#12 Kate Mulgrew
Star Trek series: Star Trek: Voyager, Star Trek: Prodigy
Character name: Kathryn Janeway
Mulgrew starred as Captain Janeway in the entire seven-season run of Voyager from 1995 to 2001. In 2020, it was announced that Mulgrew will reprise the role in the upcoming Nickelodeon animated series Prodigy.
When Voyager came to an end, Mulgrew returned to theater and starred in several productions, including a one-woman play called Tea at Five, an off-Broadway production of Our Leading Lady, Iphigenia 2.0, Equus, and William Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra.
Mulgrew also played the series regular roles of Kove on Adult Swim’s NTSF:SD:SUV:: as well as Galina “Red” Reznikov in the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black, for which she was nominated for her first Primetime Emmy Award.