René Auberjonois

Date Of Birth:
1 June 1940
Place Of Birth:
New York City, New York
René Auberjonois was a busy actor on stage and screen for thirty years before he played Odo, the shape-shifting constable on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993-99). He followed that in 2004 by taking the role of venerable lawyer Paul Lewiston on the jokey drama Boston Legal (co-starring William Shatner). Auberjonois is a reliable character actor whose film credits include M*A*S*H, (1970) and McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971, starring Warren Beatty). On television he has been a regular voice actor for cartoons, including The Smurfs (1981), Mighty Max (1991) and Bruce Willis' Bruno the Kid (1996). He also was a regular player on TV's Benson (1980-86).