Scifi Diner Podcast interviews John Billingsley (Star Trek Enterprise) and Bonita Friedericy
Billingsley made an appearance in an episode of The X-Files, playing a friend of the Lone Gunmen who turns out to be a government spy. He was cast in the role of Professor Miles Ballard in the short-lived television series The Others and then as the eccentric alien Doctor Phlox in the fifth Star Trek series, Star Trek: Enterprise. He also played himself in an episode of Roswell that used the Enterprise set. He also starred in the independent film Breathing Hard (2000) in the same year. In 2002, he was a guest star in an episode of Stargate SG-1, playing a scientist who is also a Trekkie, "worship[ping] at the altar of Roddenberry". He also had a sizeable role as Denzel Washington's coroner friend in the 2003 film Out of Time.
Bonita Friedericy is an American actress. She starred in the television series Chuck as NSA Director Diane Beckman in all five seasons. She has also appeared on Malcolm in the Middle, Veronica Mars, Star Trek: Enterprise, Bones, Dharma & Greg, Parks and Recreation, The Nine, The West Wing, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Castle, Monk and in the film Christmas with the Kranks.