Sometimes billed as: Daniel Shor

Biography from 1989 Excellent Adventure Press Kit

Educated at both Northwestern University and the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, Shor starred on Broadway in "Equus," and has appeared in such films as "Stranger?s Kiss," "Mike?s Murder," "Talk to Me," "Strange Behavior," "Tron," "Back Roads" and "Wise Blood."  On television, he was Detective Newman, a regular on "Cagney and Lacey," and has also been seen in the miniseries "The Blue and the Gray," "Rumor of War," "Studs Lonigan" and "Friendly Fire."

Updated Biography

Dan Shor made appearances in the films Solar Crisis, Ghoulies 3, Doppelganger and Air Force One.

On television he appeared as the character Dr. Arridor in both Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Voyager.  He also appeared in episodes of Judging Amy and The X-Files.

In 2007, Dan Shor, who is also a writer and filmmaker, completed a sixth month project for television entitled State of Liberty about the people of Saipan and their stories (there is also a DVD release entitled Looking for America: A Saipan Story.)  Later in the year, Dan joined the acting program facility at the International Academy of Film and Television and is currently listed on their website as a former mentor.

In 2009, he played a photographer in the short film, Passing Strangers, he played a part in the short film Tron: The Next Day in 2011, and also appeared in the short film My Angel My Hero (which he also co-directed) which was scheduled for release in 2011.

Dan Shor has now created the video and media company Shodavision which creates documentaries, among many other services.

Last updated: 4/6/12

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