Brent Spiner

Brent Spiner
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Brent Jay Spiner (/ˈspaɪnər/, born February 2, 1949, height 5' 10" (1,78 m)) is an American actor, best known for his portrayal of the android Lieutenant Commander Data in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and four subsequent films. His portrayal of Data in Star Trek: First Contact and of Dr. Brackish Okun in Independence Day, both in 1996, earned him a Saturn Award and Saturn Award nomination respectively. He has also enjoyed a career in the theatre and as a musician. Brent Jay Spiner was born February 2, 1949 in Houston, Texas to Sylvia and Jack Spiner, who owned a furniture store. After his father's death, Spiner was adopted by Sylvia's second husband, Sol Mintz, whose surname he used between 1955 and 1975. Spiner was raised Jewish. He attended Bellaire High School, Bellaire, Texas. Spiner became active on the Bellaire Speech team, winning the national championship in dramatic interpretation. He attended the University of Houston where he performed in local theatre.
Name Brent Spiner
Also Known As
Birthday 1949-02-02
Gender Male
IMDB Brent Spiner profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Houston - Texas - USA
As: Lt. Commander Data
1994-11-17
Star Trek: Generatio...
As: Lt. Commander Data
1996-11-21
Star Trek: First Con...
As: Lt. Commander Data
1998-12-10
Star Trek: Insurrect...
As: Lt. Commander Data
2002-12-13
Star Trek: Nemesis...
As: Dr. Brackish Okun
1996-06-25
Independence Day...
As: Tommy Katzenbach
2006-08-18
Material Girls...
As: Robert Gross
2004-12-17
The Aviator...
As: Brent Witherspoon
1994-08-12
Corrina, Corrina...
As: Stromboli
2000-05-07
Geppetto...
As: Coach Mackey (voice)
2012-12-02
Quantum Quest: A Cas...
As: Dr. Strom
2008-03-27
Superhero Movie...
As: Dr. Bob Niedorf
1996-07-05
Phenomenon...
As: Conan O'Brien (voice
1999-06-30
South Park: Bigger, ...
As: Corinne's Boss
1982-10-01
Ladies and Gentlemen...
As: Devlin Bowman
2002-08-02
The Master of Disgui...
As: Himself
1997-10-18
Trekkies...
As: Gil Godwyn
1997-07-02
Out to Sea...
As: Earl Mills
1999-08-21
Introducing Dorothy ...
As: Franz / Dennis
1986-06-16
Sunday in the Park w...
As: Unknown
2001-03-06
My Favorite Broadway...
As: Allard Lowenstein
1985-01-27
Robert Kennedy and H...
As: Data
1990-06-18
Star Trek The Next G...
As: Dorris Grabney
2001-10-15
The Ponder Heart...
As: Unknown
1987-09-26
Star Trek The Next G...
As: Dr. Brakish Okun
2016-06-24
Independence Day: Re...
As: Lt. Commander Data
2014-12-02
Star Trek The Next G...
As: Ezekiel
2016-03-01
The Midnight Man...
As: Jim Stevens
1986-10-26
Manhunt for Claude D...
As: Ken McMahon
1987-10-25
Family Sins...
As: Vernon
2004-06-19
Jack...
As: Leonard Junger
1984-05-05
Rent Control...
As: Talk Show Guest (unc
1989-10-27
Shocker...
As: Himself
1993-01-01
Your Guide to Star T...
As: Unknown
1992-09-19
Star Trek The Next G...
As: Brad
2003-03-24
An Unexpected Love...
As: Lt. Commander Data
2013-07-07
Star Trek The Next G...
As: Shoe Saleman
2001-12-28
I Am Sam...
As: Lt. Commander Data
2014-07-24
Star Trek The Next G...
As: Lt. Cmdr. Data
2013-11-19
Star Trek: The Next ...
As: Unknown
1994-05-21
Journey's End: The S...
As: Unknown
1999-01-31
Family Guy...
As: Dr. Nigel Fenway
2005-09-16
Threshold...
As: Unknown
1994-10-24
Gargoyles...
As: Brent Spiner
2007-09-24
The Big Bang Theory...
As: Danny Schlecht
1995-09-05
Deadly Games...
As: Student in Reese's c
1978-09-09
The Paper Chase...
As: Dr. Kern
2011-07-11
Alphas...
As: Unknown
1982-09-30
Cheers...
As: Unknown
1984-01-04
Night Court...
As: Unknown
2001-09-26
Star Trek: Enterpris...
As: Unknown
1992-09-23
Mad About You...
As: Unknown
1987-09-28
Star Trek: The Next ...
As: Lore
1987-09-28
Star Trek: The Next ...
As: Unknown
1984-09-30
Tales from the Darks...
As: Unknown
1989-12-17
The Simpsons...
As: James Campbell
1994-09-22
Friends...
As: Unknown
1985-09-27
The Twilight Zone...
As: Unknown
1981-01-15
Hill Street Blues...
As: Unknown
1984-09-18
Hunter...
As: Unknown
2001-09-30
Law & Order: Crimina...
As: Albert
1993-09-16
Frasier...
As: Unknown
2008-12-07
Leverage...
As: Unknown
1995-03-26
The Outer Limits...
As: Unknown
2010-04-23
Generator Rex...
As: Unknown
2011-07-11
Alphas...
As: Brent Spiner
2011-11-02
Fresh Hell...
As: Data
1987-09-28
Star Trek: The Next ...
As: Sidney
2016-06-03
Outcast...
As: Phil
2015-08-22
Blunt Talk...