Ethan Phillips is an actor who played several roles in the Star Trek franchise, most notably the role of Neelix on Star Trek: Voyager. He is also the author of the Star Trek reference book Star Trek Cookbook.
His father was the owner of the famous New York steak house Frankie and Johnnies's, which is said to serve up the most delicious sirloin in all of Manhattan. Ethan acts, writes, cooks, and lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Patty, an artist. (ST reference: Star Trek Cookbook)