The best one/two-episode characters/actors of Star Trek: DS9by JohnSlash | created - 19 Jan 2016 | updated - 16 May 2016 | Public
1. Tony Todd
Actor | Candyman
Perhaps best known for his chilling performance as "Candyman", the charismatic 6' 5" actor Tony Todd has consistently turned in compelling performances since his debut in the fantasy film Sleepwalk (1986). Born in Washington, D.C., Todd spent two years on a scholarship at the University of ...
(The Visitor/Sons of Mogh)
Actor | Jurassic Park
Although Richard Kiley's rich baritone and strong vocal talent was much in evidence and received due respect with his award of a Tony for "Man of La Mancha", it was little used in his television and movie appearances. Won two Tony Awards as Best Actor (Musical): in 1959 for "Redhead" and in 1966 ...
3. James Sloyan
Actor | The Sting
James Joseph Sloyan was born on February 24, 1940 in Indianapolis, Indiana; his family moved to Europe when he was a young boy. James has lived in Rome, Capri, Milan, Switzerland and Ireland. When he was 17, his family moved back to the United States and settled in upstate New York where he managed...
Dr. Mora Pol
Actress | Dragonfly
Susanna Thompson was born on January 27, 1958 in San Diego, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Dragonfly (2002), Once and Again (1999) and Star Trek: Voyager (1995). She is married to Martin B. Katz.
5. Harris Yulin
Actor | Ghostbusters II
Another one of those frustratingly nameless but omnipresent and talented faces of stage, film and TV, chameleon-like player Harris Yulin has avoided the severe stereotyping lost to many a prolific actor. Benign, balding and often bearded, Yulin off camera was a stark contrast to the tough, ...
Actor | American Pie
Lawrence Pressman was born on July 10, 1939 in Cynthiana, Kentucky, USA as David M. Pressman. He is an actor, known for American Pie (1999), Shaft (1971) and Dark Angel (2000). He was previously married to Lanna Saunders.
7. Susan Gibney
Actress | Crossing Jordan
Born in Manhattan Beach, California, Gibney moved to Webster, New York at a young age. She graduated from Buffalo State College in New York with a major in theater and earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from the Yale School of Drama. Living in New York after school, she appeared in several ...
Actress | He's Such a Girl
Actress | General Hospital
Robin Christopher was born on June 18, 1965 in Revere, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress, known for General Hospital (1963), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and One Life to Live (1968). She has been married to Matthew Crane since April 11, 2000. They have two children.
("Duet" & "In the Hands of the Prophets")
10. Mary Kay Adams
Actress | The Guiding Light
Mary Kay Adams was born on September 12, 1962 in Middletown, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for Guiding Light (1952), See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993).
(House of Quark)
11. Brett Cullen
Actor | Ghost Rider
Brett Cullen was born on August 26, 1956 in Houston, Texas, USA as Peter Brett Cullen. He is known for his work on Ghost Rider (2007), The Dark Knight Rises (2012) and Person of Interest (2011). He is married to Michele Little. They have one child.
12. 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).
*She's not that great of an actress but her character was so fantastic that it really didn't matter.
13. John Glover
Actor | Scrooged
John Soursby Glover, Jr., is an American actor, known for a range of villainous roles in films and television, including Lionel Luthor on the Superman-inspired television series Smallville. In 1993 he co-starred in the dark comedy Ed and His Dead Mother with Steve Buscemi and Ned Beatty.Glover was ...
14. James Cromwell
Actor | The Green Mile
Born in Los Angeles but raised in Manhattan and educated at Middlebury College and Carnegie-Mellon University, James Cromwell is the son of film director John Cromwell and actress Kay Johnson. He studied acting at Carnegie-Mellon, and went into the theatre (like his parents) doing everything from ...
15. Fritz Weaver
Actor | The Thomas Crown Affair
Fritz Weaver, the American actor, was born on January 19, 1926, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He served in Civilian Public Service as a conscientious objector during World War II, breaking into acting in the early 1950s. He made his Broadway debut in October 1955 in "The Chalk Garden," which ...
16. Gregory Sierra
Actor | The Towering Inferno
17. Scott MacDonald
Actor | Jarhead
Scott MacDonald is a veteran character actor with an extensive and eclectic list of credits in film, television, commercials, voice overs and on the legit stages of regional theaters across the U.S. and on Broadway.
MacDonald graduated from high school in the remote town of Libby in northwestern ...
18. Kaitlin Hopkins
Actress | Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles
Kaitlin Hopkins was born on February 1, 1964 in New York City, New York, USA as Kaitlin Persson. She is an actress and producer, known for Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001), As Good as It Gets (1997) and The Nanny Diaries (2007). She has been married to Jim Price since September 2007. She was ...
19. Ron Canada
Actor | Wedding Crashers
Ron Canada's acting career spans 41 years of work in Theatre, Film and Television. From 'Adventures in Babysitting,' 'Home Alone 2,' 'National Treasure,' 'An American President,' 'Cinderella Man,' 'Wedding Crashers' and 'Ted 2,' Ron has memorably performed in many of the country's most popular ...
(Rules of Engagement)
20. Megan Gallagher
Actress | The Larry Sanders Show
Megan Gallagher wanted to act from the time she was five years old. She later took drama lessons when she was in high school. She moved to New York to attend the Juilliard and appeared in the Broadway cast of "A Few Good Men" where she won two theater awards (Theatre World and Outer Critics Circle ...
(Invasive Procedures/Little Green Men)
21. John Doman
Actor | Mercury Rising
John Doman was born on January 9, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor, known for Mercury Rising (1998), Mystic River (2003) and You Were Never Really Here (2017). He was previously married to Linda Lee Rudloff.
Actor | Breaking Away
Dennis Christopher was born on December 2, 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Dennis Carrelli. He is an actor, known for Breaking Away (1979), Django Unchained (2012) and Fade to Black (1980).
(The Search: Part II)
23. Craig Wasson
Craig Wasson was born on March 15, 1954 in Ontario, Oregon, USA as Craig Brewster Wasson. He is an actor, known for A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987), Body Double (1984) and Four Friends (1981).
24. Tracy Scoggins
Actress | Babylon 5: The Lost Tales
Tracy Dawn Scoggins was born and raised in Dickinson, Texas. At age 16, she enrolled in Southwest Texas State, where she studied speech communications and physical education. After leaving college, she was hired by the Elite Modeling Agency and sent to New York City. After one year, she continued ...
25. Peter Crombie
Actor | Se7en
26. John Colicos
Actor | The Changeling
John Colicos was born on December 10, 1928 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He was an actor, known for The Changeling (1980), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and Battlestar Galactica (1978). He was married to Mona McHenry. He died on March 6, 2000 in Toronto.
(Blood Oath/The Sword of Kahless)
27. Michael Ansara
Actor | The Message
Born in a small village in Syria, Michael Ansara came to the United States with his American parents at the age of two, living in New England, until the family's relocation to California ten years later. He entered Los Angeles City College with the intention of becoming a doctor, but got ...
28. Helene Udy
Actress | The Dead Zone
Born in Albuquerque, New Mexico, but a dual citizen with a British passport, Helene Udy is best known for playing edgy, rough hewn and often sympathetic portrayals of misunderstood characters the most well known of which is the series regular prostitute "Myra" on the popular CBS TV Western Dr. ...
(Rules of Acquisition)
29. F.J. Rio
Actor | Prison Break
30. Jill Jacobson
Actress | Falcon Crest
31. Kurtwood Smith
Actor | RoboCop
Kurtwood Smith was born on July 3, 1943 in New Lisbon, Wisconsin, USA as Kurtwood Larson Smith. He is an actor, known for RoboCop (1987), Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) and Deep Impact (1998). He has been married to Joan Pirkle since November 5, 1988. He was previously married to ...
32. Bill Smitrovich
Actor | The November Man
Connecticut-born actor Bill Smitrovich (on May 16, 1947) started his acting career rather late. A Masters degree holder from Smith College and a former acting teacher at the University of Massachusetts, the hefty actor earned his big break in an understudy role in the world premiere of Arthur Miller...
33. Ellen Wheeler
Actress | Another World
Ellen Wheeler was born on October 9, 1961 in Hollywood, California, USA as Ellen Jayne Wheeler. She is a producer and director, known for Another World (1964), Guiding Light (1952) and All My Children (1970). She has been married to Shannon Lowell Comp since December 18, 1992. They have two ...
34. William Campbell
Actor | The High and the Mighty
William Campbell was born on October 30, 1923 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He was an actor, known for The High and the Mighty (1954), Star Trek (1966) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993). He was married to Tereza Pavlovic, Barbara Bricker and Judith Campbell Exner. He died on April 28, 2011 in ...
35. Dylan Haggerty
Actor | The Postman
36. Robert Mandan
Actor | Soap
Robert Mandan was born on February 2, 1932 in Clever, Missouri, USA. He was an actor, known for Soap (1977), Zapped! (1982) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993). He was married to Sherry Dixon. He died on April 29, 2018 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
37. Michael Sarrazin
Actor | They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
Owning a pair of the most incredibly soulful and searching eyes you'll ever find, Michael Sarrazin's poetic drifters crept into Hollywood unobtrusively on little cat's feet, but it didn't take long for him to make his mark. Quiet yet uninhibited, the lean, laconic, fleshy-lipped actor with the ...
38. Stephen Macht
Actor | The Monster Squad
Trained professionally at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, a graduate of Dartmouth College, a Ph.D. in Dramatic Literature from Indiana University and, during his teaching days, a tenured Associate Professor, Stephen Macht is one of the best-educated working actors in America, today.
39. Kay E. Kuter
Actor | The Last Starfighter
Kay E. Kuter was born on April 25, 1925 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Kay Edwin Emmert Kuter. He was an actor, known for The Last Starfighter (1984), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and Watermelon Man (1970). He died on November 12, 2003 in Burbank, California.
40. Emilia Crow
Actress | Scarface
(Rules of Acquisition)
41. Brian Thompson
Actor | Joe Dirt
Brian Earl Thompson was born on August 28, 1959 in Ellensburg, Washington. Raised on the Columbia River in Longview, he learned the value of academics and athletics, as the son of two teachers and the second of six siblings. His interest in acting was first sparked during his senior year of high ...
(Rules of Acquisition)
42. Keone Young
Actor | Men in Black 3
(If Wishes Were Horses)
Actress | Star Trek: The Next Generation
Deirdre Imershein was born on July 26, 1963 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA as Deirdre Lou Imershein. She is an actress and producer, known for Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and Dallas (1978). She is married to Joseph Hodge. They have one child.
(Trials and Tribble-ations)
44. Lisa Lord
Actress | Port Charles
Lisa Lord was born on March 24, 1964 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Elizabeth Pillsbury Lord. She is an actress, known for Port Charles (1997), ER (1994) and JAG (1995). She was previously married to Mark Teschner.
(...Nor the Battle to the Strong)
45. Jeff McBride
Actor | Léon
One of the most sought-after illusionists and magic lecturers in the world today, Jeff McBride was raised in Upstate New York, and still maintains a home studio there, in addition to his primary home and studio in Las Vegas. He first gained prominence in 1992, when his "Mask, Myth, and Magic" tour ...
46. Robert Foxworth
Actor | Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Robert Foxworth was born on November 1, 1941 in Houston, Texas, USA as Robert Heath Foxworth. He is an actor and director, known for Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011), Transformers (2007) and Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014). He has been married to Stacey Thomas since August 2, 1998. He ...
47. Gina Philips
Actress | Jeepers Creepers
Gina Philips, born Gina Consolo, is a native Floridian. She has one sibling, Bobby Consolo, and was raised in Miami by her parents, Fredi and Robert. None of them are involved in the business. She came close to completing her degree at the University of Pennsylvania, being only one class short ...
48. Ron Taylor
Actor | Trading Places
Ron Taylor was born on October 16, 1952 in Galveston, Texas, USA as Ronald James Taylor. He was an actor, known for Trading Places (1983), Matlock (1986) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993). He was married to Deborah Sharpe. He died on January 16, 2002 in Los Angeles, California, USA.