Leonard Nimoy Biography

Leonard Simon Nimoy is an American actor, film director, poet, singer, and photographer. Nimoy is best known for his role as Spock in the original Star Trek series, and in multiple film, television, and video game sequels.

Nimoy began his career in his early twenties, teaching acting classes in Hollywood and making minor film and television appearances through the 1950s, as well as playing the title role in Kid Monk Baroni. Foreshadowing his fame as a semi-alien, he played Narab, one of three Martian invaders in the 1952 movie serial Zombies of the Stratosphere.

In 1953, he served in the United States Army. In 1965, he made his first appearance in the rejected Star Trek pilot, "The Cage," and would go on to play the character of Mr. Spock until 1969, followed by eight feature films and guest slots in the various spin-off series. His character of Spock has had a significant cultural impact and garnered Nimoy three Emmy Award nominations; TV Guide named Spock one of the 50 greatest TV characters. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Leonard Nimoy
Full Name:
Leonard Simon Nimoy
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Photographer, Actor, Film director, Singer, Poet, Songwriter, Voice Actor
Ethnicity:
Jewish people
Religion:
Judaism
Date of Birth:
March 26, 1931 (91)
Astrological Sign:
Aries
Marriages
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