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Grant February 4 2014 05:12 AM

Charles Cooper has passed
 
Charles Cooper who played K'mpec in two episodes of TNG passed away at age 87 on Nov 29, 2013.

His death wasn't reported by any of the Trek related websites and so I just found out.

He also, of course, played Gen Korrd in ST 5

Long career from 1950 to 2007. Great voice.

Thanks for your contribution to Trek and Rest In Peace.

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0177927/

J. Allen February 4 2014 06:32 AM

Re: Charles Cooper has passed
 
Aw man, I loved him as General Korrd. He was just a really cool actor.
May he rest in piece. :(

Timelord Victorious February 4 2014 07:53 AM

Re: Charles Cooper has passed
 
It is not happy news.

But he was 87. So I won't be sad either. Great long life.

Chapeau!

bbailey861 February 4 2014 03:06 PM

Re: Charles Cooper has passed
 
87 is pretty good. I had no idea his career started back in 1950. He had a rich life and made notable contributions to Trek. RIP.

FormerLurker February 7 2014 05:17 AM

Re: Charles Cooper has passed
 
I remember his role as a henchman in Blind Fury. I smiled when the blind character Rutger Hauer played cut off the henchman's eyebrows. It was cute.

od0_ital February 17 2014 06:59 PM

Re: Charles Cooper has passed
 
K'mpec was so cool. Sad news about the actor, though.

:klingon:


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