LaVar Burton is an actor and television host who began his career in 1976. He most notably portrayed Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation. He has a renowned career in both film and television. He hosted Reading Rainbow for over 20 years, is a 12-time Emmy-award winning television host, Peabody and Grammy award winner, NAACP winner, and Hollywood Walk of Fame honoree. He is also a director and author.
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