LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton and Stephanie Cozart Burton

LeVar Burton  American Actor


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According to our records, LeVar Burton is possibly single.


He has been in a relationship with Joyce DeWitt (1980).


LeVar Burton is a 59 year old American Actor. Born Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr on 16th February, 1957 in Landstuhl, West Germany and educated at Christian Brothers High School, he is famous for Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation in a career that spans 1976–present. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

LeVar Burton has been in an on-screen matchup with Lynne Moody in Murder, She Wrote (1984).

LeVar Burton is a member of the following lists: USC School of Dramatic Arts alumni, Male actors from Sacramento, California and African-American male actors.


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Married1 26 years, 10 months - -
Dating1 3 months - -
Total2 26 years, 10 months 13 years 3 months


First Name Levar
Last Name Burton
Full Name at Birth Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr
Age 59 years
Birthday 16th February, 1957
Birthplace Landstuhl, West Germany
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Christian Brothers High School
University University of Southern California's School of Theatre.
Occupation Text Actor, Presenter, Producer, Director
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation
Year(s) Active 1976–present
Official Websites levarburton.com/, twitter.com/levarburton, www.spokeo.com/Levar+Burton+1, http://levarburton.com
Family Member Michaela "Mica" Jean Burton (daughter) 1994

Levardis Robert Martyn Burton, Jr. (born February 16, 1957), professionally known as LeVar Burton, is an American actor, presenter, director, producer, and author. He is best known for his roles as the young Kunta Kinte in the 1977 award-winning ABC television miniseries Roots, Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation, and as the host and executive producer of the long-running PBS children's series Reading Rainbow. He has also directed a number of television episodes.

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LeVar Burton59 AquariusActor
Stephanie Cozart Burton55Make-Up Artist
Joyce DeWitt67 TaurusActress


Michaela JeanFemale8th July, 199422 years old


Roots2016EphraimTV Show
Practice Makes Perfect2015Principal HealyMovie
Reading Rainbow's New Theme Song with LeVar Burton2014Movie
Perception2012Paul HaleyTV Show
Rise of the Zombies2012Dr. Dan HalpernTV Movie
Transformers: Rescue Bots2011Doc GreeneTV Show
The Jensen Project2010KendrickTV Movie
Adventure Time2010BubbleTV Show
Taken in Broad Daylight2009Mike TimbrookTV Movie
Community2009LeVar BurtonTV Show
The Super Hero Squad Show2009War MachineTV Show
Simple Wishes2009NarratorShort Film
Reach for Me2008Nurse NathanielMovie
The Big Bang Theory2007LeVar BurtonTV Show
Blizzard2003Night Watchman Elf (uncredited)Movie
Star Trek: Nemesis2002Geordi La ForgeMovie
Boomtown2002Marvin LloydTV Show
Ali2001Martin Luther King, Jr.Movie
Family Guy1999VernTV Show
Star Trek: Insurrection1998GeordiMovie
Star Trek the Experience: The Klingon Encounter1998Lt. Commander La ForgeShort Film
Becker1998Mr. HallerTV Show
Star Trek: First Contact1996GeordiMovie
Yesterday's Target1996WinstromTV Movie
Deadly Games1995Mr. MetcalfTV Show
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995MonkTV Show
Star Trek: Voyager1995Captain Geordi La ForgeTV Show
Star Trek: Generations1994GeordiMovie
Parallel Lives1994Dr. Franklin CarterTV Movie
Christy1994Daniel ScottTV Show
Gargoyles1994Anansi, Poacher 2TV Show
Firestorm: 72 Hours in Oakland1993Fire Chief J. Allan MatherTV Movie
Batman: The Animated Series1992Hayden Sloane, Hatter HentchmanTV Show
Captain Planet and the Planeteers1990KwameTV Show
Roots: The Gift1988Kunta KinteTV Movie
Houston Knights1987Jason EvansTV Show
Star Trek: The Next Generation1987Lt. Commander Geordi La ForgeTV Show
A Special Friendship1987Ben SumnerTV Movie
The Supernaturals1986Pvt. Michael OsgoodMovie
Liberty1986Robert JohnsonTV Movie
And the Children Shall Lead1985Glenn ScottTV Movie
The Midnight Hour1985Vinnie DavisTV Movie
Booker1984DavisShort Film
The Jesse Owens Story1984Professor PrestonTV Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984Reporter Dave RobinsonTV Show
Emergency Room1983Ray WaldenTV Movie
The Acorn People1981RodneyTV Movie
Grambling's White Tiger1981Charles 'Tank' SmithTV Movie
The Hunter1980Tommy PriceMovie
Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones1980Richard JeffersonTV Movie
Dummy1979Donald LangTV Movie
Trapper John, M.D.1979Luther PeacockTV Show
Battered1978Andrew SinclairTV Movie
One in a Million: The Ron LeFlore Story1978Ron LeFloreTV Movie
Looking for Mr. Goodbar1977Cap JacksonMovie
Roots1977Kunta KinteTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Edward Ross Jr.TV Show
The Love Boat1977Darnell HallTV Show
Billy: Portrait of a Street Kid1977Billy PeoplesTV Movie
Almos' a Man1976DaveTV Show
Rebop1976HostTV Show
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