Nana Visitor

Known For: Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Friday the 13th, Torchwood: Miracle Day

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Born into a theatrical family, Nana deferred from Princeton to start a life in the theater as a dancer on Broadway. She starred in Chicago, 42nd Street and toured opposite Angela Landsbury playing the title role in the musical Gypsy. After a TV series and several roles in New York based soap operas, Ryan’s Hope, One Life to Life and The Doctor’s, she ditched the idea of college and moved to LA to continue working in television. Besides playing Major Kira in Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Nana appeared in many guest shots through the years, including Torchwood and Battlestar Galactica, as well as regular roles on Dark Angel, Sandra Bullock’s one and only series Working Girl and Wildfire. Movie credits include playing Mrs. Voorhees in Friday the 13th, The Sentinel, Ted 2, Swing Vote, The Resident, A Bread Factory Part 1 and 2 and Killer Grandma. She has many Family Guy episodes to her credit; her favorite being Brian’s Got a Brand New Bag.

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