William Shatner Overview

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Born: March 22, 1931

Best known for portraying Captain James T. Kirk on the popular sci-fi Star Trek television show and films, Shatner has played many other characters throughout his long career, which have been shadowed by the star fleet character. Native to Montreal, Shatner developed an early interest in acting and began working professionally at the CBC even before his teens. While attending McGill university for a business degree, he thought he would eventually wind up working in his father's... See All


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