(written from a Production point of view)
|Wren Troy Brown|
|Date of birth:||11 June 1964|
|Place of birth:||Los Angeles, California|
|Roles:||Shuttlecraft pilot, Kohlar|
|... as Kohlar, a Klingon|
Wren Troy Brown (born 11 June 1964; age 51) from Los Angeles, California portrayed the shuttle pilot in the Star Trek: The Next Generation second season episode "Manhunt" in 1989. Twelve years later he appeared as Kohlar in the Star Trek: Voyager episode "Prophecy".
In 1987, Brown starred with Michael Nouri in The Hidden. A year later in 1988 he acted with Tommy "Tiny" Lister, Jr. in The Night Before, which also starred Jimmie F. Skaggs. The same year he acted with Barry Jenner in The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story. He also acted with Clarence Williams III (Omet'iklan in DS9: "To the Death") in 1988 in I'm Gonna Git You, Sucka.
In 1990 he played an uniformed cop in Downtown with Ron Canada. The same year he acted in Family of Spies with Vaughn Armstrong and Gordon Clapp. In 1991 he acted in The Heroes of Desert Storm with Tim Russ. A year later, in 1992, he starred with Brock Peters in The Importance of Being Earnest. In 1993 he starred with Kurtwood Smith and Alfre Woodard in Heart and Souls; also that year he starred in Warlock: The Armageddon with Zach Galligan, Craig Hurley, Joseph Bernard and Jeanne Mori. He acted with Kurtwood Smith again, two years later, in 1995 in Under Siege 2: Dark Territory. Also in 1995 he acted with Vaughn Armstrong in the cyber-thriller The Net. A year later, in 1996, he acted with Clarence Williams III again, this time in Eriq La Salle's Rebound: The Legend of Earl 'The Goat' Manugualt.
In 2000 he acted with James Avery, Estelle Harris and LeVar Burton in Dancing in September. Three years later in 2003 he starred with Salli Richardson (credited as Salli Elise Richardson) in Biker Boyz. The same year he acted in Whoopi with Whoopi Goldberg as her brother. Two years later, in 2005, he acted with John Larroquette in McBride: Tune in for Murder. Also in 2005, he starred with Jeffrey Combs in Edmond.
Brown has served on the Board of Directors of the Screen Actors Guild in Los Angeles.