Michael Dorn is an American actor and voice artist who is known for his role as the Klingon Worf in the Star Trek franchise. He was born on December 9, 1952 in Luling, Texas, United States to parents Allie Lee Nauls and Fentress Dorn, Jr.. He first became known for his appearance on Star Trek: The Next Generation on its pilot episode “Encounter at Farpoint. Soon after, he became successful each year, appearing on various films and TV series including Fantastic Four, Superman: The Animated Series, I Am Weasel, and many others.
Michael is known as a vegan. According to him in one of his interviews, he doesn’t miss eating meat. He said, “I have not missed meat at all. The only thing I would even think about missing is hamburgers and french fries. You can still have french fries. But I’ve found that the vegetarian burger and the stuff that’s out there now is very good when you dress it up.
He continued, “So I don’t miss it at all. It’s sort of like, it’s easy to make the transition because I feel so much better. Well, what great discipline there, Michael!