Joseph Ruskin

Born Apr 14, 1924

Joseph Ruskin is an American character actor. Ruskin is one of only 4 actors or actresses to have starred in both the original Star Trek (1966) and then in one of the spin offs. Along with Majel Barrett, Clint Howard and Jack Donner, he is one of only four actors to appear in both the original Star Trek series and Star Trek: Enterprise (2001). He also played a Vulcan Master in an episode of Star Trek: Voyager.… Read More

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1924 Birth Born on April 14, 1924.


1959 35 Years Old He married Patricia Herd in 1959 and was later divorced in 1976.
1960 36 Years Old Joseph Ruskin was the uncredited voice of the Kanamits from the Twilight Zone episode "To Serve Man". He also may be remembered as the Genie from the 1960 episode of the Twilight Zone, "The Man in the Bottle".
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