Walter Koenig Filmography
Combat! (1962) (TV) - Starring as a Sentry in "The Prisoner"
| This was a one-hour WWII drama series on television, that followed a frontline American infantry squad as they battled their way across Europe. With mud-splattered realism, the show offered character studies of men striving to maintain their own humanity in the midst of a world torn by war.|
|The Untouchables (1963) (TV) - Starring as a Student in "Snowball"|
| A classic crime drama series about an elite group of law enforcement officers headed by the incorruptible Eliot Ness (Robert Stack) and their battles against organized crime and gang lords such as Al Capone. The series ran from 1959-63 on ABC and sparked great controversy in its day both for its violent content and its portrayal of Italian-Americans.|
|The Starlost (1973-1974) (TV) - Starring as Oro in "The Alien Oro" and "The Return of Oro"|
This low budget Canadian sci-fi series from 1973 ran for sixteen episodes. It was about a giant Noah's Ark-like spaceship, with hundreds of huge "domes", containing sample cultures from the planet Earth, which died due to an unknown disaster. The Ark, damaged goes off course and heads into a distant sun with it's crew dead. Three farmers must find a solution to their predicament or all humanity will be lost. They move from dome to dome meeting different cultures.
These were two episodes about the alien Oro who seeks to gain control of the massive Ark for his own race, but instead comes upon "space outcast" Ydana. Unable to survive outside her own environment, Ydana is doomed to a horrible demise and Oro now devotes his energies to returning Ydana to her own world.
- Oro is an extraterrestrial who was originally sent by his home planet to investigate the Ark.
|Columbo: Fade in to Murder (1976) (TV) - Starring as Sgt. Johnson|
| Columbo (Peter Falk) was a shabby, apparently slow-witted police detective, although, as the criminals eventually learned, appearances can be deceiving. Columbo solved his cases by paying close attention to tiny inconsistencies in a suspect's story and by hounding the suspect until they confessed. |
In this TV movie special, a TV producer is blackmailing the show's star when he decides to kill her and do it in such a way as to accuse her husband. Lt. Columbo begins to investigate and he is helped by Detective Lucerne who at a certain moment suspects the actor Fowler.
|Moontrap (1989) - Starring as Colonel Jason Grant|
During a routine flight, two veteran space shuttle pilots discover an alien artifact and bring it back to earth. It soon turns out to be an extraterristial war robot, which is able to recycle any biological or technical material for its own deadly use. The two astronauts are sent to the moon where Nasa expects to uncover the mystery of the alien robot's origin. They discover an ancient humanoid culture and battle the ultimate threat of the war machines heading earth.
Babylon 5 (1994-1998) (TV) - Starring as Alfred Bester in 12 episodes
In the year 2258, it is ten years after the Earth-Minbari War and Commander Sinclair takes command of a giant space station in neutral space. He must try to establish peace and prosperity between various interstellar empires, all the while fighting forces from within the Earth Alliance. Commander Sinclair was replaced in the second season by Captain Sheridan (Bruce Boxleitner).
- Alfred Bester is a senior Psi Corps agent ("Psi Cop"), and acts as a recurring antagonist for the crew. At one time he appeared to be linked to the sinister alien race called The Shadows and the conspiracy which led to the assassination of Earth President Luis Santiago.
|Futurama (2003) (TV) - Starring as Himself in "Where No Fan Has Gone Before"|
| Futurama is a futuristic comedy cartoon created by Matt Groening, the same creator as The Simpsons. Futurama takes place in the year 3000, after a pizza delivery boy named Fry, is cryogenically frozen for 1,000 years. In the future he befriends Turanga Leela, the Cyclops mutant, and Bender, a drinking, swearing and stealing bending robot. |
In this episode, Fry is on trial for traveling to Omega 3 to retrieve all 79 episodes of "Star Trek". He sets out on his mission with Leela, Bender and Leonard Nimoy's head in a jar, only to discover William Shatner, Nichelle Nichols, George Takei and Walter Koening are living on Omega 3 under the watchful eye of Melllvar, an evil energy creature that's also their biggest fan.
|Roddenberry on Patrol (2003) - Starring as Mr. Lofcheck|
| This story takes a funny look at a time when Gene Roddenberry was working in Los Angeles in the late 60's as a motorcycle cop, writing part time for TV westerns, and pitching the Star Trek series concept. The story takes place over the period of a week or so as Roddenberry encounters several personaltiies, sights and sounds that eventually become part of the orginal series lore.|
|Mad Cowgirl (2006) - Starring as Pastor Dylan|
Therese (Sarah Lassez) is an ass-kicking health inspector with a failed marriage, an on-going affair with a creepy televangelist, nymphomania, and an obsession with old kung-fu movies. Further complicating her life is a very questionable relationship with her brother Thierry (James Duval), a meat importer who may have infected her with mad cow disease. This is a narrative epic that features multiple languages, and a flying guillotine
- Pastor Dylan is a slimy sex-addicted preacher.