William Morgan Sheppard (August 24, 1932January 6, 2019) was a British actor who voiced the Heavy Gun Trooper and the Ruulian Strip Miner in Star Wars: Force Commander. He also voiced the character Ignatius Cheese in the 2000 LucasArts game Escape from Monkey Island.[1]

In 2011, he appeared in the sixth series of the new series of Doctor Who in the episode The Impossible Astronaut. And is one of the many actors who appeared in both Star Trek and Star Wars. Playing Ira Graves in Star Trek: The Next Generation, the Klingon Commandant in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, Qatai in Star Trek: Voyager and the Vulcan science minister in 2009's Star Trek.

Sheppard passed away on January 6, 2019 at the age of 86 in Los Angeles, California.[2]

Notes and references[edit | edit source]

  1. Escape from Monkey Island - Cast & Crew.... scummbar.com. Archived from the original on February 14, 2019. Retrieved on January 7, 2019.
  2. Saunders, Emmeline (2019-01-07). William Morgan Sheppard dead: Star Trek actor dies aged 86. mirror.co.uk. Archived from the original on September 13, 2020. Retrieved on January 6, 2018.

External links[edit | edit source]

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.