Actor Louis Gossett Jr. Fighting Early Stages of Cancer

Many of you will be wondering who Louis Gossett Junior is and what he has to do with the Stargate Franchise?

Louis was famed for his appearances in Season 9 of Stargate SG1 where he played the leader of the Jaffa council Gerak, who would also coincidently become a thorn in the entire free Jaffa’s side and the SGC.

It has been confirmed today that the legendary 73 year old actor is currently battling the early stage of Prostate Cancer.

Our thoughts and sympathies go out to his nearest and dearest during this difficult time.