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Mentioned in "The Other Guys"
Gene Roddenberry is an American television writer famous for creating Star Trek. Dr. Simon Coombs told Dr. Jay Felger that he "doesn't know how you can call yourself a scientist and not worship at the alter of Roddenberry". (SG1: "The Other Guys")
Another two SciFi series ("Earth: Final Conflict" & "Andromeda") are Gene Roddenberry creations to be brought to life by his widow, Majel Barrett Roddenberry.