The actor who played Klingon Commander Kang, Michael Ansara has died. He was 91. Ansara played a Klingon on the original series, Deep Space 9 and Voyager.
longtime friend and onetime publicist Michael B. Druxman confirmed the news, telling Entertainment Weekly, “Michael and I have been friends since 1968. He was my best friend. He had a long illness. He died at home. He was a great guy, and a wonderful actor.”
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Beverly Kushida.