PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Shaka, when the walls fell

Veteran actor Paul Winfield passed away Sunday, at the age of 62.

Despite his large body of work, including an Academy Award nomination in 1972 and Emmy win in 1995, I have chosen to commemorate his role as Captain Dathon in one of the finest Star Trek episodes ever, which I randomly saw again just the other week. Here's a link to the obituary.

Darmok and Jalad at Tanagra. The Beast of Tanagra. Sokath, his eyes uncovered.
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