Date of Birth:
20 January 1920
DeForest Kelley played in 12 movies in the Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery, Western, Romance, Drama, Music, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Comedy genres.
DeForest Kelley got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
Before landing the role of Dr. McCoy, he was offered the choice to play Mr. Spock. Years later, he ironically plays both for "Star Trek III: The Search for Spock" (1984).
Is one of only 32 actors or actresses to have starred in both the original Star Trek up to and including Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991) and then in one of the spin offs.
He was cremated and his ashes scattered in the Pacific Ocean.
Made both his first (Episode "The Corbomite Manoeuvre") and last (Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)) Star Trek appearances with Nichelle Nichols.
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