Mar. 22nd, 1931
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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William Shatner OC is a Canadian actor, author, producer, and director. In his seven decades of television, Shatner became a cultural icon for his portrayal of James T. Kirk, captain of the USS Enterprise, in the Star Trek franchise
- Has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from McGill University in Montreal.
- Shatner is the CEO of the Toronto-based Core Digital Effects company that did the effects for the 1996 film _Fly Away Home (1996)_ (qv).
- Is a vegetarian.
- After the success of his sixth "Trek" film and the rise of _"The X Files" (1993)_ (qv), he was interviewed as believing in U.F.O.s' existence, claiming he, himself, had seen the unexplained when he was younger.
- Did most of his own stunts for _Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)_ (qv), even though he had a stunt double, 'John Meier (I)' (qv).
- Is fluent in French and Esperanto.
- Once lived on Giraud Street, in Montreal.
- Wrote and directed a college musical ...."The Red, White and Blue Revue".