Jacob Marley was a character in the Charles Dickens story A Christmas Carol. He was the partner of Ebenezer Scrooge. When Data was studying method acting in order to understand emotions, he used a holonovel of this story. He recreated Marley's ghost to study fear and how it motivated Scrooge. (TNG: "Devil's Due") Jacob Marley was portrayed by William Glover who received no credit for this part although he did have dialogue. External link Jacob Marley at Wikipedia Retrieved from "https://memory-alpha.fandom.com/wiki/Jacob_Marley?oldid=2426620" Categories: Fictional characters Holograms Languages: Français Community content is available under CC-BY-NC unless otherwise noted.