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John de Lancie (born March 20, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American actor.
De Lancie's filmography begins with several minor roles in now-classic 1970s television shows such as McMillan and Wife, The Six Million Dollar Man, Emergency!, and Barnaby Jones.
For the first half of the 1980s, de Lancie had a regular role on the television soap, Days of Our Lives.
His recurring role as the mysterious omnipotent alien being known only as "Q" in Star Trek: The Next Generation in 1987 greatly increased the actor's visibility and projects. De Lancie would reprise his role as "Q" in episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Star Trek: Voyager.
De Lancie also has many screen credits in other SF shows such as Andromeda, Stargate SG-1, MacGyver and Charmed. De Lancie also performs voice-over acting in animated programming such as Batman.
De Lancie played a minor role of an officer for the People's Nationalist Force of Terra in the Original Series episode, "Experiment in Terra".
De Lancie currently has interests in acting and directing opera productions. Recent and future works include Tosca, La Cenerentola and Cold Sassy Tree (Atlanta, early 2008).