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Glenn Corbett


Remembered perfect for his role as warp drive inventor Zefram Cochrane on Star Trek as well as for his portrayal of Vietnam experienced Lincoln Court case on Route 66, this display actor also made an appearance in such 1970s motion pictures as Big Jake and Midway. While going to Occidental College within the Los Angeles region, he began performing in college student theatrical productions. He produced his film debut inside a 1959 film noir entitled The Crimson Kimono. Through the 1980s, he was a string regular on CBS’s Dallas. His relationship to Judy Daniels led to a son called Jason along with a child called Jocelyn. He passed away of lung malignancy several months timid of his sixtieth birthday. He performed the part of Sheriff Pat Garrett within the 1970 John Wayne traditional western, Chisum.

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Full Name Glenn Corbett
Date Of Birth August 17, 1933
Died January 16, 1993, San Antonio, Texas, United States
Place Of Birth California
Profession TV Actor
Education Occidental College
Nationality American
Spouse Judy Daniels
Children Jason Corbett, Jocelyn Corbett
Movies Chisum, Shenandoah, Big Jake, Homicidal, The Crimson Kimono, The Mountain Road, Midway, Dead Pigeon on Beethoven Street, The Pirates of Blood River, Nashville Girl, Guns in the Heather, All the Young Men, The Stranger, This Savage Land, Man on a String, The Fireball, How to Commit Marriage, The Log of the Black Pearl, Law of the Land, Shadow Force, Ride in a Pink Car, Stunts Unlimited, Spy Busters
TV Shows The Doctors, The Road West, Route 66, It's a Man's World
Star Sign Leo

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1May be best known to Star Trek (1966) fans as "Zefram Cochrane" in the episode, Star Trek: Metamorphosis (1967), a role which was portrayed by James Cromwell in Star Trek: First Contact (1996), which was filmed almost 3 years after Corbett's death in 1993.
2Modeled for physique photographer Robert Henry Mizer, founder of the Athletic Model Guild.
3Children with Judy: Jason Corbett (b. early 1960) and Jocelyn Corbett (b. late 1961).
4He is buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
5Attended Ventura College in 1956 and was elected Student Body President of the spring semester. He also was voted Best Looking.
6Posed for "physique" magazines in the 1950s



Police Surgeon1971TV SeriesCarter
Big Jake1971O'Brien
Bonanza1965-1971TV SeriesHowie Landis / Reverend Paul Watson
The F.B.I.1968-1971TV SeriesStan Mayberry / Cliff Holm
Marcus Welby, M.D.1971TV Series
The Immortal1970TV SeriesDavid Hiller
Chisum1970Pat Garrett
Guns in the Heather1969Tom
This Savage Land1969TV MovieChance Reynolds
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1969TV SeriesTom Evans
City Beneath the Sea1969TV ShortGeneral Kevin Matthews
Land of the Giants1968TV SeriesMajor Kagan
Star Trek1967TV SeriesZefram Cochrane
Garrison's Gorillas1967TV SeriesCharlie
The Road West1966-1967TV SeriesChance Reynolds
Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre1966TV SeriesDave Gammon
The Legend of Jesse James1966TV SeriesLuke Canby
The Virginian1965TV SeriesDavid Henderson
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1965TV SeriesBernie Oren
Kraft Suspense Theatre1965TV SeriesLt. Christopher King
12 O'Clock High1964-1965TV SeriesLt. Tom Lockridge
Route 661963-1964TV SeriesLinc Case
The Doctors1963TV SeriesJason Aldrich (1976-1981)
It's a Man's World1962-1963TV SeriesWes Macauley / Wes Macaulay
The Pirates of Blood River1962Henry
Homicidal1961Karl Anderson
All the Young Men1960Pvt. Wade, Medic
The Mountain Road1960Collins
Man on a String1960Frank Sanford
The Crimson Kimono1959Det. Sgt. Charlie Bancroft
The Bigelow Theatre1951TV Series
Shadow Force1992Al Finch Sr.
Dallas1983-1990TV SeriesPaul Morgan / TV News Announcer
Automan1984TV SeriesJarrett Powers
Simon & Simon1983TV SeriesEd Beckwith
Manimal1983TV SeriesSloan
The Fall Guy1982TV SeriesSteve Kruger
Fantasy Island1981TV SeriesBuzz Nolan
Stunts Unlimited1980TV MovieDirk Macauley
Barnaby Jones1973-1979TV SeriesDarryl Enders / Eddie Woods / Charlie Cort
The Rockford Files1979TV SeriesAgent Spelling
Midway1976Lieutenant Commander John Waldron
Law of the Land1976TV MovieAndy Hill
Bert D'Angelo/Superstar1976TV SeriesReynolds
Nashville Girl1976Jeb
Police Story1974-1976TV SeriesDetective Ted Fisk / Sergeant Bill Riley / Detective Don Thorpe / ...
Petrocelli1974-1975TV SeriesCharlie / Robert Warren
Caribe1975TV SeriesBill Chalmers
Police Woman1975TV SeriesJerry Woolard
The Log of the Black Pearl1975TV MovieMichael Devlin
Movin' On1974TV SeriesTommy Trueblood
The Manhunter1974TV SeriesSteve Iron
Ride in a Pink Car1974Gid Barker
The Streets of San Francisco1974TV SeriesPaul Wallach
Gunsmoke1964-1974TV SeriesHargraves / Phoenix / Dan Collins
Cannon1973TV SeriesBob Niven
Egan1973TV MovieDetective Burke
The Young and the Restless1973TV SeriesJames Lake (1983)
Escape1973TV SeriesLarry McGowen
The Stranger1973TV MovieNeil Stryker
Tatort1973TV SeriesSandy
Mod Squad1972TV SeriesSteve Anderson
Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law1971-1972TV SeriesJerry Woods
Alias Smith and Jones1972TV SeriesMarty Alcott / Ralph
Medical Center1971-1972TV SeriesPhil Dorsey
Night Gallery1971TV SeriesRichard Alden (segment "Brenda")

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American Masters2009TV Series documentary
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Thrills: America's Most Heart-Pounding Movies2001TV Special documentaryHimself
100 Years of the Hollywood Western1994TV Movie documentaryHimself
Legends of the West1992DocumentaryActor in 'Chisum' (uncredited)
How to Commit Marriage1969Detective Sgt. Charlie Bancroft

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