James Doohan Biography (1920-)

Full name, James Montgomery Doohan; born March 3, 1920, in Vancouver, BritishColumbia, Canada; son of William (a pharmacist, veterinarian, and dentist) and Sarah (a homemaker) Doohan; married Judy, 1948 (divorced, 1965); married Anita Yagel (a television production secretary), November 22, 1967 (divorced);married Wende Braunberger, 1974; children: (first marriage) Larkin, Deirdre,Montgomery, Christopher; (second marriage) two; (third marriage) Eric and Thomas. Addresses: Agent: DMG Management, 2600 Aberdeen Ave., Hollywood,CA 90027.

Nationality
Canadian
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, writer
Birth Details
March 3, 1920
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (Uncredited) Defense attorney, The Wheeler Dealers (also known asSeparate Beds), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1963
  • Les, Bus Riley's Back in Town, Universal, 1965
  • (Uncredited) Bit, The Satan Bug, United Artists, 1965
  • (Uncredited) Bishop, 36 Hours, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1965
  • Phillip Bainbridge, One of Our Spies Is Missing, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1966
  • Building superintendent, Jigsaw, Universal, 1968
  • Benoit, Man in the Wilderness, Warner Bros., 1971
  • Follo, Pretty Maids All in a Row, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1971
  • Danny, Monterey Home Video, 1979
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek: The Motion Picture, Paramount, 1979
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (also known as Star Trek II: The Vengeance of Khan and Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan), Paramount, 1982
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek III: The Search for Spock, Paramount, 1984
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, Paramount, 1986
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek V: The Final Frontier, Paramount, 1989
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country, Paramount, 1991
  • Chief O'Brien, Double Trouble, Motion Picture Corporation of America, 1992
  • Dr. Landon, Amore!, 1993
  • Scotty, National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon I, New Line Cinema, 1993
  • New York Skyride, 1994
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek: Generations (also known as Star Trek VII), Paramount, 1994
  • New York Skyride, 1994
  • Uncle Monty, Storybook, Republic Pictures Home Video, 1995
  • William Shatner's Star Trek Memories!, Paramount Home Video, 1995
  • Through Dead Eyes, 1996
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise and himself, Trekkies, 1997
  • Sheriff Carlson, Bug Buster, DMG Entertainment, 1998
  • River of Stone, 1998
  • Clive Chives, The Duke, 1999
  • Narrator, Cold Fusion: Fire from Water, 1999
  • Television Appearances
  • Series;
  • Space Command, 1953
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek, NBC, 1966-69
  • Voice of Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Lieutenant Arex,Ensign Pavel Chekov, and others, Star Trek (animated), NBC, 1973-75
  • Commander Carnarvin, Jason of Star Command, CBS, 1979-80
  • Damon Warwick, The Bold and the Beautiful (also known as Glamour and Top Models), CBS, 1993-98
  • Pippen, Homeboys in Outer Space, UPN, 1996-97
  • Specials
  • 53rd Annual King Orange Jamboree Parade, NBC, 1986
  • Star Trek: A Captain's Log, CBS, 1994
  • It's Hot in Here: UPN Fall Preview, UPN, 1996
  • Pilots
  • Scrimp, "Scalplock," ABC Sunday Night Movie, ABC, 1966
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, Star Trek--Where No Man Has Gone Before (also known as Where No Man Has Gone Before), NBC, 1966
  • Movies
  • 1996, French television, 1986
  • Himself, Knight Rider 2000, NBC, 1991
  • Episodic
  • (Television debut) Detective, Martin Kane, Private Eye, NBC, 1949
  • Davit, "Quint Asper Comes Home," Gunsmoke, CBS, 1962
  • "Hazel's Highland Fling," Hazel, NBC, 1962
  • Father, "Valley of the Shadow," The Twilight Zone, CBS, 1963
  • "The Man Who Couldn't Die," The Virginian, NBC, 1963
  • "A House in Order," Empire, 1963
  • Officer, "The Shark Affair," The Man from U.N.C.L.E., NBC, 1964
  • Lieutenant Branch, "Expanding Human," The Outer Limits, ABC, 1964
  • "I, Robot," The Outer Limits, ABC, 1964
  • Presidential assistant, "Hot Line," Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, ABC, 1964
  • Lawrence Tobin, "Hail to the Chief," Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, ABC, 1964
  • "Fringe Benefits," The Rogues, NBC, 1964
  • Walter Brocken, "A Strange Little Visitor," Bewitched, ABC, 1965
  • Deputy number one, "Masquerade," The Fugitive, ABC, 1965
  • Doctor, "Middle of the Heat Wave," The Fugitive, ABC, 1965
  • "I See By Your Outfit," Laredo, 1965
  • Lt. Wells, "Lady on the Rock," Convoy, 1965
  • Blue Light, ABC, 1966
  • Professor, "The Bridge of Lions," The Man from U.N.C.L.E., NBC, 1966
  • Professor, "One of Our Spies Is Missing," The Man from U.N.C.L.E.,NBC, 1966
  • Archie MacPherson, "The Big Blow," Magnum, P.I., CBS, 1983
  • Lieutenant Commander Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, Chief Engineer of the USSEnterprise, "Relics," Star Trek: The Next Generation, syndicated, 1987
  • "Harry's Will," MacGyver, ABC, 1990
  • Himself, "Episode of James Doohan," The Ben Stiller Show, Fox, 1992
  • Pippen, "There's No Space Like Home, or Return of the Jed Eye," Homeboys in Outer Space, 1996
  • Chief Engineer Montgomery "Scotty" Scott, "Trials and Tribble-ations," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, syndicated, 1996
  • Voice of Kardassian, "Where No Duckman Has Gone Before," Duckman (animated), USA Network, 1997
  • Also appeared in Ben Casey, ABC; Bonanza, NBC; Daniel Boone, NBC; Fantasy Island, ABC; The F.B.I., ABC; The Gallant Men, ABC; The Iron Horse, ABC; Marcus Welby, M.D., ABC;Peyton Place, ABC; Return to Peyton Place, NBC; Shenandoah; Suspense, CBS; Tales of Tomorrow, ABC; Then Came Bronson, NBC; Thriller, NBC.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Video Games
  • Voice of Scotty, Star Trek: Judgement Rites, 1994
  • Voice of Scotty, Star Trek: Generations, 1997
  • Voice of Scotty, Star Trek: The Secret of Vulcan Fury, 1999
  • WRITINGS
  • Memoirs
  • (With Peter David) Beam Me Up, Scotty: Star Trek's "Scotty"--In His Own Words, Pocket Books (New York City), 1996
  • Fiction
  • (With S. M. Stirling) Rising: Volume One of the Flight Engineer, Baen (Riverdale, NY), 1996

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals:
    • Entertainment Weekly, February 18, 2000, p. 11.
    • Omni, December 18, 1994, pp. 54-55.
    • People Weekly, December 19, 1994, pp. 73-74.
    • Publishers Weekly, October 28, 1996, p. 62; November 11, 1996, p.70; October 25, 1993, pp. 25-26.

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