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Trek Untold-Episode 100: Nana Visitor on Being Kira Nerys and Beyond

It’s time to celebrate the 100th episode of Trek Untold, and we can’t hit a milestone like that without having a great guest deserving of this number. Joining the show is Nana Visitor, AKA Kira Nerys from all seven seasons of Star Trek DS9! We discuss her upcoming book and documentary “A Woman’s Trek,” and…

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Trek Untold Episode 80: Melanie Smith, Tora Ziyal #3 on Star Trek DS9

There aren’t many characters in Star Trek history that had the same character in one show have multiple performers. Melanie Smith is one actress who can add that honor to her resume, as she played the third (and final) Tora Ziyal on “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.” In this episode, we learn about Melanie’s unusual…

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Trek Untold Episode 70: Jill Jacobson, Vanessa from Star Trek TNG “The Royale” and Aroya from Star Trek DS9 “Broken Link”

Jill Jacobson, Vanessa from Star Trek TNG “The Royale” and Aroya from Star Trek DS9 “Broken Link” Trek Untold welcomes the ravishing Jill Jacobson to the podcast, who you may remember as the clueless Vanessa from the season 2 TNG episode “The Royale” and the DS9 season four finale “Broken Link” as Aroya, the owner…

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Trek Untold Episode 67: Max Cervantes, Prop Maker on Star Trek DS9, VOY, ENT & Films

Max Cervantes, Prop Maker on Star Trek DS9, VOY, ENT & Films It’s always a happy day on Trek Untold when we chat with a lifelong Trekkie who was able to make their dreams come true. Max Cervantes was a diehard Star Trek fan from day one of the series, building AMT ERTL Enterprise models…

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Trek Untold Episode 65: Molly Hagan, Eris, the first Vorta from DS9

Molly Hagan, Eris, the first Vorta from DS9 Trekkies will remember Molly Hagan as the very first Vorta ever seen in Star Trek history, debuting on the second season DS9 finale “The Jem’Hadar”. After that, fans expected her to become a Star Trek regular, but she never reprised the role or returned to the franchise….

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Trek Untold Episode 62: Jason Marsden, Grimp from “Star Trek DS9”

Jason Marsden, Grimp from “Star Trek DS9” Growing up, it wasn’t unusual for me to hear the voice of Jason Marsden in something I watched. Whether he was off-screen performing VO in a cartoon or acting on-screen, Jason has an amazing career that started at a young age and continues today. Trekkies may remember Jason…

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Trek Untold Episode 60: Karen Westerfield, Star Trek Makeup Artist

Karen Westerfield, Star Trek Makeup Artist Karen started on “Star Trek: The Next Generation,” working on Klingon makeup, and followed it up in the sixth motion picture, continued by her work on DS9 as the main makeup person for Armin Shimerman, and then First Contact and Insurrection. Karen shares with us the secrets behind Quark’s…

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Trek Untold Episode 56: Kitty Swink talks Star Trek DS9 and her Cancer Survivor Story

Many Trekkies know Kitty Swink from her two Star Trek DS9 appearances and for being the wife of Armin Shimerman, AKA Quark! However, Kitty has a story and career that go much deeper than her time in Trek, and today we get to dive into that tale. Kitty played Bajoran Minister Rozahn in “Sanctuary” and…

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Trek Untold Episode 54: John Fleck, Silik on “Star Trek: Enterprise” & Other Aliens on TNG, DS9 and VOY

John Fleck has the distinction of being one of the few performers to have roles in every series from the second wave of Trek shows. He was the Romulan Taibak in Star Trek TNG “The Mind’s Eye”, a Cardassian overseer in DS9 “The Homecoming”, as well as Ornithar from “The Search” and another Romulan named…

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Trek Untold Episode 52: Ron Canada talks Star Trek TNG, DS9, and VOY

Ron Canada went from Harlem to the Delta Quadrant in the span of his over four-decade-long career on stage and screen, starting in NYC in theater and not long after in Hollywood with over 200 appearances in the many facets of his performing resume. Trekkies may remember Ron best as Martin Benbeck in the Star…

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