Veteran TV actor Gary Graham, best remembered for his work on the “Star Trek” and “Alien Nation” franchises, has died at the age of 73.

His death was announced by his ex-wife, actress Susan Lavelle, in a Facebook message posted this morning. No cause of death has been revealed.

Graham’s signature role came in 1989 when he was cast in the starring role of Detective Matthew Sikes in the TV series “Alien Nation” based on the film of the same name.

The series lasted only one season, but Graham reprised the role in several telemovies across the 1990s.

In 2001 he was cast in the recurring role of Vulcan Ambassador Soval in “Star Trek: Enterprise” and appeared across four seasons of that series – he also appeared in other roles within the greater “Star Trek” franchise.

Graham got his start on episodic TV in the mid-1970s through into the 1980s with notable guest starring roles in shows like “Moonlighting,” “CHiPs,” “The Dukes of Hazzard,” “Eight Is Enough,” “Starsky and Hutch,” “Sheena,” “Police Woman” and “The Incredible Hulk”.

On film he also played the brother of Tom Cruise’s character in “All the Right Moves”. Graham is survived by wife Becky and daughter Haylee.

Source: US Weekly

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