William Alan Shatner was born on 22 March 1931 in Montréal, Québec, Canada into a conservative Jewish family. He is a Canadian actor, author, director, musician, and producer.
Shatner attended Willingdon Elementary School and West Hill High School for his high school education. He was also at the Montreal Children’s Theatre. He obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the McGill University Faculty of Management in Montreal.
His career in movies started while he was in college; he landed a minor role in The Butler’s Night Off which was a Canadian comedy drama. He worked as an actor and assistant manager at the Mountain Playhouse in Montreal and the Canadian National Repertory Theatre after graduating college.
Shatner who has been acting for the past seven decades is best known for his role in Star Trek as James T. Kirk. Some other films he has featured in are Senior Moment, Miss Congeniality, and Over the Edge among many others.
Shatner has a star on both the Hollywood Walk of Fame and Canada’s Walk of Fame.
William Shatner Children: Melanie Shatner, Leslie Carol Shatner, Lisabeth Shatner
Melanie Shatner, Leslie Carol Shatner, and Lisabeth Shatner are the biological daughters of William Shatner.
Leslie, the eldest was born on 31 August 1958. She trained as an occupational therapist and has her own practice in Laguna Hills, CA.
She is married to Gordon Walker, with whom she has two sons – Grant and Eric.
Lisabeth is the middle daughter of William Shatner. She was born on 6 June 1961.
She is an actress and writer.
Lisabeth is married to Andy Clement.
Melanie was born in August 1964, making her 57, she married Joel Gretsch in 1999.
The couple has two daughters – Kaya and Willow and lives in Los Angeles.
She is an actress.