Legendary actor William Shatner is coming to Pittsburgh

William Shatner
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It was announced this week that the 89-year-old veteran actor will appear at Steel City Con in June of this year.

The event is scheduled to take place at the Monroeville Convention Center June 11-13.

Shatner is perhaps best known as Star Trek's Captain James Kirk, Sergeant Thomas Jefferson "T.J." Hooker in the series TJ Hooker and lawyer Denny Crane on the show Boston Legal.

Shatner has also had roles in dozens of films throughout his career. He is an Emmy winner, a Golden Globes award winner and has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Shatner turns 90 on March 22.