Charles Cooper has passed

Discussion in 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' started by Grant, Feb 4, 2014.

  1. Grant

    Grant Commodore Commodore

    Dec 16, 2006
    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.
  2. Coloratura

    Coloratura Snuggle Princess Premium Member

    Dec 25, 2002
    Ohio, USA
    Aw man, I loved him as General Korrd. He was just a really cool actor.
    May he rest in piece. :(
  3. Timelord Victorious

    Timelord Victorious Vice Admiral Admiral

    Feb 27, 2006
    Germany, Earth, the Solar System
    It is not happy news.

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

  4. Boo! Did I Scare Ya?

    Boo! Did I Scare Ya? Admiral Premium Member

    Oct 14, 2009
    bbailey861 -- Kingston, ON
    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.
  5. FormerLurker

    FormerLurker Commodore Commodore

    May 17, 2009
    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.
  6. od0_ital

    od0_ital Admiral Admiral

    Aug 23, 2001
    Nacogdoches, Texas
    K'mpec was so cool. Sad news about the actor, though.