Real World article
(written from a Production point of view)
MA DIS arrowhead.jpg
Warning!
This page contains information regarding Star Trek: Discovery, and thus may contain spoilers.


David Ajala (born 21 May 1986; age 34) is an English actor who appears in Star Trek: Discovery season 3 as a series regular. He plays Cleveland Booker, known as "Book". [1]

Ajala is best known in the US for having played Manchester Black on Supergirl. He also appeared in the Doctor Who episode "The Beast Below", making him the first Star Trek series regular to have also appeared in the long-running British science fiction series.

On stage, Ajala appeared with Patrick Stewart and David Tennant in the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2008 production of Hamlet, adapted for television in 2009. [2]

External links

Community content is available under CC-BY-NC unless otherwise noted.