“Star Trek” & “A-Team” Actor Nathan Jung Dead at 74

“Star Trek” & “A-Team” Actor Nathan Jung Dead at 74


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Nathan Jung as Genghis Khan in “Star Trek: The Original Series”

Nathan Jung, who was best known for his roles in “Star Trek: The Original Series” and “The A-Team” has died. He was 74 years old. According to Variety, his lawyer and close friend Timothy Tau confirmed that Jung had died on April 24th. The cause of death has not been released yet.

Jung started his acting career with a role in “The Original Series.” In the iconic episode, “The Savage Curtain,” Jung played one of history’s most notorious villains, Genghis Khan.

From there, Jung went on to appear in some of the most popular television shows of the 70s and 80s. He appeared in “Sanford and Son,” “Starsky and Hutch,” “CHiPs,” “M*A*S*H,” “Magnum P.I.,” “Falcon Crest,” and “The A-Team.”