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The Next Generation All Good Things come to an end...but not here.

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Old February 4 2014, 05:12 AM   #1
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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.

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Old February 4 2014, 06:32 AM   #2
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Aw man, I loved him as General Korrd. He was just a really cool actor.
May he rest in piece.
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Old February 4 2014, 07:53 AM   #3
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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!
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Old February 4 2014, 03:06 PM   #4
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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.
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Old February 7 2014, 05:17 AM   #5
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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.
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Old February 17 2014, 06:59 PM   #6
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K'mpec was so cool. Sad news about the actor, though.

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