James Doohan (1920–2005)


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James Doohan was born on March 3, 1920 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as James Montgomery Doohan. He is known for his work on Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) and Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991). He was married to Wende Doohan, Anita Yagel and Janet Young. He died on July 20, 2005 in... See full bio »

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 2005 Skinwalker: Curse of the Shaman (Video)
Judge Peterson
 1999 The Duke
Clive Chives
 1999 Through Dead Eyes
Barney Fredericks
 1998 Bug Buster
Sheriff Carlson
 1997 Star Trek: Generations (Video Game)
Capt. Montgomery 'Scotty' Scott (voice)
 1996-1997 The Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series)
Damon Warwick
- Episode #1.2679 (1997) ... Damon Warwick
- Episode #1.2678 (1997) ... Damon Warwick
- Episode #1.2677 (1997) ... Damon Warwick
- Episode #1.2676 (1997) ... Damon Warwick
- Episode #1.2675 (1997) ... Damon Warwick
 1997 Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (TV Series)
Kardassian
- Where No Duckman Has Gone Before (1997) ... Kardassian (voice)
 1996 Storybook
Uncle Monty
 1994 Star Trek Generations
Scotty
 1993 Star Trek: Judgment Rites (Video Game)
Lt. Cmdr. Montgomery 'Scotty' Scott (voice)
 1993 Amore!
Dr. Landon
 1993 Loaded Weapon 1
Scotty
 1992 Star Trek: 25th Anniversary Enhanced (Video Game)
Montgomery Scott (voice)
 1992 Star Trek: The Next Generation (TV Series)
Scotty
- Relics (1992) ... Scotty
 1992/I Double Trouble
Chief O'Brien
 1991 Star Trek Adventure (Short)
Scott
 1991 Knight Rider 2000 (TV Movie)
James 'Scotty' Doohan
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
Speedy
- Harry's Will (1990) ... Speedy
 1988 Danger Bay (TV Series)
Pete
- Put a Little Back (1988) ... Pete
 1987 Série noire (TV Series)
- 1996 (1987)
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Roger
- Resolutions (1985) ... Roger
 1983 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Archie MacPherson
- The Big Blow (1983) ... Archie MacPherson
 1983 Fantasy Island (TV Series)
Governor Gaspar d'Annard
- Naughty Marietta/The Winning Ticket (1983) ... Governor Gaspar d'Annard
 1978 Jason of Star Command (TV Series)
Commander Canarvin
- The Victory of Star Command (1978) ... Commander Canarvin
- The Trojan Horse (1978) ... Commander Canarvin
- Peepo on Trial (1978) ... Commander Canarvin
- Return of the Creature (1978) ... Commander Canarvin
- Escape from Kesh (1978) ... Commander Canarvin (credit only)
 1978 Tarzan and the Super 7 (TV Series)
Commander Canarvin
 1973-1974 Star Trek: The Animated Series (TV Series)
Scott / Arex / Gabler / ...
- The Counter-Clock Incident (1974) ... Scott / Arex / Commodore Robert April / ... (voice)
- How Sharper Than a Serpent's Tooth (1974) ... Scott / Arex / Walking Bear / ... (voice)
- Albatross (1974) ... Scott / Dramian Supreme Prefect / Kol-Tai (voice)
- The Practical Joker (1974) ... Scott / Arex / Search party 7 Crewman (voice)
- Bem (1974) ... Scott / Ari bn Bem / Arex (voice)
 1973 Return to Peyton Place (TV Series)
Mr. Blake
- Episode dated 8 June 1973 (1973) ... Mr. Blake
- Episode dated 5 June 1973 (1973) ... Mr. Blake
 1969-1972 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Fred Baxter / Detective Sgt. Brenner
- Don't Talk About Darkness (1972) ... Fred Baxter
- Let Ernest Come Over (1969) ... Detective Sgt. Brenner
 1971 Man in the Wilderness
Benoit
 1969-1970 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
Fletcher / Bruce MacFarland
- Perilous Passage (1970) ... Fletcher
- The Cache (1969) ... Bruce MacFarland
 1969 Then Came Bronson (TV Series)
Dr. John Wilson
- Amid Splinters of the Thunderbolt (1969) ... Dr. John Wilson
 1966-1969 Star Trek: The Original Series (TV Series)
Scott / Voice of Sargon
- Turnabout Intruder (1969) ... Scott
- All Our Yesterdays (1969) ... Scott (voice)
- The Savage Curtain (1969) ... Scott
- The Cloud Minders (1969) ... Scott
- The Way to Eden (1969) ... Scott
 1968 Jigsaw
Building Superintendent
 1965-1967 Peyton Place (TV Series)
Thomas
- Episode #3.46 (1967) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.34 (1967) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.31 (1966) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.30 (1966) ... Thomas (uncredited)
- Episode #3.26 (1966) ... Thomas (uncredited)
 1966 Jericho (TV Series)
Pastor Lutjens
- Eric the Redhead (1966) ... Pastor Lutjens
 1966 Insight (TV Series)
Rudy Fresno
- Leroy (1966) ... Rudy Fresno
 1966 Iron Horse (TV Series)
Scrimp
- Joy Unconfined (1966) ... Scrimp
- Rail Runs West (1966) ... Scrimp
 1966 Blue Light (TV Series)
Conners
- The Friendly Enemy (1966) ... Conners
 1966 A Man Called Shenandoah (TV Series)
Francis Xavier O'Connell
- Care of General Delivery (1966) ... Francis Xavier O'Connell
 1966 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Frank Delbey / Claude Bell
- The Hiding Place (1966) ... Frank Delbey
- The Animal (1966) ... Claude Bell
 1966 Scalplock (TV Movie)
Scrimp
 1964-1966 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Phillip Bainbridge / Mr. MacInernay
- The Bridge of Lions Affair: Part 1 (1966) ... Phillip Bainbridge
- The Shark Affair (1964) ... Mr. MacInernay
 1963-1965 The Virginian (TV Series)
James Francis O'Bannion / George Mitchell
- Letter of the Law (1965) ... James Francis O'Bannion
- The Man Who Couldn't Die (1963) ... George Mitchell
 1965 Bewitched (TV Series)
Walter Brocken
- A Strange Little Visitor (1965) ... Walter Brocken
 1965 Convoy (TV Series)
Lt. Wells
- Lady on the Rock (1965) ... Lt. Wells
 1965 Laredo (TV Series)
Mike Pripton
- I See by Your Outfit (1965) ... Mike Pripton
 1965 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Doctor / Deputy #1
- Middle of a Heat Wave (1965) ... Doctor
- Masquerade (1965) ... Deputy #1
 1965 The Satan Bug
SDI Agent at Gas Station (uncredited)
 1964 Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (TV Series)
Lawrence Tobin / Presidential Assistant
- Hail to the Chief (1964) ... Lawrence Tobin (uncredited)
- Hot Line (1964) ... Presidential Assistant
 1964 Signpost to Murder
First Guard (uncredited)
 1964 36 Hours
Bishop (uncredited)
 1964 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Dr. Watson
- A Disease of the Heart Called Love (1964) ... Dr. Watson
 1964 The Rogues (TV Series)
Cutler
- Fringe Benefits (1964) ... Cutler
 1964 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Police Lt. Branch
- Expanding Human (1964) ... Police Lt. Branch
 1964 The Richard Boone Show (TV Series)
John Grisham
- The Arena: Part 2 (1964) ... John Grisham
 1962-1963 Bonanza (TV Series)
Colonel's Man / Bill Collins
- The Legacy (1963) ... Colonel's Man
- Gift of Water (1962) ... Bill Collins
 1963 The Wheeler Dealers
Defense Attorney (uncredited)
 1961-1963 Festival (TV Series)
Paul / Henri / Jules / ...
- The Labyrinth (1963) ... Paul
- Bousille and the Just (1962) ... Henri
- The Killdeer (1961)
- The Offbeats (1961) ... Jules
- Home of the Brave (1961) ... T. J.
 1963 The Labyrinth (TV Movie)
 1963 Going My Way (TV Series)
The attendant
- Hear No Evil (1963) ... The attendant
 1963 Empire (TV Series)
Doctor
- A House in Order (1963) ... Doctor
 1963 The Gallant Men (TV Series)
Captain Blagdon
- The Warriors (1963) ... Captain Blagdon
 1963 G.E. True (TV Series)
Jennings
- Escape: Part 2 (1963) ... Jennings
- Escape: Part 1 (1963) ... Jennings
 1963 Hazel (TV Series)
Gordon MacHeath
- Hazel's Highland Fling (1963) ... Gordon MacHeath
 1963 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Father
- Valley of the Shadow (1963) ... Father
 1962 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Davit
- Quint Asper Comes Home (1962) ... Davit
 1962 The New Breed (TV Series)
Dr. Lennon
- The Deadlier Sex (1962) ... Dr. Lennon
 1961 The Business of Farming (Short)
 1953-1961 Encounter (TV Series)
Barney Hannah / Arthur Phipps / Brad Gordon / ...
- Riel: Part 2 (1961)
- Riel: Part 1 (1961)
- The Night They Killed Joe Howe (1960) ... Arthur Phipps
- The Well (1960)
 1961 Heritage (TV Series)
 1960 First Person (TV Series)
Rod Murphy
- The Heroes (1960)
- Some Are So Lucky (1960) ... Rod Murphy
 1960 R.C.M.P. (TV Series)
Tom Rolands / Ken McCready
- Back to School (1960) ... Tom Rolands
- The Marked Man (1960) ... Ken McCready
 1960 The Hill (TV Movie)
 1960 Startime (TV Series)
 1958-1959 The Unforeseen (TV Series)
- Cabin B-13 (1959)
- The Key (1958)
 1956-1958 First Performance (TV Series)
Joynt
- Ice on Fire (1957) ... Joynt
- O'Brien (1956)
 1954-1958 On Camera (TV Series)
Harry Sidekick / Lieut. Hagen / Dabney MacConkel / ...
- Stop-Over (1958) ... Harry Sidekick
- The Absentee Murderer (1958) ... Lieut. Hagen
- A Case of Fraud (1958) ... Dabney MacConkel
- Just Try It (1957) ... Roger
- Big League Goalie (1957) ... Coach
 1957 Test Pilot (Short)
 1956-1957 Folio (TV Series)
Ted / William Annand
- The Empty Frame (1957) ... Ted
- The Case of Posterity Versus Joseph Howe (1956) ... William Annand
 1957 Hawkeye and the Last of the Mohicans (TV Series)
Tonkawa / Harris
- Way Station (1957) ... Tonkawa (as Jim Doohan)
- Scapegoat (1957) ... Harris
 1956 Strike in Town: Revised (Short)
 1956 The Cage (Short)
 1956 The Hill (TV Movie)
 1955 Strike in Town (Short)
 1953-1955 Playbill (TV Series)
Suitor / Navigator
- Tobacco Farm (1954) ... Suitor
- The Rock (1954) ... Navigator
- Alfie's Tulip (1953)
 1954 Men at Work (Short)
 1953 Space Command (TV Series)
Phil Mitchell
 1952 Tales of Tomorrow (TV Series)
Sgt. Morgan
- Plague from Space (1952) ... Sgt. Morgan
 1951 Suspense (TV Series)
Peters
- Go Home Dead Man (1951) ... Peters
 1950 Actor's Studio (TV Series)
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Narrator of the NASA documentary 'Mission To The Future' See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 7 Interviews | 10 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jim Doohan

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

I like Captain Kirk, but I can't say that I'm very fond of Bill Shatner (William Shatner). See more »

Trivia:

Before he gained his fame as "Scotty" on Star Trek: The Original Series (1966), he started in television being sent into outer space on Tales of Tomorrow (1951) and Space Command (1953). See more »

Trademark:

Lieutenant Commander Montgomery Scott on Star Trek: The Original Series (1966) and seven of the Star Trek films See more »

Nickname:

Jimmy

Star Sign:

Pisces

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