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Marc Okrand

Marc Okrand is known for his work on Star Trek: Beyond (2016), Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) and Star Trek (2009). See full bio »

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Star Trek: Beyond Miscellaneous Crew
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 2016 Star Trek: Beyond (Consultant)
 2013 Star Trek: Into Darkness (language consultant - uncredited)
 2009 Star Trek (Romulan and Vulcan language consultant)
 2001 Atlantis: The Lost Empire (developer: Atlantean language)
 1996 Star Trek: Klingon (Video Game) (creative consultant) / (creator: Klingon language)
 1994 The Journey Inside (Documentary) (creator: spoken alien language)
 1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (specialist: Klingon language)
 1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (consultant: Klingon dialogue)
 1984 Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (creator: alien language)
 1982 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (translator: Vulcan)
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 1996 Star Trek: Klingon (Video Game)
Voiceover - Klingon Language Hints (voice)
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 2017 Conlanging: The Art of Crafting Tongues (Documentary) (associate producer)
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 2016 STEM in 30 (TV Series)
 2016 Trekoff: The Motion Picture (Documentary)
 2013 Star Trek Into Darkness: The Klingon Home World (Video documentary short)
Himself - Consultant ['Alien' Languages]
 2009 Bring Back... Star Trek (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Earthlings: Ugly Bags of Mostly Water (Documentary)
 1997 Trekkies (Documentary)
Himself (as Dr. Marc Okrand)
 1991 Star Trek 25th Anniversary Special (TV Movie documentary)

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Dr. Marc Okrand

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Marc works as a linguist for the National Captioning Institute. He creates the Closed Captions the Deaf use to read the dialog on television programs. In the course of this employment, one of the languages he has become fluent in is American Sign Language. See more »

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