Leonard Nimoy (b. 1931) is an actor, director and photographer who is best known as Spock on Star Trek.
Aside from appearing as Spock in eight motion pictures and three television series, Nimoy also appeared in the television series Mission: Impossible as a replacement for Martin Landau, as well as guest spots on Bonanza, Columbo, The Simpsons, Gunsmoke, Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, The Twilight Zone and Dragnet.
Nimoy has written several volumes of poetry, recorded five albums, and has had his photography shown in multiple galleries.
- Nimoy's name is mentioned in The Jim Henson Hour episode 101 when Space Guy is trying to think of things that aren't cute.