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Old July 10 2009, 04:01 PM   #1542
Keith R.A. DeCandido
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Re: Cast the Characters of Trek Literature

backstept wrote: View Post
for some reason I kept seeing Bruce Greenwood as Sonek Pran in A Singular Destiny
he was superbly cast as Pike so maybe that's why he stuck with me for Sonek . . .
Sci wrote: View Post
Yeah, Sonek Pran is your old hippie grandfather who did a lot of LDS in the 60s.

I tend to imagine Ron Glass as Sonek Pran, actually
JWolf wrote: View Post
For Sonak Pran, I'd go with Earle Hyman who played Cliff's father on The Cosby Show.
Greenwood's an excellent actor, but he's a bit too -- I dunno, sonorous? -- to be Pran. Pran's a bit more loose and freewheeling. I can see either Glass or Hyman in the role with little difficulty -- though, again, the template for the character is Arlo.
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