Actors who have appeared in both the "Star Trek" and "Doctor Who" franchises

by GusF | created - 10 Oct 2013 | updated - 17 Dec 2016 | Public

1. Nana Visitor

Actress | Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Nana Visitor was born on July 26, 1957 in New York City, New York, USA as Nana Tucker. She is an actress, known for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993), Friday the 13th (2009) and Ted 2 (2015). She has been married to Matthew Rimmer since April 2, 2003. She was previously married to Alexander Siddig ...

2. John de Lancie

Actor | Crank: High Voltage

John de Lancie was raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended Kent State University where he won a scholarship to Juilliard. John's father was a professional oboist with the Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra. de Lancie is probably best known for his portrayal as Eugene Bradford on Days of Our ...

3. David Warner

Actor | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

David Hattersley Warner was born July 29, 1941 in Manchester, England, to Ada Doreen (Hattersley) and Herbert Simon Warner. He was born out of wedlock and often accepted to be raised by each of his parents, eventually settling with his father and stepmother. His father changed jobs often and moved ...

4. Daphne Ashbrook

Actress | Doctor Who

Daphne Ashbrook was born on January 30, 1963 in Long Beach, California, USA as Daphne Lee Ashbrook. She is an actress and writer, known for Doctor Who (1996), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and JAG (1995).

5. Alan Dale

Actor | Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

Alan Dale was born on May 6, 1947 in Dunedin, South Island, New Zealand. He is best known for his eight year role as Jim Robinson in the long running Australian soap opera Neighbours (1985), played Caleb in the hit Fox series The O.C. (2003), featured on Lost (2004) and has a long list of recurring...

6. Mark Sheppard

Actor | Supernatural

Mark Andreas Sheppard was born on May 30, 1964 in London, England. He is an actor director and producer, known for Supernatural (2005), Battlestar Galactica (2004), Firefly (2002), Leverage (2008), Doctor Who (2005) In the Name of the Father (1993) and many others. He has been married to Sarah ...

7. William Morgan Sheppard

Actor | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

William Sheppard was born and raised in London, England to an Anglo-Irish family. He is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. He was an Associate Artist with the Royal Shakespeare Company for 12 years. He appeared on Broadway in 1966 with "Marat-Sade" and later in 1975 with "...

8. Olaf Pooley

Actor | The Adventures of Ben Gunn

He was born in Parkstone, Dorset, England. His father was English and his mother was Danish. Olaf was a student of architecture at the Architectural Association, London, and of painting at the Chelsea School of Art. In Paris, he studied under the tutelage of Marcel Grommaire, at the Acedemie ...

9. Steven Berkoff

Actor | Octopussy

Highly acclaimed English actor, playwright, author and director continues to set the benchmark in stunning, intense performances on both stage and screen. Berkoff was born in Stepney, London in August 1937 and received dramatic arts training in both Paris and London and then moved on to performing ...

10. Barrie Ingham

Actor | The Great Mouse Detective

Barrie Ingham was born on February 10, 1932 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Barrie Stanton Ingham. He was an actor, known for The Great Mouse Detective (1986), The Day of the Jackal (1973) and Dr. Who and the Daleks (1965). He was married to Tarne Phillips. He died on January 23, 2015 in Palm ...

11. Guy Siner

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl

Guy is known the world over for his portrayal of Lieutenant Gruber, one of the original and enduring characters of over 90 episodes of 'Allo 'Allo! (1982) which is one of the most successful comedy series the B.B.C. has ever produced and is still shown in more than 80 countries.

Guy was born in ...

12. Deep Roy

Actor | Star Trek

Deep Roy was born on December 1, 1957 in Nairobi, Kenya as Mohinder Purba. He is known for his work on Star Trek (2009), Corpse Bride (2005) and The NeverEnding Story (1984).

13. Christopher Neame

Actor | Licence to Kill

Born in London, in 1947, he was educated at independent school "King's School" in Canterbury, Kent. He started his film career at the beginning of 70s, as he debuted in Lust for a Vampire (1971), after some TV work, he was noticed in Dracula AD (1972), where he played Christopher Lee's (Dracula) ...

14. John Franklyn-Robbins

Actor | Emma

John Franklyn-Robbins was born on December 14, 1924 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England. He was an actor, known for Emma (1996), The Golden Compass (2007) and Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987). He died on March 21, 2009 in London, England.

15. Maurice Roëves

Actor | The Last of the Mohicans

Although born in Sunderland, he spent most of his life in Scotland and considers himself a true Scot. As a child he suffered from asthma and considers his recovery from it was due to playing the bugle in the Boys' Brigade. Educated in Glasgow, he toyed with the idea of becoming a teacher but after ...

16. Noel Clarke

Actor | Brotherhood

Noel Clarke was born on December 6, 1975 in London, England as Noel Anthony Clarke. He is an actor and producer, known for Brotherhood (2016), Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013) and The Anomaly (2014). He is married to Iris Da-Silva. They have two children.

17. Van Epperson

Actor | The Green Mile

Van Epperson has been a working character actor in Hollywood over 20 years. He also has a strong background in stage directing. Van has directed several large cast professional Outdoor Dramas in Kentucky and Ohio, as well as a number of classic plays in theaters throughout the southeast. He studied...

18. Robin Sachs

Actor | Galaxy Quest

Robin Sachs was born on February 5, 1951 in Hammersmith, London, England as Robin David Sachs. He was an actor, known for Galaxy Quest (1999), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) and Ocean's Eleven (2001). He was married to Casey DeFranco and Siân Phillips. He died on February 1, 2013 in Los ...

19. Amy Benedict

Actress | Sneakers

Amy Benedict was born on July 16, 1964 in Columbia, Missouri, USA. She is an actress, known for Sneakers (1992), Thirtysomething (1987) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993). She has been married to Mark Brodie since October 17, 1998. They have two children.

20. Bari Hochwald

Actress | Star Trek: Voyager

Bari Hochwald was born in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Star Trek: Voyager (1995), Torchwood (2006) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).

21. George Murdock

Actor | Star Trek V: The Final Frontier

George Murdock was born on June 25, 1930 in Salina, Kansas, USA as George Risk Sawaya Jr. He was an actor, known for Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989), Orange County (2002) and Man in the Chair (2007). He was married to Catherine A. Miller. He died on April 30, 2012 in Burbank, California, USA.

22. Richard Wharton

Actor | Girlboss

Richard Wharton is an actor, known for Girlboss (2017), Sound of My Voice (2011) and Dragon Storm (2004).

23. David Youse

Actor | Criminal Minds

David Youse was born in Philadelphia, PA on January 19th, 1966. He grew up in Jenkintown, PA and started working in local dinner theaters in the Philadelphia area. At the age of 14 he started performing at the Huntingdon Valley Dinner Theater in such shows as: The Music Man, Damn Yankees and The ...

24. Kelvin Yu

Producer | Bob's Burgers

Kelvin Yu is a producer and writer, known for Bob's Burgers (2011), Grandma's Boy (2006) and Cloverfield (2008).

25. Eric Steinberg

Actor | Star Trek: First Contact

Eric Steinberg was born in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is an actor, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Day Break (2006) and Supergirl (2015).

26. Paul Hayes

Actor | Black Dynamite

Paul Hayes is an actor, known for Black Dynamite (2009), Chaplin (1992) and The X-Files (1993).

27. Jason Brooks

Actor | Star Trek

Jason began his career with his memorable portrayal of the dark, but likable villain, "Peter Blake", on NBC's long-running drama, Days of Our Lives (1965), for which he garnered Soap Opera Digest's coveted Best Villain award.

After leaving "Days" to pursue other projects, Jason continued to work ...

28. Chris Obi

Actor | American Gods

Chris Obi is an actor and director, known for American Gods (2017), Star Trek: Discovery (2017) and Snow White and the Huntsman (2012).

29. Simon Pegg

Actor | Shaun of the Dead

English actor, writer and comedian Simon Pegg was born Simon John Beckingham in Brockworth, Gloucestershire, to Gillian Rosemary (Smith), a civil servant, and John Henry Beckingham, a jazz musician. His parents divorced when Pegg was seven. He later took his stepfather's surname, "Pegg". He was ...