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LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton was born on February 16, 1957 in Landstuhl, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany as Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr. He is an actor and director, known for Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Reading Rainbow (1983) and Captain Planet and the Planeteers (1990). He has been married to Stephanie Cozart Burton since October 3, 1992. They have one child.


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Born:
Feb 16, 1957 In Landstuhl, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Movie/TV Credits:
34
First Appeared:
In the series Roots 1977-01-23
Latest Project:
Series Perception 2012-07-09

Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 21 wins & 25 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Captain Planet and the Planeteers
Poster of Star Trek: The Next Generation
Poster of Reading Rainbow
Filmography
Perception Paul Haley 35 episodes, 2012-2015 2012-07-09
Face Off Unknown 2011-01-26
Transformers: Rescue Bots Doc Greene / ... 66 episodes, 2011-2016 2011-12-17
Adventure Time Unknown 2010-04-05
Watch What Happens: Live Unknown 2009-06-16
The Super Hero Squad Show Unknown 2009-09-14
Community Unknown 2009-09-17
Pioneers of Television Self 1 episode, 2013 2008-01-02
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Unknown 2007-02-11
The Big Bang Theory Unknown 2006-05-01
Hell's Kitchen Unknown 2005-05-30
The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
The Soup Unknown 2004-07-30
Las Vegas Unknown 2003-09-22
Star Trek: Enterprise Unknown 2001-09-26
Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Family Guy Unknown 1999-01-31
Charmed Unknown 1998-10-07
Becker Unknown 1998-11-02
Star Trek: Voyager Unknown 1995-01-16
JAG Unknown 1995-09-23
Deadly Games Unknown 1995-09-05
Gargoyles Unknown 1994-10-24
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Unknown 1993-01-03
Batman: The Animated Series Unknown 1992-09-05
Captain Planet and the Planeteers Kwame / ... 113 episodes, 1990-1996 1990-09-10
Star Trek: The Next Generation Lt. Cmdr. Geordi La Forge / ... 176 episodes, 1987-1994 1987-09-26
Jeopardy! Unknown 1984-09-10
Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
Reading Rainbow Self - Host 152 episodes, 1983-2015 1983-06-06
Trapper John, M.D. Unknown 1979-09-23
Roots Kunta Kinte / ... 2 episodes, 1977 1977-01-23
The Love Boat Unknown 1977-05-05