Played God in a stage production of "Steambath".
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(1966) has given me a considerable amount of satisfaction and a certain amount of respect in the industry community and among people who watch TV and movies. I enjoy that. I enjoy feeling good about myself. God knows it's easy enough for me to feel bad about myself -- I need all the support I can get. Star Trek deserves the respect it has received. If I'm going to be aligned with ...
Before becoming Chekov on the original Star Trek
(1966) series, Walter Koenig auditioned for the role of hip surfer Stu Casey (later Riley) a character introduced for the 1965 (year two) season of Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
(1964). Koenig lost the role to actor Allan Hunt
, who only played the role for one year since he was drafted into service in Vietnam. But the two actors stayed in touch ...
Unique Chekov accent in which he pronounces V as W, e.g. "nuclear vessels" becomes "nuclear wessels"