Star Trek Expanded Universe

James Cawley (born 23 June 1967) is the Senior Executive Producer and original creator of the fan film series Star Trek: Phase II.

James Cawley was born in Ticonderoga, New York, USA. Cawley was a big fan of Star Trek at a young age, and loved watching re-runs of Star Trek: The Original Series. When he got older, James decided to make his own Star Trek series, a continuation of the five-year mission, which evolved into Star Trek: New Voyages (later rebranded to Phase II).

He portrays Captain James T. Kirk in the series and provides many of the costumes and props from himself and other fans. He also played Mackenzie Calhoun in the Star Trek: Hidden Frontier episode "Vigil", and in Star Trek: Of Gods and Men portrays Commander Kirk, James Kirk's nephew.

James is an actor, producer, costume designer, casting director and production designer. He has also acted in Starship Farragut.


  • James Cawley was pronounced the best James Kirk fan film portrayed in Toyfare magazine.
  • His favorite Star Trek era is that of the original series.
  • He works as an Elvis impersonator.
  • Father of Patrick Bell.


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PhaseII.png Star Trek: Phase II
Episodes: Released: "Come What May" | "In Harm's Way" | "To Serve All My Days" | "World Enough and Time" | "Blood and Fire, Part 1" | "Blood and Fire, Part 2" | "Enemy: Starfleet" | "The Child" | "Kitumba" | "Mind-Sifter" | "The Holiest Thing"
In Production: "The Holiest Thing" | "Origins: The Protracted Man" | "Bread and Savagery" | "Torment of Destiny"
Vignettes: "Center Seat" | "No-Win Scenario" | "Going Boldly"
Related Media: Star Trek: First Voyages | Star Trek: New Voyages eMagazine | Star Trek: New Voyages podcast
Characters: James T. Kirk | Spock | Leonard McCoy | Hikaru Sulu | Montgomery Scott | Pavel Chekov | Nyota Uhura | Vincent DeSalle | Janice Rand | Christine Chapel | Kargh
Actors: James Cawley | Jeff Quinn | Ben Tolpin | Brandon Stacy | John Kelley | Charles Root | Andy Bray | Jonathan Zungre | John Lim | J.T. Tepnapa | Julienne Irons | Kim Stinger | Ron Boyd | Meghan King Johnson | Shannon Giles