Welcome our next Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience 2016 guest… award-winning American actor, voice actor, presenter, director, producer, and author, LeVar Burton! He is best known for his roles as Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation series and films, the host and executive producer of the long-running PBS children’s series Reading Rainbow, and the young Kunta Kinte in the award-winning television miniseries Roots. Met LaVar in March:

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LeVar directed two episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation, and several episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager, and Star Trek: Enterprise. He has voiced several animated projects including Captain Planet and the Planeteers, Family Guy, Batman The Animated Series, Gargoyles, Transformers: Rescue Bots and more. Other notable roles include: Perception, Community (TV series), The Big Bang Theory, and many more. In 2014, LeVar celebrated success with his Kickstarter to raise funds to integrate Reading Rainbow into classrooms across the US.