Michael Dorn

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Quotes (3)

  • Michael: There was a great moment when we were filming The Undiscovered Country, the Khitomer scene, and the entire original cast were there sitting in their chairs and on the other side were all the guest stars sitting in our chairs. And I just looked over and went: Holy shit! These are the people I grew up with. And here I am. It’s unbelievable for a little black kid from Pasedena. It was just an amazing moment and I’ll never forget it.

  • Michael Dorn: My two favorite episodes are "The Drumhead", it was a good courtroom drama, and "Firstborn", because in it, I was able to do everything I ever wanted to as Worf.

  • Michael Dorn: I love good comedy. I don't like bad comedy.

Trivia (28)

  • Michael Dorn owns and flies an old F-86 Sabre jet that he acquired from the South African Air Force. He flies out of Van Nuys Airport in Van Nuys, California.

  • Along with Armin Shimerman, he is one of only two actors to appear in eleven different seasons of two Star Trek series (Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987) Seasons 1 through 7 and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) Seasons 4 through 7).

  • Michael Dorn's favorite episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation is the "Drumhead".

  • His voice grew deeper, as a result of inflecting a bass tone for his Star Trek character, Worf.

  • Michael Dorn has developed a mild skin condition for his years of wearing his Star Trek: The Next Generation make up, for which the departments use a different type for alien effects.

  • Michael Dorn is in the latest Tim Allen 2006 Christmas comedy film, Santa Clause 3: The Escape Claus.

  • Michael Dorn lent his voice to Gargoyles as Coldstone and Taurus along with fellow Star Trek: The Next Generation cast members; Jonathan Frakes, Brent Spinner, Marina Sirtis, Colm Meany, LaVar Burton, and Star Trek Voyager's Kate Mulgrew,and Star Trek Deep Space 9's Avery Brooks.

  • Michael Dorn often refers to his Air Force T-33 Shooting Star as his "starship."

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