Laurence Luckinbill Biography
Birthday: November 21, 1934 (Scorpio)
Born In: Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States
Laurence George Luckinbill is a successful American actor, playwright, and director who has worked in theater, television, and movies. Most active in the theater, he has written, directed, and starred in numerous stage productions. He is best known for his one-man shows based on the lives of the US President Theodore Roosevelt, author Ernest Hemingway, American defense attorney Clarence Darrow, and the US President Lyndon Baines Johnson. The veteran stage actor became a TV star with his role as Sybok in ‘Star Trek V: The Final Frontier’. He has achieved success as a teacher as well and is the founder and producer of a non-profit NY theater company. A multi-faceted personality, he had also served as a cultural affairs director for the US Department of State during the Kennedy Administration. He founded a multi-media production company, which produced two CD-ROM products—‘Lucy & Desi: The Scrapbooks, Volume I’, and ‘How to Save Your Family History: A 10-Step Guide by Lucie Arnaz’. He has written a series of interactive multimedia stories for digital CD-ROM titled ‘Adventures in Hyperhistory’, based on history’s human stories, which he presented with the help of original dramatic video scenarios. He was inducted into the Arkansas Entertainers Hall of Fame in 2007.