Levardis Robert Martyn "LeVar" Burton, Jr. is a German-born-American actor, voice actor, presenter, director, producer, and author, who is best known for his roles as Kunta Kinte in Roots, Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation and its spin-off feature films, Kwanme in Captain Planet and the Planeteers, and as the host of the PBS children's television show, Reading Rainbow.

For Disney, he voiced Anansi in Gargoyles, Dr. Consilium in the Disney Junior animated series Miles from Tomorrowland, and played Paul Haley in the ABC Studios TV show, Perception. He also directed Smart House.

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