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Nichelle Nichols

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Nichelle Nichols (born Grace Nichols; December 28, 1932) is an American actress, singer and voice artist. She sang with Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton before turning to acting. Her most famous role is that of communications officer Lieutenant Uhura aboard the USS Enterprise in the popular Star Trek television series, as well as the succeeding motion pictures, where her character was eventually promoted in Starfleet to the rank of commander. In 2006, she added executive producer to her résumé. Description above from the Wikipedia article Nichelle Nichols, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Dec 28, 1932 In Robbins, Illinois, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Order
Latest Project:
Movie Star Trek: First Frontier 2020-09-08
Known For
Poster of Heroes
Poster of Snow Dogs
Poster of Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home
Movie The Order Athena 2022
Movie Star Trek: First Frontier Nyota Uhura/Narrator 2020-09-08
Movie Unbelievable!!!!! Sensei 2020-08-01
Movie American Nightmares Mystic Woman 2018-10-11
Movie Sharknado 5: Global Swarming Secretary General of NATO 2017-08-06
Movie Renegades: The Requiem: Part 1 Admiral Grace Jemison 2017-02-02
Movie 50 Years of Star Trek herself 2016-08-14
Movie For the Love of Spock Herself 2016-09-09
Movie Star Trek: Inside the Roddenberry Vault Self 2016-12-05
Movie Building Star Trek Herself 2016-09-04
Movie Roddenberry's Trek herself 2015-06-05
Movie To Be Takei Herself 2014-08-22
Movie Get a Life! Herself 2012-07-28
Movie Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster Senator 2010-10-15
Movie Lady Magdalene's Lady Magdalene / Maggie, Singer 2008-02-02
Movie Tru Loved Grandmother 2008-02-27
Series Star Trek: Of Gods and Men Captain Nyota Uhura 2007-12-22
Movie Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier Herself 2007-02-19
Movie 40 Years of Star Trek Herself 2006-01-01
Series Heroes Nana Dawson 2006-09-25
Movie Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner Herself 2006-08-20
Movie Kiss 'N' Tell: Romance in the 23rd Century 2004-01-01
Movie Birth of a Timeless Legacy 2004-01-01
Movie Roddenberry on Patrol 2003-11-22
Movie Snow Dogs Amelia 2002-01-18
Series Futurama Unknown 1999-03-28
Movie Trekkies Herself 1997-10-18
Movie The Last Angel of History Herself 1996-01-01
Movie William Shatner's Star Trek Memories Herself 1995-01-01
Movie The Adventures of Captain Zoom in Outer Space Sagan 1995-12-01
Series Spider-Man Unknown 1994-11-19
Movie Star Trek: A Captain's Log Herself 1994-11-30
Movie Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Uhura 1991-12-06
Movie Star Trek: 25th Anniversary Special Self 1991-09-28
Movie Star Trek V: The Final Frontier Cmdr. Uhura 1989-06-09
Movie The Star Trek Saga: From One Generation To The Next Herself 1988-10-03
Movie Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home Cmdr. Uhura 1986-11-26
Movie The Supernaturals Sgt. Leona Hawkins 1986-05-09
Movie Star Trek III: The Search for Spock Cmdr. Uhura 1984-06-01
Movie Antony and Cleopatra Charmain 1983-01-01
Movie Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Cmdr. Uhura 1982-06-04
Movie Star Trek: The Motion Picture Lt. Cmdr. Uhura 1979-12-07
Movie Truck Turner Dorinda 1974-06-26
Series Star Trek: The Animated Series Uhura (voice) 1973-09-08
Movie Tarzan's Deadly Silence Ruana 1970-07-03
Movie Tarzan's Jungle Rebellion Ruana 1967-09-06
Movie Doctor, You've Got to Be Kidding! Jenny Ribbock 1967-05-10
Movie Mister Buddwing Dice Player 1966-07-15
Series Star Trek Uhura 1966-09-08
Movie Porgy and Bess Dancer 1959-06-24