William Shatner

22 Mar 1931

Actor, Director

William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, musician, singer, author, film director, spokesman and comedian. He gained worldwide fame and became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain James Tiberius Kirk, commander of the Federation starship USS Enterprise, in the science fiction television series Star Trek, from 1966 to 1969; Star Trek: The Animated Series from 1973 to 1974, and in seven of the subsequent Star Trek feature films from 1979 to 1994. He has written a series of books chronicling his experiences playing Captain Kirk and being a part of Star Trek, and has co-written several novels set in the Star Trek universe. He has also authored a series of science fiction novels called TekWar that were adapted for television.

Shatner also played the eponymous veteran police sergeant in T. J. Hooker from 1982 to 1986. Afterwards, he hosted the reality-based television series Rescue 911 from 1989 to 1996, which won a People's Choice Award for Favorite New TV Dramatic Series. He has since worked as a musician, author, director and celebrity pitchman. From 2004 to 2008, he starred as attorney Denny Crane in the television dramas The Practice and its spin-off Boston Legal, for which he won two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award.

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Filmography (57 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Batman vs. Two-Face
Genre: Action, Animation
Role: Actor (as Harvey Dent · Two-Face (voice))
(movie, 2015)
···A Christmas Horror Story
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Dangerous Dan)
(movie, 2013)
···Escape from Planet Earth
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as General Shanker (voice))
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself - Roaster)
(movie, 2009)
···Fanboys
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2006)
···Over the Hedge
Genre: Comedy, Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Ozzie (voice))
(movie, 2006)
···The Wild
Genre: Family, Animation
Role: Actor (as Kazar (voice))
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2006)
···Stalking Santa
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Narrator)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Stan Fields)
(movie, 2005)
···Lil' Pimp
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tony Gold)
(movie, 2003)
···1st Annual Spaceys
Role: Actor (as Himself)
(movie, 2003)
···A Carol Christmas
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Dr. Bob · Ghost of Christmas Present)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Starkman)
(movie, 2002)
···Showtime
Genre: Action, Comedy
By: Tom Dey
Role: Actor (as William Shatner)
(movie, 2001)
···Osmosis Jones
Genre: Action, Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Mayor Phlegmming (voice))
(movie, 2001)
···The Kid
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Professor)
(movie, 2000)
···Miss Congeniality
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Action
Role: Actor (as Stan Fields)
(movie, 1997)
···The First Men in the Moon
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Grand Lunar, King of the Moon)
(movie, 1996)
···Dead Man's Island
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Chase Prescott)
(movie, 1996)
···The Prisoner of Zenda, Inc.
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Michael Gatewick)
(movie, 1994)
7.0Star Trek: Generations
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as James T. Kirk)
(movie, 1994)
···TekWar
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···TekWar: TekJustice
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Walter H. Bascom)
(movie, 1994)
···TekWar: TekLab
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Walter H. Bascom)
(movie, 1994)
···TekWar: TekLords
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Walter H. Bascom)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as General Mortars)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as James Tiberius Kirk)
(movie, 1991)
···Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family
Role: Actor (as Captain James Tiberius Kirk (archive footage))
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1988)
···Broken Angel
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Chuck Coburn)
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Admiral · Captain James T. Kirk)
(movie, 1985)
···North Beach and Rawhide
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Rawhide MacGregor)
(movie, 1985)
···The Canadian Conspiracy
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Himself)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Admiral James T. Kirk)
(movie, 1984)
···Secrets of a Married Man
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Chris Jordan)
(movie, 1982)
···Airplane II: The Sequel
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Cdr. Buck Murdock)
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Admiral James T. Kirk)
(movie, 1982)
···Visiting Hours
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Gary Baylor)
(movie, 1980)
···The Babysitter
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Jeff Benedict)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jerry O'Connor)
Genre: Science Fiction, Adventure, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Captain James T. Kirk)
(movie, 1978)
···Crash
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Carl Tobias)
(movie, 1977)
···Kingdom of the Spiders
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Robert 'Rack' Hansen)
(movie, 1977)
···A Whale of a Tale
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Dr. Jack Fredericks)
(movie, 1974)
···Big Bad Mama
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as William J. Baxter)
(movie, 1974)
···Impulse
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Matt Stone)
(movie, 1973)
···Pioneer Woman
Genre: Western
Role: Actor (as John Sergeant)
(movie, 1972)
···The People
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Dr. Curtis)
(movie, 1970)
···Sole Survivor
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Lt. Col. Josef Gronke)
(movie, 1970)
···The Andersonville Trial
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Col. Chipman)
(movie, 1968)
···Alexander the Great
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Alexander)
(movie, 1968)
···Comanche blanco
Genre: Drama, Western
Role: Actor (as Johnny Moon · Notah)
(movie, 1966)
···Incubus
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Marc)
(movie, 1961)
···Judgment at Nuremberg
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Capt. Harrison Byers)
(movie, 1961)
···The Explosive Generation
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Peter Gifford)