William Dwight Schultz was born on November 24 th , 1947.
After a succesfull career in stage and small parts in television series such as “Hill Street Blues” and “CHiPs”, Dwight won his first leading role in the 1982 suspense film “Alone in the Dark”, with Jack Palance and Martin Landau. After this, he auditioned for the role of Murdock in “The A-Team” and got the part. The rest is history.
Thanks to Whoopi Goldberg, with whom he played in the movie The Long Walk Home, a guestrole in Star Trek:The Next Generation, was especially written for him. He played Lt. Reginald Barclay so well that he became a recurring guest in the series as well as in Star Trek Voyager and in the movie Star Trek First Contact.
From the late nineties till the present day Dwight is mostly busy with voice overwork. He gives cartoon figures and computer heroes or bad guys a voice in computer games such as “EverQuest II” “Splinter Cell: Double Agent”, “Terminator Salvation”.
Present at FACTS: 2010