Obal Ferras (Caprica)
|Date of Birth:||July 10, 1949|
|Date of Death:||September 14, 2012|
|Age at Death:||63|
Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, he has acted in such genre series as Andromeda, First Wave, Stargate SG-1, and Star Wars: Droids. He is better known for being the series leads on Adderly and Neon Rider; Neon Rider was also co-created by Rekert and Danny Virtue.
Rekert has won three awards and been nominated for nine awards, including the Leo Award and Gemini award.
In April 2012, he received the Sam Payne Lifetime Achievement Award from the Union of British Columbia Performers for his body of work as an actor.
Rekert died of cancer early Friday of September 14, 2012.