I have no idea if this is true but it pleases me greatly.
Gene Rodenberry was asked why he hired Patrick Stewart to play Jon Luc in Star Trek TNG. People said the dude is bald! Surely by the 24th century, there would be a cure for baldness?
And Gene Rodenberry replied, "By the 24th century, it won't matter."
I like that.
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