9 “Star Trek” Cast And Their First Television Roles.


Everybody has a starting point, including the celebrated cast of the science fiction series Star Trek. Before they were crewmembers on board the USS Enterprise, they were upcoming artists searching for a huge break. Here are the very first televised roles for the foremost cast of Star Trek, including William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy and Nichelle Nichols.

1. WILLIAM SHATNER

1. WILLIAM SHATNER

During early 1950s, Shatner showed up on various Canadian TV series, including his formative first role on the science fiction series Space Command. After a couple of years, Shatner came to Hollywood in the late 50s to show up on shows like Studio One, Suspicion and Playhouse 90.