Canadian pop-rock and indie rock singer, actor and novelist William Shatner was born on March 22, 1931, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He quickly gained popularity and became a cultural icon for his portrayal of Captain James T. Kirk, captain of the starship USS Enterprise, in the television series Star Trek from 1966 to 1969, Star Trek: The Animated Series and in seven of the subsequent Star Trek feature films. He also has written a series of books chronicling his experiences playing Captain Kirk and being a part of Star Trek as well as several co-written novels set in the Star Trek universe. In 1968, he released his debut album, The Transformed Man. And now, you may download this album in mp3 from our site. From 2004 to 2008, he starred as attorney Denny Crane on the television drama Boston Legal, for which he has won three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award.