Rene
View article
Share this article
Rene Auberjonois did it all on Star Trek. The veteran stage, television and film actor – who also happens to be an artist, director, voiceover talent, audiobook narrator, painter,...

Read More

Babel
View article
Share this article
Frustrated by the mechanical problems on the space station, O'Brien attempts to fix the food replicators. Little does he know, an alien device has found a way into the station circuitry. For some...

Read More

Brooks, Avery
View article
Share this article
Avery Brooks, the formidable actor who played Captain Benjamin Sisko on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, was born Oct. 2, 1948, in Evansville, Indiana, and raised in Gary, Indiana, by his parents...

Read More

Captive Pursuit
View article
Share this article
While listening to a complaint about Quark's lascivious behavior from a Dabo girl, Sisko is alerted that an alien vessel is coming through the wormhole. The vessel contains a reptilian being named...

Read More

Eisenberg, Aron
View article
Share this article
Prior to his role as Quark's nephew "Nog" on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Aron Eisenberg could be seen (sans prosthetics) in leading roles on various television series and films. These works...

Read More

Emissary, Part I
View article
Share this article
For six days during Stardate 43997, Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the Starship Enterprise was held captive by a sinister race called the Borg. The Borg altered the captain's appearance and mind and...

Read More

Emissary, Part II
View article
Share this article
On a distant outpost at the edge of the final frontier, an untested crew embarks on an unprecedented journey. For six days during Stardate 43997, Captain Jean-Luc Picard of the Starship...

Read More

Farrell, Terry
View article
Share this article
At nearly six feet tall, Terry Farrell seemed destined to be a model.  After a year as a foreign exchange student in Mexico City, the Iowa teenager moved to New York to audition for the Elite...

Read More

Hatae, Hana
View article
Share this article
Hana Hatae, who played Molly O'Brien, Miles and Keiko's daughter -- first in the "Rascals" episode of The Next Generation and then in 11 episodes of Deep Space Nine -- is all grown up. In fact,...

Read More

Lofton, Cirroc
View article
Share this article
Only fourteen years old when he was cast as Jake Sisko on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Cirroc Lofton already had appeared in the feature film Beethoven, and on television in the series Moesha and...

Read More

Man Alone, A
View article
Share this article
The adjustment period aboard Deep Space Nine continues as transplants from across the galaxy attempt to come to terms with their new life and each other. O'Brien's wife Keiko misses the U.S.S...

Read More

Past Prologue
View article
Share this article
Dr. Bashir is excited to meet Garak, the last Cardassian aboard Deep Space Nine and a rumored spy. He rushes to tell the rest of the crew, but they are busy rescuing a Bajoran, Tahna Los, whose...

Read More

Robinson, Andrew J.
View article
Share this article
Andrew Jordt Robinson was born in New York on February 14, 1942. Robinson's career plans were journalism and teaching until a Fulbright acting scholarship gave him a year of study at the London...

Read More

Siddig, Alexander
View article
Share this article
Alexander Siddig—initially credited in the series as Siddig El Fadil—attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts before working for several years in small theatrical...

Read More

Visitor, Nana
View article
Share this article
Nana Visitor came to the entertainment profession naturally; her father was a Broadway choreographer and her mother was a ballet instructor.  When she was seven years old, Visitor began...

Read More

February, 1993
Dax
View article
Share this article
Lieutenant Dax, preparing to return to her quarters for the evening, is being observed by a male Trill named Selin Peers. Ilon Tandro, a humanoid from Klaestron IV, joins him in the shadows....

Read More

MacDonald, Scott
View article
Share this article
Scott MacDonald played the villainous Xindi Commander Dolim during Enterprise's Season 3. However, he has made memorable appearances in other Star Trek TV shows, including Subcommander N'Vek on...

Read More

Passenger
View article
Share this article
Traveling in a runabout, Kira and Bashir pick up a distress signal from a disabled Kobliad ship. They beam over to discover an injured Kobliad woman named Ty Kajada, a security officer. Her...

Read More

Q-Less
View article
Share this article
Returning from a mission to the Gamma Quadrant on the other side of the wormhole, Lieutenant Dax and an ensign are trapped in their Runabout. While O'Brien works to free them, Dr. Bashir sees...

Read More

March, 1993
Move Along Home
View article
Share this article
Commander Sisko, in dress uniform, prepares to receive the first formal alien delegation from the Gamma Quadrant — a group from a newly discovered species known as the Wadi. Sisko, Kira,...

Read More

Tallman, Patricia
View article
Share this article
Science fiction television has been very, very good for skilled stuntwoman Patricia Tallman. A longtime doubler for Gates McFadden on TNG, Tallman parlayed her natural good looks and talent...

Read More

The Nagus
View article
Share this article
It's business as usual for Quark at his bar, until he is approached by a Ferengi named Krax, who presents his father, Grand Nagus Zek, the elderly, shrewd, revered leader of the Ferengi business...

Read More

April, 1993
Battle Lines
View article
Share this article
Kai Opaka, Bajor's spiritual leader, pays a surprise visit to the station — her first journey away from her home planet. Sisko, Kira, and Bashir escort her on a tour of the station, and...

Read More

Vortex
View article
Share this article
While haggling with a pair of twinned Miradorns over a valuable goblet for which he had agreed to provide a buyer — until learning that the artifact in question may have been acquired...

Read More

May, 1993
Dramatis Personae
View article
Share this article
Kira protests when Sisko allows a Valerian ship to dock at the station, because she believes that the Valerians are supplying weapons-grade dolamide to the Cardassians. However, before the...

Read More

Forsaken, The
View article
Share this article
Bashir plays reluctant host to a delegation of Federation ambassadors, one of whom happens to be Lwaxana Troi, mother of the Enterprise's counselor, Deanna Troi. Lwaxana creates a scene in Quark's...

Read More

If Wishes Were Horses
View article
Share this article
While Sisko, Kira, and Dax investigate readings of unusually high thoron emissions coming from the plasma field in their area of space, O'Brien reads his daughter Molly a bedtime story about...

Read More

Keith, Brian
View article
Share this article
In one of the last 10 roles of his long career, Brian Keith turned in a memorable performance in his trademark crusty way as Mullibok, the Bajoran farmer who refuses to budge in...

Read More

Progress
View article
Share this article
With the Federation's help, the Bajoran government is about to perform a massive energy transfer by tapping the molten core of its fifth moon, Jeraddo. In preparation, Kira and Dax make an orbital...

Read More

Storyteller, The
View article
Share this article
Sisko and Kira play host on the space station to the leaders of two rival Bajoran factions — the Paqu and the Navot. Sisko has stepped in to mediate their land dispute in an effort to avert...

Read More

June, 1993
Duet
View article
Share this article
A Kobheerian freighter transports a passenger onto the space station who has a medical condition known as Kalla-Nohra. Kira recalls that the only cases of this were the result of a mining accident...

Read More

Fletcher, Louise
View article
Share this article
Academy Award winner Louise Fletcher, infamous for her Oscar turn as sadistic Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, made a perfect casting as Winn Adami, the "bad girl" holy...

Read More

In the Hands of the Prophets
View article
Share this article
While Keiko O'Brien is teaching her students about the scientific aspects of the wormhole, a Bajoran woman in religious garb, Vedek Winn, observes the class and calmly objects to Keiko's secular...

Read More

September, 1993
Homecoming, The
View article
Share this article
Kira is intrigued when Quark presents her with an earring he claims was delivered from Cardassia IV. She immediately recognizes the earring as that of Li Nalas, who according to legend is the...

Read More

Langella, Frank
View article
Share this article
Film and Broadway legend Frank Langella played Minister Jaro Essa, a wonderfully complex “bad guy” Bajoran in the opening DS9 Season 2 trilogy that opened with “The...

Read More

October, 1993
Cardassians
View article
Share this article
Bashir is surprised when his "friend" Garak, a Cardassian tailor, is attacked and bitten by a Cardassian boy who is visiting the station with his Bajoran father. The boy, Rugal, is an orphan...

Read More

Circle, The
View article
Share this article
After Minister Jaro dismisses Major Kira and sends her back to Bajor, Sisko angrily confronts him about his actions. Jaro is surprised that Sisko is not happy to be rid of his troublesome officer,...

Read More

Invasive Procedures
View article
Share this article
A violent plasma storm leads to the evacuation of Deep Space Nine, leaving a skeleton crew behind to maintain the station. Odo is suspicious when he learns that Quark is hiding in an airlock, but...

Read More

Melora
View article
Share this article
The crew welcomes Ensign Melora Pazlar, a cartographer on a mission to chart the Gamma Quadrant. Melora is an Elaysian, a species from a planet with very low gravity, and because of this, she must...

Read More

Siege, The
View article
Share this article
With less than five hours remaining before Bajoran forces are due to arrive, Sisko continues to evacuate Deep Space Nine. He elects to remain aboard to delay the station takeover, and is pleased...

Read More

Weber, Steven
View article
Share this article
Steven Weber took time out midway through his run as Brian Hackett on NBC’s hit sitcom Wings to go in a different direction as Bajoran coup supporter Colonel Day on the DS9 episode...

Read More

November, 1993
Kiley, Richard
View article
Share this article
Playing the bombastic genius Gideon Seyetik in DS9’s “Second Sight” came easy to Richard Kiley, and with good reason: he did shoot to fame, after all, as Don Quixote in the...

Read More

Necessary Evil
View article
Share this article
A beautiful Bajoran woman, Pallra, calls Quark to Bajor and persuades him to retrieve a strongbox her late husband kept hidden on Deep Space Nine. He agrees, unaware that a stranger named Trazko...

Read More

Richardson, Salli Elise
View article
Share this article
Best known today for her role as Dr. Allison Boake on Eureka, Salli Elise Richardson had her third role on television and eighth overall in the dual role of Fenna and Nidell, the mysterious...

Read More

Rules of Acquisition
View article
Share this article
While engaging in a game of Tongo with Rom, Dax, and a young Ferengi waiter named Pel, Quark is hailed by his leader, Grand Nagus Zek, who has good news for him — Zek has chosen him to act...

Read More

Sanctuary
View article
Share this article
When a ramshackle alien vessel is detected making its way through the wormhole, the ship's four passengers are transported to Deep Space Nine. The humanoid aliens, led by a female named Haneek,...

Read More

Second Sight
View article
Share this article
On the fourth anniversary of his wife's death, Sisko takes a melancholy late-night stroll along the Promenade, where a lovely alien woman named Fenna engages him in conversation. Strangely,...

Read More

January, 1994
Alternate, The
View article
Share this article
Dr. Mora Pol, the Bajoran scientist who studied Odo after he was discovered, arrives on Deep Space Nine with the announcement that he may have a clue to Odo's origins. The scientist's presence...

Read More

Armageddon Game
View article
Share this article
Bashir and O'Brien travel to a lab orbiting T'Lani III in an effort to eliminate the Harvesters — a deadly bio-mechanical weapon used in the centuries-long war between the Kellerun and...

Read More

Rivals
View article
Share this article
Over a drink at Quark's, a middle-aged alien widow, Alsia, tells an alien man, Martus, how she plans to invest her life savings in a large mining concession. Just as Martus offers to become her...

Read More

February, 1994
Paradise
View article
Share this article
While surveying nearby star systems for M-Class planets, Sisko and O'Brien locate a planet that already supports a colony of humans. They transport to the surface, and learn that none of their...

Read More

Playing God
View article
Share this article
Arjin, a Trill initiate trying to qualify for joining with a symbiont, is nervous that he must study under Dax, having heard horror stories about the tough-as-nails Curzon and other...

Read More

Shadowplay
View article
Share this article
In the Gamma Quadrant, Dax and Odo detect an unusual particle field on the surface of an unexplored planet. Transporting to the source, they find an alien village and some kind of reactor emitting...

Read More

Whispers
View article
Share this article
After returning from an assignment in the Paradas system, O'Brien notices that everyone on the station is treating him differently. His wife, Keiko, acts strangely distant towards him and meets...

Read More

March, 1994
Blood Oath
View article
Share this article
The relative calm of Deep Space Nine is shattered by the arrival of three aged Klingon warriors — drunken, overweight Kor; warlike Koloth; and their leader, Kang. The three came to find...

Read More

Profit and Loss
View article
Share this article
Sisko and the Ops crew pull in a small, severely damaged Cardassian vessel containing three passengers — Professor Natima Lang and her students, Hogue and Rekelen. Natima explains that their...

Read More

May, 1994
Collaborator, The
View article
Share this article
Bajor is about to elect a new spiritual leader, and Kira's lover, Vedek Bareil, is the leading candidate, having been Kai Opaka's personal choice to succeed her. After spending time with Kira on...

Read More

Crossover
View article
Share this article
After experiencing operational difficulties while traveling through the wormhole, Kira and Bashir find themselves in an alternate universe where the space station is populated by exact doubles of...

Read More

Maquis, The, Part II
View article
Share this article
Sisko, Kira, and Bashir are held in a Maquis camp, but Gul Dukat is not there. Cal Hudson then tells Sisko he is leaving Starfleet to work with the rebels, certain Cardassia is violating the...

Read More

Wire, The
View article
Share this article
While having his weekly lunch with Bashir, Garak is suddenly overcome by extreme pain. It subsides just as quickly, but when the worried Bashir attempts to help him, Garak angrily refuses to go to...

Read More

June, 1994
Jem'Hadar, The
View article
Share this article
Sisko's plans for father-son bonding are ruined when Jake invites Nog to accompany them on a trip to the Gamma Quadrant. Quark insists on coming to escort his nephew, and the not-so-happy...

Read More

Tribunal
View article
Share this article
While leaving for a vacation with Keiko, O'Brien encounters Boone, a former crewmate from the Rutledge. The two exchange pleasantries and O'Brien hurries off, eager to start his trip. In his...

Read More

September, 1994
Search, Part I, The
View article
Share this article
Preparing for possible invasion by the Jem'Hadar, the soldiers of the Dominion, Kira determines that Deep Space Nine lacks the firepower to defend itself — until Sisko arrives in an...

Read More

October, 1994
Abandoned, The
View article
Share this article
A Boslic Captain talks Quark into purchasing the wreckage of a ship that crashed in the Gamma Quadrant. Unfortunately, he ends up with much more than he bargained for when he finds a newborn alien...

Read More

Equilibrium
View article
Share this article
While experimenting with a keyboard, the musically untrained Dax inexplicably plays a melody she seems to remember from somewhere, then suddenly develops a short temper toward her fellow crew...

Read More

House of Quark, The
View article
Share this article
With bar business especially slow, Rom complains to Quark that their only customer, a Klingon named Kozak, says he's out of money. Quark approaches Kozak, who responds by pulling a knife. But he...

Read More

Search, Part II, The
View article
Share this article
Odo and Kira have landed on a lone planet in the Omarion Nebula, which they have discovered is Odo's homeworld. A Female Shapeshifter encourages him to begin the slow process of learning who he...

Read More

Second Skin
View article
Share this article
Kira is surprised when she sees records indicating that she was incarcerated at Elemspur, a Cardassian prison, 10 years ago. Certain she was never at the prison, Kira tracks down a man listed as...

Read More

November, 1994
Civil Defense
View article
Share this article
While working in the station's ore processing unit, O'Brien and Jake accidentally activate an automated Cardassian security program, which traps the pair and Sisko in the room. Throughout the...

Read More

Combs, Jeffrey
View article
Share this article
Jeffrey Combs has played numerous characters in the Star Trek universe, appearing in Deep Space Nine, Voyager, and Enterprise. His most notable roles are as Weyoun the Vorta and the Ferengi Brunt...

Read More

Defiant
View article
Share this article
When Commander William Riker from the U.S.S. Enterprise visits the station, an intrigued Kira takes him on a tour, particularly of the Defiant. On the bridge of the docked ship, Kira uses her...

Read More

Fascination
View article
Share this article
The Bajoran Gratitude Festival, an annual celebration, is about to get underway, and both Kira and O'Brien await the arrival of their loves. But while Kira's encounter with Bareil is sweet,...

Read More

Meridian
View article
Share this article
While exploring the Gamma Quadrant in the Defiant, Sisko, Dax, Bashir, and O'Brien are shocked when a planet appears where none existed before. They are contacted by a woman named Seltin, who...

Read More

January, 1995
Life Support
View article
Share this article
When a serious accident nearly destroys a Bajoran transport arriving at the space station, Kai Winn manages to escape basically unharmed, but Vedek Bareil is critically injured. As Bashir operates...

Read More

Past Tense, Part I
View article
Share this article
En route to a symposium in San Francisco, Sisko, Dax and Bashir are lost during transport to Earth from the Defiant. The trio materializes in San Francisco, but in the year 2024. Apprehended by a...

Read More

Past Tense, Part II
View article
Share this article
Sisko, posing as Gabriel Bell of the 21st century, takes charge of the hostage situation in the Processing Center as rioting begins within the Sanctuary District, and tells the angry residents...

Read More

February, 1995
Destiny
View article
Share this article
In the wake of the peace treaty with Cardassia, Sisko is excited about working with two Cardassian scientists who are assigned to help deploy a subspace relay in the Gamma Quadrant — a...

Read More

Heart of Stone
View article
Share this article
While traveling in a Runabout, Kira and Odo learn that a Maquis ship has ambushed a Lissepian vessel. They pursue the attacking ship to a deserted moon, where it crashes. Kira and Odo land on the...

Read More

Next page
Continue Reading Below