Birthplace: Luling, Texas
Character actor whose recurring role as the Klingon Lt. Cmdr. Worf on Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987–94) and Star Trek:Deep Space Nine (1995–1999) assured him of a place in the hearts of “Trekkies” everywhere. He took his role as Worf to the big screen in Star Trek: Insurrection (1998). Dorn had previously enjoyed regular roles on the motorcycle cop show CHiPS (1979–82) and the daytime soap opera Days of Our Lives (1986–87).