Entry updated 29 October 2021. Tagged: Film, TV, People.
(1964- ) US screenwriter and Television producer who attended Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, and whose first work of genre interest was the script for "The Bonding" (23 October 1989), an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987-1994). He became co-producer and – for the final year – producer of this series, writing or co-writing 27 episodes in all, including the series finale "All Good Things ..." (23 May 1994) with Brannon Braga, which won a Hugo for best dramatic presentation.
Moore went on to work on other Star Trek franchise productions: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993-1999) and, after that series ended in 1999, Star Trek: Voyager (1995-2001). Again with Braga he co-wrote the film screenplays for Star Trek: Generations (1994) and Star Trek: First Contact (1996).
Further television involvement has included the supernatural G vs E (1999-2000; vt Good vs Evil); Roswell (1999-2002); the rebooted Battlestar Galactica (2003-2009), which he co-created and for which he scripted the episode "33", winner of another Hugo as best dramatic presentation, short form; Carnivàle (2003-2005); Caprica (2009-2011); Helix (2014-2015); Outlander (2014-current); and the Philip K Dick-based sf anthology series Philip K Dick's Electric Dreams (2017).
Moore has established a solid reputation for sf television and Cinema work. [DRL]
Ronald Dowl Moore
born Chowchilla, California: 5 July 1964
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