Originally Posted by Elizadolots
I agree with 99.5% of what you said....but Roddenberry didn't "get everyone but Koenig"....Roddenberry signed off on the series with just Nimoy, Shatner and then Doohan and Barett Roddenberry doing all the other voices. It was Leonard Nimoy who refused to do the voice work for Spock if Nichelle Nichols and George Takei were not hired to voice Uhura and Sulu. Roddenberry was ready to take the money and be happy....Nimoy insisted on being true to the Star Trek philosophy....
Thanks for the clarification on that point, and major kudos to Nimoy for standing up to his boss and the studio on behalf of his coworkers like that.