Earl Grey 292: Honorary Scot / by Richard Marquez

Clyde Kusatsu Interview.


Runtime: 1 hour 13 minutes 45 seconds

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Clyde Kusatsu played Admiral Nakamura on three episodes of The Next Generation - "The Measure of a Man," "Phantasms," and "All Good Things..." He also has over 300 acting credits since the early 1970s, including Kung Fu, All in the Family, MAS*H, In the Line of Fire, America Pie, Boston Legal, and NCIS.

In this episode of Earl Grey, hosts Amy Nelson, Joe Keegan, and Justin Oser interview Clyde Kusatsu about his role as Admiral Nakamura in three episodes of The Next Generation. The discussion includes his experience starting out as an Asian-American actor in the 1960s and 1970s, what it was like playing an Admiral on some of the most important episodes in Star Trek, stories from his long acting career (including playing three different roles on MAS*H), and much more!


Intro (00:01:16)
iTunes Winner (00:02:56)
Babel Conference Feedback (00:05:07)
Interview (00:12:52)
Final Thoughts (01:10:52)
Closing (01:13:45)


Amy Nelson
Joe Keegan
Justin Oser


Clyde Kusatsu


Amy Nelson (Editor and Producer) Justin Oser (Producer) Tony Robinson (Producer) C Bryan Jones (Executive Producer) Matthew Rushing (Executive Producer) Ken Tripp (Executive Producer) Norman C. Lao (Associate Producer) Michael E Hueter (Associate Producer) Thomas Appel (Associate Producer) Justin Oser (Associate Producer) Chris Tribuzio (Associate Producer) Joe Keegan (Associate Producer) Jim McMahon (Associate Producer) Richard Marquez (Production Manager) Tony Robinson (Show Art)