Sadly, I wish to mark the passing of Martin Landau with extremely fond memories of Commander Koenig.

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Whilst he has provided many enjoyable performances over his 89 years, his contribution to sci-fi in Space 1999 will remain one of my childhood favourites.

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    Martin Landau playing Bela Lugosi playing Dracula was amazing to behold.
    – Buzz
    Commented Jul 17, 2017 at 17:16

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It is interesting how he and Leonard Nimoy had similar careers -- similar-looking, sounding actors with roles on similar shows. I think in one case they played the same character -- Mission Impossible, right?

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