#28 Roxann Dawson
Star Trek series: Star Trek: Voyager
Character name: B’Elanna Torres
Dawson appeared in all seven seasons of Voyager as B’Elanna Torres, a Klingon-Human hybrid who served as the chief engineer aboard the USS Voyager under the command of Captain Kathryn Janeway.
Though Dawson landed a few TV roles after Voyager ended, Dawson became one of the Star Trek actors who have shifted their focus on directing. Some of her notable directorial credits include the NBC crime drama Crossing Jordan, CBS police procedural Cold Case, and the ABC superhero series Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD. She most recently directed two episodes of AMC’s 2020 dark fantasy series Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.