(written from a Production point of view)
Actor Jim "Hagan" Beggs (19 March 1937 – 16 September 2016; age 79) was a Northern Irish-born Canadian actor. His acting career began with the appearances as Lieutenant Hansen in three episodes of Star Trek: The Original Series. He later appeared in small parts in several other television series, including Poltergeist: The Legacy, Millennium and Seven Days. He was perhaps best known for his recurring role as Dr. George Dunbar in the 1980s Canadian television series Danger Bay. He also appeared in many movies, including the 1996 TV version of Titanic.
Star Trek interview
- "Whatever happened to...Hagan Beggs?", Frank Garcia, Star Trek Magazine issue 120, April/May 2005, pp 38-39