Brent Spiner (Star Trek: TNG, Independence Day) Ottawa ComicCon 2018 Full Panel

Brent Spiner, Lieutenant Commander Data from Star Trek: The Next Generation, meets with a room full of fans and answers questions at the 2018 Ottawa ComicCon.

Brent Jay Spiner (born February 2, 1949) is an American actor, comedian, and singer best known for his portrayal of the android Lieutenant Commander Data in the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation and four subsequent films. In 1997, he won the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Data in Star Trek: First Contact, and was nominated in the same category for portraying Dr. Brackish Okun in Independence Day, a role he reprises in Independence Day: Resurgence. He has also enjoyed a career in the theatre and as a musician.