What is LeVar Burton's full name?

Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr

LeVar Burton nickname(s):

Levardis Robert Martyn Burton Jr

LeVar Burton date of birth:

February 16, 1957

How old is LeVar Burton?


Where was LeVar Burton born?

Landstuhl, West Germany

How tall is LeVar Burton?

5' 7" (170 cm)

LeVar Burton body shape:


What color are LeVar Burton's eyes?

Brown - Dark

What color is LeVar Burton's hair?

Brown - Dark

Is LeVar Burton gay or straight?


What is LeVar Burton's ethnicity?


What is LeVar Burton nationality?


Where did LeVar Burton go to school?

Christian Brothers High School

Where did LeVar Burton go to university?

University of Southern California's School of Theatre.

What is LeVar Burton's occupation?

Actor, Presenter, Producer, Director

LeVar Burton claim to fame:

Roots, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Reading Rainbow

LeVar Burton family:

Michaela "Mica" Jean Burton (daughter) 1994

Short Biography

Levardis Robert Martyn Burton, Jr. (born February 16, 1957), professionally known as LeVar Burton, is an American actor, presenter, director, producer, and author. He is best known for his roles as the young Kunta Kinte in the 1977 award-winning ABC television miniseries Roots, Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation, and as the host and executive producer of the long-running PBS children's series Reading Rainbow. He has also directed a number of television episodes.