David Gerrold is an award-winning writer whose first professional sale was the classic Star Trek episode "The Trouble with Tribbles". In addition to his Trek screenwriting and prose fiction work, he also wrote two non-fiction books: The World of Star Trek, and The Making of The Trouble With Tribbles.
Gerrold performed the voice of M3 Green in TAS episode: "The Jihad". He played two different Enterprise crewmembers in Star Trek: The Motion Picture and the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Trials and Tribble-ations". Gerrold also wrote the foreword of the novelization of that episode and later wrote the introduction of the Constellations anthology.
He wrote the introduction to Stephen Goldin for TOS novel: Trek to Madworld and another for Kathleen Sky in TOS novel: Vulcan!. His book, “The Martian Child,” was largely auto-biographical and adapted for the screen in 2007.
Star Trek bibliographyEdit
- TOS episode: "The Trouble With Tribbles"
- TAS episode: "More Tribbles, More Troubles"
- TAS episode: "Bem"
- The Galactic Whirlpool (TOS novel, 1980)
- Encounter at Farpoint (TNG novelization, 1987)
- Bandi (TOS manga in Uchu, 2008)
- Changeling (TNG manga in Boukenshin, 2009)
- ST reference: The World of Star Trek (Ballantine, 1973; Comicmix, 2016)
- ST reference: The Trouble with Tribbles: The Birth, Sale and Final Production of One Episode (Ballantine, 1973; Comicmix, 2016)
- Introduction to Constellations anthology (2006)
- Foreword to Star Trek: The Manga - Ultimate Edition (2009)
- Foreword to ST reference: New Life and New Civilizations: Exploring Star Trek Comics (2014)
- Foreword to These Are The Voyages, TOS Season Three (2014)