February 25, 2023
We know him from his amazing work as the host of Reading Rainbow, as Kunta Kinte in Roots, and Geordi La Forge in Star Trek the Next Generation.
He’s played Martin Luther King Jr. in Ali, and Paul Haley in Perception. Kwame in Captain Planet, remember that one? And of course, as our very own beloved Doc Greene on Transformers Rescue Bots.
Mr. Burton is a great role model for a lot of Gen X and Millennials based on his influences in reading books and keeping our planet safe.
LeVar has done a ton of other projects in film, tv but is also a force in humanitarian awesomeness. He’s an Emmy, Grammy, Peabody and Image award winner. He has his own star on the Hollywood walk of fame and a park named after him in Sacramento, California. LeVar also happens to be a fantastic director, author, presenter and loving husband and father.