Star Trek actors Then and Now

Where are your favorite Star Trek cast members today?

#19 Denise Crosby

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Credit: (Right Photo) Gage Skidmore / Wikimedia Commons

Star Trek series: Star Trek: The Next Generation

Character name: Natasha Yar

Age: 63

Crosby played the role of Yar in the first season of The Next Generation, who served as the security chief aboard the USS Enterprise-D. After Yar died in the latter part of the show’s freshman run, Crosby returned to the series to portray the role of Sela, the daughter of Yar from an alternate timeline who played a very important role in Romulan politics.

After her Star Trek stint, Crosby has been cast in several TV roles. She played the recurring role of Deb in Showtime’s Ray Donovan from 2013 to 2017. In 1994, she also appeared in three episodes of The Walking Dead as Mary, a member of a group of cannibals. Most recently, she appeared as Special Master Faye Richardson in nine out of 10 episodes of the final season of USA Network’s Suits.