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James Doohan (1920–2005)


James Doohan was born on March 3, 1920 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as James Montgomery Doohan. He is known for his work on Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986), Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) and Star Trek (1966). He was married to Wende Doohan, Anita Yagel and Janet Young. He died on July 20, 2005 in Redmond, Washington, USA. See full bio »

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 1997 Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series)
Kardassian
- Where No Duckman Has Gone Before (1997) ... Kardassian (voice)
 1992 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Scotty
- Relics (1992) ... Scotty
 1991 Knight Rider 2000 (TV Movie)
James 'Scotty' Doohan
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
Speedy
- Harry's Will (1990) ... Speedy
 1988 Danger Bay (TV Series)
Pete
- Put a Little Back (1988) ... Pete
 1987 Série noire (TV Series)
- 1996 (1987)
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Roger
- Resolutions (1985) ... Roger
 1983 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Archie MacPherson
- The Big Blow (1983) ... Archie MacPherson
 1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Governor Gaspar d'Annard
- Naughty Marietta/The Winning Ticket (1983) ... Governor Gaspar d'Annard
 1977 Insight (TV Series)
Rudy Fresno
- Leroy (1977) ... Rudy Fresno
 1973-1974 Star Trek: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Scott / Arex / Gabler / ...
- Albatross (1974) ... Scott / Dramian Supreme Prefect / Kol-Tai (voice)
- The Practical Joker (1974) ... Scott / Arex / Search party 7 Crewman (voice)
- Bem (1974) ... Scott / Ari bn Bem / Arex (voice)
 1972 Return to Peyton Place (TV Series)
Mr. Blake (1974)
 1969-1972 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Fred Baxter / Detective Sgt. Brenner
- Don't Talk About Darkness (1972) ... Fred Baxter
- Let Ernest Come Over (1969) ... Detective Sgt. Brenner
 1969-1970 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Fletcher / MacFarland
- Perilous Passage (1970) ... Fletcher
- The Cache (1969) ... MacFarland
 1966-1969 Star Trek (TV Series)
Scott
- Turnabout Intruder (1969) ... Scott
- All Our Yesterdays (1969) ... Scott (voice)
- The Savage Curtain (1969) ... Scott
- The Cloud Minders (1969) ... Scott
- The Way to Eden (1969) ... Scott
 1965-1967 Peyton Place (TV Series)
Thomas
- Episode #3.46 (1967) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.34 (1967) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.31 (1966) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.30 (1966) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.26 (1966) ... Thomas (uncredited)
 1966 Jericho (TV Series)
Pastor Lutjens
- Eric the Redhead (1966) ... Pastor Lutjens
 1966 Iron Horse (TV Series)
Scrimp
- Joy Unconfined (1966) ... Scrimp
- Rail Runs West (1966) ... Scrimp
 1966 Blue Light (TV Series)
Conners
- The Friendly Enemy (1966) ... Conners
 1966 A Man Called Shenandoah (TV Series)
Cousin Howard
- Care of General Delivery (1966) ... Cousin Howard
 1966 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Frank Delbey / Claude Bell
- The Hiding Place (1966) ... Frank Delbey
- The Animal (1966) ... Claude Bell
 1966 Scalplock (TV Movie)
Scrimp
 1964-1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Phillip Bainbridge / Mr. MacInernay
- The Bridge of Lions Affair: Part 1 (1966) ... Phillip Bainbridge
- The Shark Affair (1964) ... Mr. MacInernay
 1963-1965 The Virginian (TV Series)
James Francis O'Bannion / George Mitchell
- Letter of the Law (1965) ... James Francis O'Bannion
- The Man Who Couldn't Die (1963) ... George Mitchell
 1965 Bewitched (TV Series)
Walter Brocken
- A Strange Little Visitor (1965) ... Walter Brocken
 1965 Convoy (TV Series)
Lt. Wells
- Lady on the Rock (1965) ... Lt. Wells
 1965 Laredo (TV Series)
Mike Pripton
- I See by Your Outfit (1965) ... Mike Pripton
 1965 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Doctor / Deputy #1
- Middle of a Heat Wave (1965) ... Doctor
- Masquerade (1965) ... Deputy #1
 1964 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Lawrence Tobin / Presidential Assistant
- Hail to the Chief (1964) ... Lawrence Tobin (uncredited)
- Hot Line (1964) ... Presidential Assistant
 1964 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Dr. Watson
- A Disease of the Heart Called Love (1964) ... Dr. Watson
 1964 The Rogues (TV Series)
Gordon Cutler
- Fringe Benefits (1964) ... Gordon Cutler
 1964 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Police Lt. Branch
- Expanding Human (1964) ... Police Lt. Branch
 1964 The Richard Boone Show (TV Series)
John Grisham
- The Arena: Part 2 (1964) ... John Grisham
 1962-1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
Colonel's Man / Bill Collins
- The Legacy (1963) ... Colonel's Man
- Gift of Water (1962) ... Bill Collins
 1961-1963 Festival (TV Series)
Paul / Henri / Jules / ...
- The Labyrinth (1963) ... Paul
- Bousille and the Just (1962) ... Henri
- The Killdeer (1961)
- The Offbeats (1961) ... Jules
- Home of the Brave (1961) ... T. J.
 1963 The Labyrinth (TV Movie)
 1963 Empire (TV Series)
Doctor
- A House in Order (1963) ... Doctor
 1963 The Gallant Men (TV Series)
Captain Blagdon
- The Warriors (1963) ... Captain Blagdon
 1963 G.E. True (TV Series)
Jennings
- Escape: Part 2 (1963) ... Jennings
- Escape: Part 1 (1963) ... Jennings
 1963 Hazel (TV Series)
Gordon MacHeath
- Hazel's Highland Fling (1963) ... Gordon MacHeath
 1963 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Father
- Valley of the Shadow (1963) ... Father
 1962 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Davit
- Quint Asper Comes Home (1962) ... Davit
 1962 The New Breed (TV Series)
Dr. Lennon
- The Deadlier Sex (1962) ... Dr. Lennon
 1953-1961 Encounter (TV Series)
Barney Hannah / Arthur Phipps / Brad Gordon / ...
- Riel: Part 2 (1961)
- Riel: Part 1 (1961)
- The Night They Killed Joe Howe (1960) ... Arthur Phipps
- The Well (1960)
 1961 Heritage (TV Series)
 1960 First Person (TV Series)
Rod Murphy
- The Heroes (1960)
- Some Are So Lucky (1960) ... Rod Murphy
 1960 R.C.M.P. (TV Series)
Tom Rolands / Ken McCready
- Back to School (1960) ... Tom Rolands
- The Marked Man (1960) ... Ken McCready
 1960 Startime (TV Series)
 1958-1959 The Unforeseen (TV Series)
- Cabin B-13 (1959)
- The Key (1958)
 1956-1958 First Performance (TV Series)
Joynt
- Ice on Fire (1957) ... Joynt
- O'Brien (1956)
 1954-1958 On Camera (TV Series)
Harry Sidekick / Lieut. Hagen / Dabney MacConkel / ...
- Stop-Over (1958) ... Harry Sidekick
- The Absentee Murderer (1958) ... Lieut. Hagen
- A Case of Fraud (1958) ... Dabney MacConkel
- Just Try It (1957) ... Roger
- Big League Goalie (1957) ... Coach
 1956-1957 Folio (TV Series)
Ted / William Annand
- The Empty Frame (1957) ... Ted
- The Case of Posterity Versus Joseph Howe (1956) ... William Annand
 1957 Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (TV Series)
Tonkawa / Harris
- Way Station (1957) ... Tonkawa (as Jim Doohan)
- Scapegoat (1957) ... Harris
 1956 The Hill (TV Movie)
 1953-1955 Playbill (TV Series)
Suitor / Navigator
- Tobacco Farm (1954) ... Suitor
- The Rock (1954) ... Navigator
- Alfie's Tulip (1953)
 1953 Space Command (TV Series)
Phil Mitchell
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
 1951 Suspense (TV Series)
Peters
- Go Home Dead Man (1951) ... Peters
 1950 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
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TV commercial for Frosted Cheerios (1996) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jim Doohan

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

[1998] I wish I could say that Bill (William Shatner) is a nice man, but he isn't. See more »

Trivia:

Diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. See more »

Trademark:

Scottish brogue which he often used while portraying Montgomery "Scotty" Scott See more »

Nickname:

Jimmy

Star Sign:

Pisces

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