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September, 1966
Kelley, DeForest
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Like the character of Dr. Leonard McCoy he played, Jackson DeForest Kelley was born in Georgia—Atlanta, to be specific, the son of a Baptist minister. Following his discharge from the U.S....

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Nichols, Nichelle
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Prior to being cast as Lt. Uhura in Star Trek, Nichelle Nichols had guested on Gene Roddenberry's first series, The Lieutenant. Born in Robbins, Ill., near Chicago,...

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Nimoy, Leonard
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Born and raised in Boston, Leonard Nimoy started acting as a boy, but moved to Los Angeles at age 18 to give it a go on a professional level. He worked his way up from small roles in the likes of...

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Shatner, William
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It’s said that a role as highly visible as James T. Kirk in the Star Trek franchise can be the “kiss of death” to a professional acting career, but it doesn’t seem to have...

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Takei, George
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George Hosato Takei was born in the Boyle Heights district of Los Angeles. He and his family lived there until World War II when, after the attack on Pearl Harbor, they were relocated to a...

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September, 1967
Koenig, Walter
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Walter Koenig — actor, director, screenwriter, novelist, acting professor, and comic book creator — played Ensign Pavel Chekov in the orignal Star Trek begining with Season 2.Born in...

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September, 1987
Dorn, Michael
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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...

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January, 1989
Sheppard, W. Morgan
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Venerable character actor William Morgan Sheppard turns up four times in the Star Trek universe: as the Rura Penth commandant in ST VI;  as the chief Vulcan Science Council minister in...

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June, 1989
Warner, David
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Renowned character actor David Warner has played his share of villains for Star Trek, including those with lots of latex.  St. John Talbot was a human character in Star Trek V: The...

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December, 1991
Cattrall, Kim
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Kim Cattrall, now world-famous as the outrageous Samantha Jones of HBO's Sex and the City, played the first “bad" Vulcan female when she donned ears as the traitorous Valeris for Star...

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Iman
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Iman has starred in a variety of TV and films, including Miami Vice and the Oscar-winning Out of Africa, before co-starred in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country" as the chameloid Martia....

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Plummer, Christopher
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Christopher Plummer portrayed the Klingon Shakespeare-quoting General Chang in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.

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Slater, Christian
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A long time Star Trek fan, noted actor Christian had had his own brief, uncredited cameo in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country. Thanks to not only his fame but his...

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Smith, Kurtwood
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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...

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Wiedlin, Jane
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Jane Wiedlin, the iconic rhythm guitarist of 80s New Wave all-woman band The Go-Go’s,  indulged her lifelong fandom of Star Trek with a cameo in 1986’s Star Trek IV: The...

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January, 1993
Auberjonois, Rene
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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,...

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September, 2017
Arhin, Arista
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Arista Arhin plays Young Michael Burnham on Star Trek: Discovery. The child actress, who hails from Canada, counts among her previous credits a guest shot on The Mystery Files and a recurring role...

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Chieffo, Mary
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Mary Chieffo, who portrays L'Rell, the battle deck commander of the Klingon ship, on Star Trek: Discovery, has acting in her blood. She is the daughter of actors Beth Grant and Michael Chieffo,...

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Coutts, Emily
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Emily Coutts co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Keyla Detmer, helmsman of the U.S.S. Shenzhou. The Canadian redhead previously appeared in such films and television shows as Transporter: The...

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Frain, James
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James Frain, Sarek on Star Trek: Discovery, is a respected British actor whose many film and television credits include Prime Suspect, Elizabeth, Hilary and Jackie, The Tudors, FlashForward, True...

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Howell, Justin
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Justin Howell is the stuntman and actor who portrays the Klingon, Rejac, on Star Trek: Discovery. Among his previous credits are Reign, Lost Girl, The Strain, Killjoys, Arrow, Suicide Squad,...

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Jones, Doug
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Doug Jones, Star Trek: Discovery's Saru, has emerged as a genre fan favorite over the years thanks to his memorable creature performances in such sci-fi and horror films and television shows as...

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Martin-Green, Sonequa
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Sonequa Martin-Green, who plays Michael Burnham on Star Trek: Discovery, was born and raised in Russellville, Alabama. She studied theater at the University of Alabama, graduating in 2007. While...

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McConnell, Clare
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Clare McConnell plays Dennas, a leader in the Klingon Empire, on Star Trek: Discovery. Based in Toronto, she performs sketch and improv regularly in venues across the city. Her first role in a...

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Mitchell, Kenneth
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Kenneth Mitchell co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Kol, a commanding officer in the Klingon Empire. Mitchell, who was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, has appeared in such films as The...

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Momen, Ali
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Ali Momen co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Kamran Gant, tactical officer aboard the U.S.S. Shenzhou. Momen is an accomplished actor-singer-producer who has graced the stage (Monsoon Wedding);...

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Morgan, Bonnie
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Bonnie Morgan is the actress and stuntwoman who played a Crepuscula alien in the Star Trek: Discovery premiere episode, "The Vulcan Hello." She'd previously appeared in dozens of films and...

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Mpumlwana, Thamela
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Thamela Mpumlwana plays Young T'Kuvma on Star Trek: Discovery. The Canadian actor and voice artist counts among his credits Arthur, The Warrior and the Savior, The Gabby Douglas Story, Peg+Cat,...

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Obi, Chris
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Chris Obi, who plays T'Kuvma, the Klingon leader seeking to unite the Klingon houses, on Star Trek: Discovery, studied at Drama Center London and later trained students at Actor in Session, also...

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Pancholy, Maulik
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Maulik Pancholy, who co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Dr. Nambue, Chief Medical Officer aboard the starship Shenzhou, counts among his previous television and film credits Tracey Takes On...,...

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Runyan, Damon
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Damon Runyan, who co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Ujilli, a leader in the Klingon Empire, hails from Toronto and studied acting at The Second City and The Lyric School of Acting. His film and...

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Serpico, Terry
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Terry Serpico plays Admiral Anderson, a high-ranking Starfleet official, on Star Trek: Discovery. The military brat son of an Army Colonel, he was born in Fort Sill, Lawton, Oklahoma, and has...

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Tomlinson, David Benjamin
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David Benjamin Tomlinson played the Klingon, Or'eq, in the Star Trek: Discovery pilot, "The Vulcan Hello" and returned to portray Klingon Player #1 in the first-season finale, "Will You Take My...

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Valenza, Tasia
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Tasia Valenza provides the Computer Voice for Star Trek: Discovery. She is a New York City-born actress and voiceover artist whose long list of films, television show and games encompasses All My...

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Vartholomeos, Sam
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Sam Vartholomeos co-starred on season one of Star Trek: Discovery as Ensign Danby Connor, a Junior Officer in Starfleet Academy assigned to the starship U.S.S. Shenzhou. Connor perished during the...

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Violette, Chris
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Chris Violette, who portrays U.S.S. Shenzhou engineering officer Britch Wheeton on Star Trek: Discovery, is a Canadian actor who was born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Probably best known for...

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Waite, Romaine
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Romaine Waite appears on Star Trek: Discovery as Troy Januzzi, communications officer aboard the U.S.S. Shenzhou. The Canadian actor's film and television resume features Poster, Someone Not...

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Yeoh, Michelle
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Michelle Yeoh, Star Trek: Discovery's Captain Georgiou, is an internationally respected actress and action star. Born in Malaysia, she is best known for performances in the films Tomorrow Never...

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October, 2017
Andres, Dennis
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Dennis Andres played the doomed Corvan II mining colony engineer, Rance, in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “The Butcher’s Knife Cares Not for the Lamb’s Cry.” The actor...

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Barnes, Milton
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Milton Barnes is the Canadian actor who played Deck Crew #1 in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad." His film and TV credits date back more than 20 years and span...

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Barrell, Katherine
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Katherine Barrell is the Canadian actor, producer and director who played Stella Grimes in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad.” She studied at the...

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Blake, Jordana
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Jordana Blake is the Canadian child actress who portrayed the Betarian Girl in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “The Butcher’s Knife Cares Not for the Lamb’s Cry.” She...

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Brook, Jayne
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Jayne Brook portrays Admiral Cornwell on Star Trek: Discovery. Born in Northbrook, Illinois, the actress boasts a career spanning more than three decades and counts among her numerous film and...

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Coates, Conrad
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Veteran actor Conrad Coates portrays the Vulcan character, Admiral Terral, in Star Trek: Discovery. Coates has appeared in more than 100 television shows and movies dating back to the late 1980s,...

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Cruz, Wilson
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Wilson Cruz, who plays Dr. Hugh Culber on Star Trek: Discovery, was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, before relocating with his family to California, where he later attended California State...

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Deline, Jason
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Canadian actor Jason Deline portrayed the Medical Officer in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad." A television and film veteran, he's appeared in DeGrassi: The...

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Fouad, Hamza
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A self-described "Actor/ Photographer/ Spoken Word Artist/ Speaker/ Rebel-rouser," Hamza Fouad entered the Star Trek universe with an appearance as Deck Crew #2 in the Discovery episode, "Magic to...

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Grossman, Julianne
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Julianne Grossman, who provides the voice of the U.S.S. Discovery’s computer, is an actress, standup comic and veteran voiceover artist. Her many credits include Doubt, Spaceballs: The...

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Humphrey, Luke
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Luke Humphrey is the actor who portrayed V'Latak, the Vulcan logic extremist who tried to assassinate Ambassador Sarek (James Frain), in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Lethe." His prior...

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Isaacs, Jason
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Jason Isaacs plays Captain Gabriel Lorca, captain of the U.S.S. Discovery, on Star Trek: Discovery. The veteran British actor’s career spans nearly 30 years and counting, and his credits...

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Kung, Grace Lynn
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Grace Lynn Kung played the prisoner Psycho in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Context Is for Kings." A Canadian actress who splits her time between North America and the U.K., Kung counts among...

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Kwok-Choon, Patrick
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Patrick Kwok-Choon is the actor who portrays Rhys in Star Trek: Discovery. Kwok-Choon, who splits his time between Toronto and Los Angeles, is a classically trained actor and also proficient at...

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Latif, Shazad
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Shazad Latif, who plays Lieutenant Ash Tyler, a Starfleet officer in the Federation, on Star Trek: Discovery, is a British actor best known for his role as Dr. Henry Jekyll in the television...

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MacDonald, Devon
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Devon MacDonald portrayed an Engineering Officer in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Context Is for Kings." Among her other credits are The Best Years, Breakout Kings, Lost Girl, Tru Love and...

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MacNeill, Peter
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Veteran Canadian actor Peter MacNeill portrayed Barron Grimes, the father of Harry Mudd’s (Rainn Wilson) beloved Stella (Katherine Barrell), in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Magic...

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Mitich, Sara
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Sara Mitich plays Lt. Commander Airiam, a synthetic-human hybrid aboard the U.S.S. Discovery, on Star Trek: Discovery. Originally from Hamilton, Ontario, Mitich's previous television and film...

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Northwood, Simon
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Simon Northwood is a veteran stuntman and actor who played the Shuttle Pilot in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Choose Your Pain.” Born in England and raised there and the U.S. and...

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Oladejo, Oyin
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Oyin Oladejo, who appeared as Lieutenant Junior Grade Joann Owosekun in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Context Is for Kings," is a Toronto-based actress who hails from Nigeria. After...

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Pla, Conrad
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Conrad Pla is the actor who played Stone in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Context Is for Kings." Born in Spain and raised in Canada, Pla counts among his dozens of credits such shows and...

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Rapp, Anthony
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Anthony Rapp, Lt. Paul Stamets on Star Trek: Discovery, was born in Chicago and raised in Joliet, Illinois. An acclaimed actor and singer, he is most recognized for playing Mark Cohen in the...

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Rowe Jr., Ronnie
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Toronto native Ronnie Rowe played a Shuttle Pilot in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Context Is for Kings" and a communications specialist in "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad." His prior...

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Russell, Christopher
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Canadian actor Christopher Russell portrays Milton Richter in Star Trek: Discovery. His many film and television credits over the past two decades span from Kevin Hill, Land of the Dead,...

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Sharma, Rekha
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Rekha Sharma, who hails from Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, co-stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Commander Ellen Landry, the Discovery’s security officer. Sharma is perhaps most...

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Siddiqui, Saad
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Saad Siddiqui played Straal, Lt. Stamets' doomed research partner, in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Context Is for Kings." Born in Pakistan and raised in Maryland, Siddiqui is an actor and...

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Smith, Izaak
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Dancer/actor/model/poet Izaak Smith played the Jogger in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Magic to Make the Sanest Man Go Mad." Since reaching the top six in the first season of So You Think You...

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Toufexis, Elias
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Elias Toufexis played Cold in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "Context Is for Kings." The Canadian actor has performed on stage, in films and video games, and on television, and is also both a...

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Webb, Tyler Evan
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Tyler Evan Webb played Shuttle Klingon 1 in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Choose Your Pain.” His other credits include The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let's Do the Time Warp Again,...

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Whittaker, Jonathan
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Veteran actor Jonathan Whittaker played the Vulcan Director in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Lethe." One of Whittaker's earliest credits was 3 Men and a Baby, directed by Leonard Nimoy, and...

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Wilson, Rainn
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Three-time Emmy Award-nominated actor Rainn Wilson plays Harry Mudd on Star Trek: Discovery. Born and raised in Seattle, Washington, Wilson is a veteran of movies, television and theater, and is a...

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Wiseman, Mary
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Mary Wiseman stars on Star Trek: Discovery as Sylvia Tilly, a Starfleet Academy cadet in her final year of study, assigned to the U.S.S. Discovery. The young actress, who studied at Juilliard,...

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November, 2017
Ayres, Michael
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Michael Ayres is the actor who portrayed the Transporter Technician in the first-season Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Into the Forest I Go.” His previous credits include Murdoch...

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Boisvert, Michael
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Michael Boisvert played Captain T'Shen Kovil of the U.S.S. Gargarin, who went down with his ship in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum." The Toronto-based actor and...

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Grant, Anthony
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Anthony Grant is the Canadian-American actor/writer/director who appeared as the Klingon Comm Officer in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, "Si Vis Pacem, Para Bellum" and as Er'toom in "Will You...

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January, 2018
Asante, Sam
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Sam Asante is the actor who played the Senior Guard in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Vaulting Ambition.” Among his other projects are Fifteen Minutes, Fear They Neighbor, Hero,...

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Crittenden, Jeremy
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Canadian actor Jeremy Crittenden guest starred as Lord Eling in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Vaulting Ambition.” His previous credits include The L Word, The Dead Zone, Stan...

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Dauda, Raven
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Toronto-based actress Raven Dauda played Dr. Pollard in “Vaulting Ambition,” a first-season episode of Star Trek: Discovery. On her Twitter page, Dauda describes herself as a...

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Gilchrist, Riley
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Riley Gilchrist played Shukar, a male Andorian, in Star Trek: Discovery. The actor’s many previous film and television credits include The Smartest Woman Survival Guide, Warehouse 13,...

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Judge, Harry
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Harry Judge plays Admiral Gorch, a Tellarite, on Star Trek: Discovery. He so far has appeared in the episodes "The Wolf Inside" and "The War Without, The War Within." The Canadian actor's previous...

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MacLellan, Billy
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Billy MacLellan, who portrayed the character Barlow in the first-season Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Vaulting Ambition,” is a Canadian actor with television and film credits dating...

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Murphy, Dwain
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Dwain Murphy is an actor-producer-director who guest starred as Captain Maddox of the Imperial Flagship in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “The Wolf Inside.” Murphy was born on the...

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Ward, Marie
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Marie Ward is the Canadian actress who played the Junior Guard in the first-season Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Vaulting Ambition.” Ward’s many other film and television...

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February, 2018
Binkley, Matthew
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Matthew Binkley is the Canadian actor and model who portrayed the Orion character, Shavo, in the first-season finale of Star Trek: Discovery, “Will You Take My Hand?” Born in Toronto,...

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Kohan, Morgan
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Morgan Kohan, who describes herself on Twitter as “Just another Toronto actor livin' the life,” got green as the Orion Weapons Trader in the Star Trek: Discovery episode, “Will...

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Leger, Crystal
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Crystal Leger is the Canadian actress credited as Klingon Player #2 in “Will You Take My Hand?”, the final episode of Star Trek: Discovery’s freshman season. Her other credits...

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Nicholls-King, Melanie
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Melanie Nicholls-King is the Canadian actress who portrayed Admiral Drake in the Star Trek: Discovery episode "The War Without, The War Within." Best known for her stint as Cheryl on The Wire,...

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van Sprang, Alan
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Alan van Sprang is the Canadian actor plays Leland, a Section 31 agent, in season two of Star Trek: Discovery. Van Sprang actually first portrayed Leland in a scene deleted from the first...

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Wasylenko, Bree
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Bree Wasylenko is the Canadian actress and dancer who played Shava in the Star Trek: Discovery first-season finale, “Will You Take My Hand?” Born in Okotoks, Alberta, and currently...

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Kirshner, Mia
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Mia Kirshner recurs on Star Trek: Discovery as Amanda Grayson, who is the human wife of the Vulcan, Sarek, and helped raised Michael Burnham. Hailing from Toronto, Kirshner's career dates back...

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Mount, Anson
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Anson Mount plays Captain Christopher Pike of the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 on Star Trek: Discovery. Mount, who was born in Illinois and raised in Tennessee, earned a degree in theater from...

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Notaro, Tig
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Tig Notaro is the comic/actress/podcaster/writer who guest starred as Chief Engineer Denise Reno of the U.S.S. Hiawatha during season two of Star Trek: Discovery. Affectionately named by her...

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