(written from a Production point of view)
Rex Holman (born 19 November 1928; age 88) is an actor who appeared twice in Star Trek, the first time as Morgan Earp in the Star Trek: The Original Series episode "Spectre of the Gun". His appearance in Star Trek V: The Final Frontier as J'onn is his last known on-screen appearance. Holman was born as Roy Eugene Baker in Tulsa, Oklahoma and lived most of his life in Southern California.
In 1970, Holman recorded an album on the Pentagram label called Here in the Land of Victory. It featured a mix of country, blues, and eastern influenced folk.
In 1976, he appeared on the TV series The Land of the Lost. He was the ship's captain, Reuben Van Demeer, in the episode "Flying Dutchman".
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- "Space Cowboy", Bill Warren, Starlog, issue 152, March 1990, pp. 60-63