Babylon 5 Actors/Actresses/Personnel Who Have Diedby janusminoa | created - 22 Feb 2018 | updated - 3 weeks ago | Public
a tribute to some of the outstanding individuals who have contributed to the Babylon 5 universe
Actor | Babylon 5
Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Andreas from a working-class Greek-American family. Attracted from early childhood to being on stage when at 4 his mother took him to see a community theater performance, he took theatre as an extra-curricular activity in high school. He then majored in it at St. Louis ...
2. Jerry Doyle
Actor | Babylon 5
Jerry Doyle was born on July 16, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for Babylon 5 (1993), Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999) and Babylon 5: The River of Souls (1998). He was married to Andrea Thompson. He died on July 27, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
as Chief Michael Garibaldi
3. Tim Choate
Actor | Pearl Harbor
Dallas-born Tim Choate considered himself better qualified as a theatrical performer than as a screen actor. The University of Texas graduate had indeed a solid background in stagecraft, having performed on Broadway (including 3oo performances in the Pulitzer prize-winning 'Crimes of the Heart') ...
as Zathras (all ten of them)
Actor | Babylon 5
Richard Biggs had a somewhat unsettled childhood as he travelled between Air Force bases where his father was stationed. Because of his itinerant lifestyle he made few friends and changed schools often. When he was seventeen, and living at a missile base in North Dakota, he decided to change his ...
as Dr. Stephen Franklin
Actor | National Lampoon's Animal House
Stephen Furst was born on May 8, 1954 in Norfolk, Virginia, USA as Stephen Fuerstein. He was an actor and director, known for National Lampoon's Animal House (1978), Babylon 5 (1993) and The Dream Team (1989). He was married to Lorraine Furst. He died on June 16, 2017 in Moorpark, California, USA.
as Vir Cotto
6. Jeff Conaway
Actor | Grease
Jeff Conaway was born on October 5, 1950 in New York City, New York, USA as Jeffery Charles William Michael Conaway. He was an actor, known for Grease (1978), Taxi (1978) and Babylon 5 (1993). He was married to Kerri Young and Rona Newton-John. He died on May 27, 2011 in Encino, Los Angeles, ...
as Zack Allen
Actor | Babylon 5
Michael O'Hare was born on May 6, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Robert Michael O'Hare. He was an actor, known for Babylon 5 (1993), The Ambulance (1990) and The Promise (1979). He was married to Ruth Ivy Ballam. He died on September 28, 2012 in the USA.
as Commander Jeffrey Sinclair
8. Curt Lowens
Actor | Angels & Demons
Curt Lowens was born on November 17, 1925 in Allenstein, East Prussia, Germany as Kurt Löwenstein. He is known for his work on Angels & Demons (2009), The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and Flightplan (2005). He was married to Katherine Guilford. He died on May 8, 2017 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, ...
9. Turhan Bey
Actor | The Mummy's Tomb
Popular leading man in 1940's Hollywood who, with his suave demeanor, exotically handsome looks and well-modulated voice, was first called upon to portray mysterious or villainous characters. Soon he would be teamed with other "exotics" (e.g. Maria Montez and Sabu) in a series of escapist ...
as Centauri Emperor Turhan
10. Bernie Casey
Actor | Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
Bernie Casey was born on June 8, 1939 in Wyco, West Virginia, USA as Bernard Terry Casey. He was an actor and director, known for Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989), Revenge of the Nerds (1984) and Never Say Never Again (1983). He was married to Paula. He died on September 19, 2017 in Los ...
as Derek Cranston
11. Majel Barrett
Actress | Star Trek: First Contact
Majel Barrett was born on February 23, 1932 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Majel Leigh Hudec. She was an actress and producer, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Westworld (1973) and Star Trek: Generations (1994). She was married to Gene Roddenberry. She died on December 18, 2008 in Bel Air, ...
as Lady Morella
12. Jeff Corey
Actor | Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Jeff Corey was a film and television character actor, as well as one of the top acting teachers in America.
Corey was born Arthur Zwerling on August 10, 1914 in New York City, New York, to Mary (Peskin), a Russian Jewish immigrant, and Nathan Zwerling, an Austrian Jewish immigrant. He was an ...
13. Roy Brocksmith
Actor | Total Recall
Roy Brocksmith began his career on the bar at Hap Kuhl's Tavern in his native Quincy, Illinois, at the age of three. As a boy soprano, he performed in churches, schools, and appeared regularly on local radio and television programs. At 16, he taught at the local children's theater. Two years later ...
as Brother Alwyn Macomber
14. Michael Ansara
Actor | The Message
Born in a small village in Syria, Michael Ansara came to the United States with his American parents at the age of two, living in New England, until the family's relocation to California ten years later. He entered Los Angeles City College with the intention of becoming a doctor, but got ...
as Technomage Elric
15. Roy Dotrice
Actor | Amadeus
The ever-impressive, chameleon-like British character actor Roy Dotrice was born on the Island of Guernsey, one of the Channel Islands off the coast of France, which is part of the United Kingdom. He was the first-born child of Louis and Neva Dotrice who prospered as bakers. The Germans occupied ...
as Frederick Lantz
16. Paul Winfield
Actor | The Terminator
Signifying intelligence, eloquence, versatility and quiet intensity, one of the more important, critically acclaimed black actors to gain a Hollywood foothold in the 1970s was Paul Winfield. Born in 1939 in Los Angeles, he lived there in his early years before moving with his family to Los Angeles'...
as General Richard Franklin
17. Lois Nettleton
Actress | In the Heat of the Night
A singularly consummate, vibrant and versatile actress, Lois Nettleton established a distinguished reputation on the stage, in films and on TV. The former Miss Chicago of 1948 beauty pageant winner and Miss America semifinalist was born in Oak Park, Illinois. Her family was impoverished and her ...
18. Malachi Throne
Actor | It Takes a Thief
Malachi Throne, the character actor who became one of the more ubiquitous faces on television from the "Golden Age" of the 1950s through the 21st Century, was born in New York City on December 1, 1928, the son of Samuel and Rebecca Throne, who had immigrated to America from the Austro-Hungarian ...
as the ill-fated Centauri Prime Minister
19. Aubrey Morris
Actor | A Clockwork Orange
He was one of those delightful, typically British, actors with a penchant for playing eccentrics. Early in his career, Jeremy Brett once quaintly introduced Aubrey Morris to Noël Coward as "the finest small-part player in London". Born Aubrey Steinberg of Jewish-Ukrainian ancestry, he was one of ...
20. Theodore Bikel
Actor | The Defiant Ones
Theodore Bikel is one of the most versatile and respected actors and performers of his generation. A master of languages, dialects and accents, he has played every sort of film villain and semi-bad guy imaginable, and always adds depth, dimension and even sympathy to characters that would end up as...
as Rabbi Koslov
21. James Shigeta
Actor | Die Hard
Hawaiian-born James Shigeta was, for a time, the biggest East Asian U.S. star the country had known for decades. His up-and-down career reflected the country's changing interest in films with East Asian themes, but, when called upon, he filled both A-movie starring roles and minor T.V. guest ...
as Taro Isogi
22. Lewis Arquette
Actor | Little Nicky
Lewis Arquette was born on December 14, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Lewis Michael Arquette. He was an actor and writer, known for Little Nicky (2000), Waiting for Guffman (1996) and The China Syndrome (1979). He was married to Brenda Denaut. He died on February 10, 2001 in Los Angeles, ...
as General Smits
23. Victor Lundin
Actor | Robinson Crusoe on Mars
Victor Lundin was born on June 15, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was an actor, known for Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964), Ma Barker's Killer Brood (1960) and Batman (1966). He died on June 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
as a PSI Corps Official
24. Trevor Goddard
Actor | Mortal Kombat
Trevor Goddard was born in Croydon, Surrey, England on October 14, 1962. His parents, Eric and Clara, and baby Trevor moved to Bromley, Kent, where he grew up. As a natural athlete, Trevor was highly interested in sports. As a youngster, he played football (soccer) and cricket and enjoyed running ...
25. Peter Brown
Actor | Foxy Brown
Peter Brown got into acting when he was in the army by organizing a theater group on base to occupy his spare time while stationed in Alaska. After his discharge he enrolled in the acting program at UCLA, and starting in the mid-1950s found employment in many of the western films and series being ...
as a minister
26. Ian Abercrombie
Actor | Army of Darkness
Ian Abercrombie began his theatrical career as a lad during the Blitz in World War II. After his footwork years during which he earned Bronze, Silver and Gold medals in dance for the stage, he performed in London, Holland, Ireland and Scotland. He made his American stage debut in 1955 in a ...
27. Douglas Netter
Producer | The Wild West
executive producer Babylon 5 / Crusade
28. Robin Sachs
Actor | Galaxy Quest
Robin Sachs was born on February 5, 1951 in Hammersmith, London, England as Robin David Sachs. He was an actor, known for Galaxy Quest (1999), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997) and Mass Effect 3 (2012). He was married to Casey DeFranco and Siân Phillips. He died on February 1, 2013 in Los ...
as Na'Tok/as Warleader Na'Kal/as Hedronn
Actor | Wait Until Dark
It's hardly surprising that the son of renowned Russian-born concert violinist Efrem Zimbalist Sr. (1889-1985) and Romanian-born opera singer Alma Gluck (1884-1938) would desire a performing career of some kind. Born in New York City on November 30, 1918, surrounded by people of wealth and privilege...
as William Edgars
30. Rance Howard
Actor | Nebraska
Rance Howard was born on November 17, 1928 in Duncan, Oklahoma, USA as Harold Engle Beckenholdt. He was an actor and writer, known for Nebraska (2013), Universal Soldier (1992) and Small Soldiers (1998). He was married to Judy Howard and Jean Speegle Howard. He died on November 25, 2017 in Los ...
as David Sheridan
31. Bruce Gray
Actor | Cube 2: Hypercube
Most Canadians would know Bruce Gray as the star of the TV series Traders (Gemini Award), but most Americans would recognize him as the Father of the groom in My Big Fat Greek Wedding. Although he began his acting career on stage in the 60s, he quickly moved into daytime dramas: contracted to ...
as the interrogator
32. Gregory McKinney
Actor | Mortal Kombat
Gregory McKinney was born on February 7, 1957 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was an actor, known for Mortal Kombat (1995), Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) and Eraser (1996). He was married to Paige Patterson. He died on April 12, 1998 in Los Angeles.
as Walker Smith
33. Shirley Prestia
Actress | Species
Shirley Prestia was born on August 18, 1947 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Shirley Rose Prestia. She was an actress and writer, known for Species (1995), Wag the Dog (1997) and What Women Want (2000). She died on October 6, 2011 in New Orleans.
34. Stephen Lee
Actor | WarGames
Stephen Lee was born in Englewood New Jersey in 1955. Having lived in Europe the first 15 years of his life, Stephen comes from a "casino" background with his father selling and making slot machines. Stephen started acting when he came to the U.S in 1970 and eventually getting a partial scholarship...
35. Roger Hampton
Actor | Critters
Roger Hampton was born on April 12, 1945 in California, USA as Roger Allen Hampton. He was an actor, known for Critters (1986), Halloween II (1981) and Columbo (1971). He died on September 15, 2012 in California.
as a merchant
36. Tony Steedman
Actor | Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure
Tony Steedman was born on August 21, 1927 in Warwickshire, England as Anthony Francis Steedman. He was an actor, known for Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989), Citizen Smith (1977) and Scrooged (1988). He was married to Judy Parfitt and Ann Steedman. He died on February 4, 2001 in Haywards ...
as Dr. Everett Jacobs
37. Brian McDermott
Actor | Payroll
Brian McDermott was born on July 23, 1934 in Beckenham, Kent, England. He was an actor, known for I Promised to Pay (1961), Five to One (1963) and Starr and Company (1958). He died on November 5, 2003 in St John's Wood, London, England.
38. Doug Hale
Actor | Ali
Doug Hale was born on June 11, 1940 in Athens, Georgia, USA. He was an actor and director, known for Ali (2001), Blood of the Dragon (1971) and Misfits of Science (1985). He died on April 25, 2014 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.
as Derek Mitchell
39. Johnny Sekka
Actor | The Message
Johnny Sekka was born on July 21, 1934 in Dakar, Senegal as Lamine Sekka. He was an actor, known for The Message (1976), Babylon 5 (1993) and The Avengers (1961). He was married to Cecilia Enger. He died on September 14, 2006 in Agua Dulce, California, USA.
as Dr. Benjamin Kyle (The Gathering)
40. Brenan T. Baird
Brenan T. Baird was an actor and producer, known for Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and Michael Jordan: An American Hero (1999). He died on November 4, 2013.
as Kulan (Crusade)
41. Lance LeGault
Actor | Mortal Kombat: Annihilation
Lance LeGault was born as William Lance Legault on May 2, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois. LeGault grew up in Chillicothe, Illinois and graduated from Chillicothe Township High School in 1955. Lance began his acting career as a stunt double for Elvis Presley; he appears in the 1960s Presley vehicles ...
as Senator Jacob Redway (Crusade)
42. Edward Woodward
Actor | The Wicker Man
British actor Edward Woodward made a highly successful transition into Hollywood stardom in the mid 1980s thanks to a popular TV dramatic series. Possessing a magnetic, yet coldly handsome demeanor in the same mold as Christopher Plummer, he was born on June 1, 1930, in London and received his ...
as Technomage Alwyn (Crusade)
43. Kip King
Actor | Westworld
Kip King was born on August 11, 1937 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Jerome Charles Kattan. He was an actor and writer, known for Westworld (1973), A Night at the Roxbury (1998) and Meet the Fockers (2004). He was married to Hajnalka E. Biro. He died on July 15, 2010 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
as Leo (Thirdspace)
44. Soon-Tek Oh
Actor | Mulan
Born in Mokpo, Korea (at the time under Imperial Japanese rule), actor Soon-Teck Oh (or Soon-Tek Oh or Soon-Taik Oh) came to the United States in 1959, studied at UCLA and trained at the Neighborhood Playhouse. Long associated with the versatile Los Angeles' East-West Players theatre company, Oh ...
as the Muta-Do
45. Richard Compton
Director | The Gun Runner
Writer/director/producer Richard Compton was born on March 2, 1938, in Philadelphia, PA. He began his career in the early 1960s making government propaganda movies for the United States Information Agency. His debut feature "The French Way", was never released in America. Compton followed this film...
directed 5 episodes/ co-produced 9 episodes
47. John Vulich
Make_up_department | Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Vulich was an immensely talented sculptor and make-up effects wizard whose fertile imagination gave rise to numerous monsters and aliens for creature features and episodic television. He drew much of his early inspiration from Tom Savini with whose crew he initially worked on monster effects for ...
makeup effects creator (110 episodes)
48. Ron Thornton
Visual_effects | Hypernauts
Ron Thornton was born in 1957 in London, England. He is known for his work on Hypernauts (1996), Star Trek: Nemesis (2002) and Spaceballs (1987). He was married to Lada. He died on November 21, 2016 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
visual effects designer (65 episodes)
49. Harlan Ellison
Writer | The Twilight Zone
Author Harlan Ellison was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Serita (Rosenthal) and Louis Laverne Ellison. He had an older sister, Beverly. Harlan was married five times. He lived in Sherman Oaks at "Ellison Wonderland". He had the same address and phone number for decades, was a non-smoker and ...
writer (110 episodes, 4 movies)
William Sheppard was born and raised in London, England to an Anglo-Irish family. He is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. He was an Associate Artist with the Royal Shakespeare Company for 12 years. He appeared on Broadway in 1966 with "Marat-Sade" and later in 1975 with "...
as Soul Hunter #1 and as Narn commander G'Sten
51. Larry DiTillio
Writer | Babylon 5
writer (7 episodes)
52. Ally Warren
Ally Warren was raised in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Her first acting part was as the Partridge in a Pear Tree in the "Twelve Days of Christmas" in grade one at Cedar Park Elementary School, in Pointe Claire, Quebec.
She studied acting formally with a variety of different teachers in a variety of ...
Minbari in Babylon 5: The Lost Tales
53. D.C. Fontana
Writer | Star Trek: The Next Generation
American science fiction author and story editor who worked primarily for television. An aspiring novelist from the age of eleven, Fontana began as a writer of horror and adventure stories. After graduating with an associate arts degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey she got her ...
writer (3 episodes)
54. Michael Dane
Actor | Teen Wolf
Centauri Imperial Palace Guard
Actor | The Accused
Carmen Argenziano was born on October 27, 1943 in Sharpsville, Pennsylvania. He was an actor. known for his work on hundreds of films and TV series throughout his fifty year career. He was in The Accused (1988), Stand and Deliver (1988), The Godfather: Part II (1974), Identity (2003), and many more...
as Ursa Jaddo
56. Milton James
Actor | Jûbê ninpûchô
Milton James was born on December 7, 1939 in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Milt Jamin. He was an actor, known for Ninja Scroll (1993), Grand Theft Auto V (2013) and Grand Theft Auto IV (2008). He died on January 1, 2018 in New York City.
as Centauri Official
57. Peter De Anda
Actor | The New Centurions
Peter De Anda was born on March 10, 1938 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Pedro Deanda. He was an actor, known for The New Centurions (1972), Come Back Charleston Blue (1972) and Beulah Land (1980). He was married to Aeros Terra, Jacqueline Alexander, Fatima Salik and Sarah Amos. He died on July...
General Thompson (Crusade)
58. Mik Scriba
Actor | The Negotiator
Mik Scriba was born on December 1, 1947 in Illinois, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for The Negotiator (1998), Conspiracy Theory (1997) and A Man Apart (2003). He died on June 15, 2018 in Burbank, California, USA.
59. Rex Ryon
Actor | Beverly Hills Cop
Rex Ryon was born on April 5, 1953 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Rex Garner Yon. He was an actor, known for Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Fatal Vision (1984) and The Face of Alexandre Dumas: The Man in the Iron Mask (1998). He died on April 19, 2005 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
First Man (Crusade)
60. John McPherson
Cinematographer | The Incredible Hulk
John McPherson was born on December 30, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Alan McPherson. He was a cinematographer and director, known for The Incredible Hulk (1977), Seven Days (1998) and Amazing Stories (1985). He died on December 21, 2007 in Westlake Village, California.
Director Babylon 5 (1 episode)
61. Silvana Gallardo
Actress | Death Wish II
Silvana Gallardo was born on January 13, 1953 in New York City, New York, USA as Sandra Silvana Gallardo. She was an actress and producer, known for Death Wish II (1982), Centennial (1978) and A Walk in the Clouds (1995). She was married to Billy Drago. She died on January 2, 2012 in Paris, ...
as Maya Hernandez
62. Dona Hardy
Actress | Superbad
Dona Hardy was born on December 3, 1912 in San Diego, California, USA as Jean Dona Barley. She was an actress, known for Superbad (2007), The Running Man (1987) and The Truman Show (1998). She died on February 13, 2011 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA.
as 'old woman'
63. Christine Noonan
Actress | If....
Christine Noonan was born on March 8, 1945 in Stepney, London, England as Christine Elizabeth Wright. She was an actress, known for If.... (1968), Babylon 5 (1993) and Mystery and Imagination (1966). She was married to Lawrence Dennett and Denis Noonan. She died on August 6, 2003 in Hackney, London.
as 'business woman'
64. Paul Ainsley
Actor | Babylon 5
Paul Ainsley was born on April 11, 1945 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for Babylon 5 (1993), StarCraft: Brood War (1998) and Three's Company (1976). He died on January 19, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
as Centauri #1
65. S. Marc Jordan
S. Marc Jordan was born on January 14, 1931 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA. He was an actor, known for Soldier of Fortune II: Double Helix (2002), The Transformers (1984) and Babylon 5 (1993). He died on July 11, 2014.
as shop owner
66. Robert Schuch
Actor | NYPD Blue
Robert Schuch was born on August 12, 1949 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA. He was an actor and producer, known for NYPD Blue (1993), Quantum Leap (1989) and Babylon 5 (1993). He was married to Susan Ruttan. He died on August 23, 2012 in Hollywood, California, USA.
67. Lee Mathis
Actor | Murder in the First
Lee Mathis was born on March 10, 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for Murder in the First (1995), Babylon 5 (1993) and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993). He died on May 1, 1996 in New York City, New York, USA.
as fighter #1
68. Khin-Kyaw Maung
Actor | Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
as a worker
Actor | American History X
Nicholas R. Oleson was born on February 23, 1966 in Wisconsin, USA. He is known for his work on American History X (1998), Back in Business (1997) and Texas Payback (1995). He died on June 2, 1997 in California, USA.
as thug #1
70. John Lafia
Director | Man's Best Friend
John Lafia was born on April 2, 1957. He was a director and writer, known for Man's Best Friend (1993), Child's Play (1988) and Repo Man (1984). He was married to Beverly. He died on April 29, 2020 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
directed 3 episodes (1997)