Star Trek is one of the longest-running science fiction franchises in television history. Since the 1960s, the Star Trek franchise has spanned across five series (soon to be six with Star Trek: Discovery) and thirteen films so far, and it shows no sign of stopping anytime soon.

A myriad of actors, both obscure and well-known, have cycled through Star Trek’s many incarnations, but you probably will not recognize most of them. Star Trek has long been on the forefront of prosthetic effects, makeup design, and special effects.

The franchise created spectacular alien races, most of which have become familiar to viewers ...

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