Rick Berman

Producer, TV series creator, Executive
Producer of educational TV turned studio executive who earned a permanent place in pop culture history as the new behind-the-scenes wagonmaster on what creator Gene Roddenberry originally conceived as a "'Wagon Train' ... Read more »
Born: 12/25/1945 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (8)

Enterprise 1994 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Showrunner

Star Trek: The Next Generation 1987 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Star Trek: Voyager 1987 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Star Trek: Nemesis 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 1992 - 1999 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Star Trek: Insurrection 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

Star Trek: First Contact 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Star Trek: Generations 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)
Writer (4)

Star Trek: Nemesis 2002 (Movie)

(Story By)

Star Trek: Insurrection 1998 (Movie)

(From Story)

Star Trek: First Contact 1996 (Movie)

(From Story)

Star Trek: Generations 1994 (Movie)

(From Story)
Actor (3)

America Loves... Star Trek 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

The Second Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Performer

Biography

Producer of educational TV turned studio executive who earned a permanent place in pop culture history as the new behind-the-scenes wagonmaster on what creator Gene Roddenberry originally conceived as a "'Wagon Train' to the Stars. " Berman has supervised the billion-dollar-plus "Star Trek" franchise for Paramount, serving as executive producer and creator of the spin-off TV series--"Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and "Star Trek: Voyager"--as well as producing the reinaugurated feature series beginning with "Star Trek: Generations" (1994).

Relationships

Tom Berman

Son

Elizabeth Berman

Wife
married in March 1980

EDUCATION

University of Wisconsin at Madison

Madison , Wisconsin 1967

Milestones

1998

Provided story and produced the film "Star Trek: Insurrection"

1994

Feature producing and writing debut (received story credit), "Star Trek Generations"

1987

Advanced from producer to supervising producer to co-executive producer on the new series

1986

Selected by "Star Trek" creator Gene Roddenberry to join him in producing the syndicated TV series, "Star Trek: The Next Generation" (date approximate)

1986

Promoted to vice president, longform and special projects, for Paramount Network Television

1985

Named executive director of dramatic programming (date approximate)

1984

Became director of current programming at Paramount Network Television

1977

Served as senior producer on the Emmy-winning children's series, "The Big Blue Marble"

Worked as an independent producer on various projects including "What on Earth", an informational series for HBO, and "The Primal Mind", an award-winning one-hour PBS special

Executive produced and created the TV series, "Star Trek: Voyager"

Co-executive produced "Star Trek: The Next Generation"

Debut as TV series creator, "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" (also executive produced)

Served as director of dramatic development for Warner Bros. TV

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