Walter Koenig

Actor / Screenwriter / Writer | * 09/14/1936 (85) | Chicago, Illinois (United States of America (USA))
Walter Marvin Koenig (born September 14, 1936) is an American actor and screenwriter. He began acting professionally in the mid 1960s and quickly rose to prominence for his supporting role as Ensign Pavel Chekov in Star Trek: The Original Series (1967–1969). He went on to reprise this role in all six original-cast Star Trek films. Walter Koenig is one of the few surviving cast members from the original Star Trek, along with William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols and George Takei. He has also acted in several other series and films including Goodbye, Raggedy Ann (1971), The Questor Tapes (1974), and Babylon 5 (1993). In addition to his acting career, Koenig has made a career in writing as well and is known for working on Star Trek: The Ani..."> ()
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Walter Marvin Koenig is an American actor, writer, teacher and director, known for his roles as Pavel Chekov in Star Trek and Alfred Bester in Babylon 5. He wrote the script for the 2008 science fiction legal thriller InAlienable.

Most frequent genres for this person: Science Fiction | Documentaries | Drama

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Awards & Nominations for Walter Koenig

Inkpot Award Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Movies with Walter Koenig as Actor(45)

as Self - Interviewee2022 In Search of Tomorrow
as himself2021 Woman in Motion
as Fireman Frank2020 Unbelievable!!!!!
as Milton Green2018 Diminuendo
as Ray Nabroski (future)2017 Neil Stryker and The Tyrant of Time
as Frank Mooney2017 Nobility
as himself2016 For the Love of Spock
as himself2016 50 Years of Star Trek
as Adm Chekov2015 Star Trek: Renegades
as Admiral Chekov2015 Star Trek: Renegades
as himself2014 To Be Takei
as Lassie2013 Blue Dream
as Captain2012 Handball
as himself2012 Backyard Blockbusters
as Dr. Shilling2008 InAlienable
as Coogan2007 Bone Eater
as Captain Pavel Chekov2007 Star Trek: Of Gods And Men
as himself2006 40 Years of Star Trek
as Pastor Dylan2006 Mad Cowgirl
as Himself (archive footage)2005 How William Shatner Changed The World
as Drexel2003 Maximum Surge
as himself1997 Trekkies
as Dr. Breitenheim1996 Sworn to Justice
as Pavel Chekov1994 Star Trek: Generations
as Cmdr. Pavel Chekov1989 Star Trek V: The Final Frontier
as Col. Jason Grant1989 Moontrap
as Cmdr. Pavel Chekov1986 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
as Pompey1983 Antony and Cleopatra
as Cmdr. Pavel Chekov1982 Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
as Lt. Pavel Chekov1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture
as Administrative Assistant1974 The Questor Tapes

TV Shows/Series with Walter Koenig as Actor(17)

as Admiral Chekov2013 Meet the Family
as Lt. Pavel Chekov2004 Star Trek: Phase II
as Alfred Bester1994 Babylon 5
1971 Columbo
1967 Mannix
1966 Jericho
as Pavel Chekov1966 Star Trek
1965 Gidget

Movies with Walter Koenig as Crew(3)

Production/Producer2012 Handball
Writing/Writer2008 InAlienable
Production/Executive Producer2008 InAlienable

TV Shows/Series with Walter Koenig as Crew(4)

Writing/Writer1982 The Powers of Matthew Star
Writing/Writer1976 Family
Writing/Writer1974 Land of the Lost

Additional Information

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Full Name: Walter Marvin Koenig
Born: Monday, 09/14 1936 (September) in Chicago, Illinois (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 85 years + 135 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: University of California, Los Angeles, Grinnell College, Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Children: Andrew Koenig
Walter Koenig frequently works together with these people:
Nichelle Nichols (22x, Actress)
Leonard Nimoy (20x, Actor)
William Shatner (19x, Actor)
George Takei (19x, Actor)
DeForest Kelley (12x, Actor)
James Doohan (12x, Actor)
Mark Hendrickson (12x, Actor)
Majel Barrett (11x, Actress)
Michael McKenzie (11x, Cast)
Kim Strauss (10x, Actor)
Bill Blackburn (10x, Actor)
Jonathan Chapman (10x, Cast)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:12004, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 01/17/2022