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Reiner Schöne (born 19 January 1942; age 78) is the actor who portrayed Esoqq in the Star Trek: The Next Generation third season episode "Allegiance".

He also performed as a voice actor for Kolos and Mobar in the German versions of the episodes "Judgment" and "Live Fast and Prosper".

Schöne was born in Fritzlar, Germany, grew up in East Germany, and escaped to West Germany in May 1968.

In 1975, he appeared in the film The Eiger Sanction. He also acted in an episode of MacGyver with Vince Deadrick, Jr. in 1990.

He has appeared in many other television shows, including Babylon 5 (with Bill Mumy and Andreas Katsulas), Sliders (with Marshall R. Teague and Karen Austin), and JAG (with Corbin Bernsen, Steven Culp, Chad Haywood, William Lucking, John Mahon, Terry O'Quinn, Darin Cooper, and Paul Collins).

His film appearances include the video game adaptation Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997), with Brian Thompson, Musetta Vander, and Carolyn Seymour, and the vampire science fiction thriller Priest (2011), with Karl Urban, Christopher Plummer, Brad Dourif, Madchen Amick, and Alan Dale.

Schöne performed voice-work for the episode "Speak No Evil" of Batman Beyond, playing a ruthless hunter who captures an intelligent gorilla, voiced by Malachi Throne.

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