The Orb 62: Action Barbie / by Trek fm

Casting DS9 with Larry Nemecek, Part 2.

Running Time: 51 minutes 42 seconds
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Choosing the actors who will bring new characters to life is one of the many creative challenges in launching a new Star Trek series. The process itself can change the nature of the roles, resulting in adjustments to name, the background story of a given character, and their relationship with others.

In this episode of The Orb we bring you the second part of our two-part conversation with Larry Nemecek about the casting of Deep Space Nine and the evolution of the characters.


Odo (2:13)
Quark (5:09)
Jadzia Dax (12:21)
Ezri Dax (24:38)
Worf, Dukat, and a Few More Tidbits (30:17)
Closing (41:09)


C Bryan Jones and Matthew Rushing


Larry Nemecek


C Bryan Jones (Editor and Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Executive Producer) Charlynn Schmiedt (Executive Producer) Ruth Ward (Associate Producer) Will Nguyen (Associate Producer) Ken Tripp (Associate Producer) William Murray (Associate Producer) Kay Elizabeth Janeway (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager)