LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Levardis Robert Martyn Burton, Jr. (born February 16, 1957, height 5' 7" (1,70 m)) professionally known as LeVar Burton, is an American actor, director, producer and author who first came to prominence portraying Kunta Kinte in the 1977 award-winning ABC television miniseries Roots, based on the novel by Alex Haley. He is also well known for his portrayal of Geordi La Forge on the syndicated science fiction series Star Trek: The Next Generation and as the host of the PBS children's program Reading Rainbow.
Name LeVar Burton
Also Known As Levar Burton, Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr.
Birthday 1957-02-16
Gender Male
IMDB LeVar Burton profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Landstuhl, Rhineland Palatinate, Germany
As: Lt. Commander Geordi
1994-11-17
Star Trek: Generatio...
As: Commander Geordi La
1996-11-21
Star Trek: First Con...
As: Lt. Commander Geordi
1998-12-10
Star Trek: Insurrect...
As: Lt. Commander Geordi
2002-12-13
Star Trek: Nemesis...
As: Tommy Price
1980-08-01
The Hunter...
As: Vinnie Davis
1985-11-01
The Midnight Hour...
As: Kendrick
2010-07-16
The Jensen Project...
As: Cap Jackson
1977-10-19
Looking for Mr. Good...
As: Himself
1997-10-18
Trekkies...
As: Pvt. Michael Osgood
1986-05-09
The Supernaturals...
As: Mike Timbrook
2009-02-15
Taken in Broad Dayli...
As: Nathanial
2009-04-05
Reach for Me...
As: Kunta Kinte
1988-12-11
Roots: The Gift...
As: Dr. Dan Halpern
2012-10-27
Rise of the Zombies...
As: Professor Preston
1984-07-09
The Jesse Owens Stor...
As: Ron LeFlore
1978-09-26
One in a Million: Th...
As: Billy Peoples
1977-09-12
Billy: Portrait of a...
As: Donald Lang
1979-05-27
Dummy...
As: Rodney
1981-03-02
The Acorn People...
As: Dr. Franklin Carter
1994-08-04
Parallel Lives...
As: Winstrom
1996-04-22
Yesterday's Target...
As: Martin at Age 26 (vo
1999-01-12
Our Friend, Martin...
As: Davis
1984-10-01
Booker...
As: Fire Chief J. Allan
1993-02-07
Firestorm: 72 Hours ...
As: Himself
1996-10-06
Star Trek: 30 Years ...
As: Himself
2014-12-12
Lennon or McCartney...
As: Martin Luther King,
2001-12-11
Ali...
As: Black Lightning (voi
2009-09-29
Superman/Batman: Pub...
As: Unknown
1994-05-21
Journey's End: The S...
As: Charles 'Tank' Smith
1981-10-04
Grambling's White Ti...
As: Andrew Sinclair
1978-09-26
Battered...
As: Ben Sumner
1987-03-31
A Special Friendship...
As: Kunta Kinte / Toby
1977-01-01
Roots...
As: Himself
1990-04-01
Central Park...
As: Unknown
2016-09-14
School of the Future...
As: Jason Evans
1987-03-11
Houston Knights...
As: Unknown
1994-10-24
Gargoyles...
As: Captain Geordi La Fo
1995-01-16
Star Trek: Voyager...
As: Mr. Metcalf
1995-09-05
Deadly Games...
As: Kunta Kinte
1977-01-23
Roots...
As: Kwame
1990-09-10
Captain Planet and t...
As: Unknown
1984-09-30
Murder, She Wrote...
As: Himself
2007-09-24
The Big Bang Theory...
As: Unknown
2002-09-29
Boomtown...
As: Unknown
1979-09-23
Trapper John, M.D....
As: Unknown
1999-01-31
Family Guy...
As: Unknown
1995-10-14
MADtv...
As: Daniel Scott
1994-04-03
Christy...
As: Unknown
2003-03-30
World Poker Tour...
As: Unknown
1976-09-20
The Captain and Tenn...
As: Doc Green (voice)
2012-02-18
Transformers: Rescue...
As: Himself
2009-09-17
Community...
As: Paul Haley
2012-07-09
Perception...
As: Darnell Hall
1977-09-24
The Love Boat...
As: Geordi La Forge
1987-09-28
Star Trek: The Next ...
As: Richard Jefferson
1980-04-15
Guyana Tragedy: The ...
As: Narrator - Himself
2018-05-23
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