1987 letter reveals “Star Trek: TNG” casting choices
Letters of Note dug up a memo dated April 13, 1987 that reveals the casting options considered by Paramount for Star Trek: The Next Generation. Patrick Stewart tops the list of Captain Picard candidates, while a then unknown Wesley Snipes seemed in the running for the role of Geordi, a part which eventually went to LaVar Burton.
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