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Also Known As: Majel Barrett, Majel Roddenberry, Majel Leigh Hudec Died: December 18, 2008
Born: February 23, 1932 Cause of Death: leukemia
Birth Place: Columbus, Ohio, USA Profession:

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Often known as "The First Lady of Star Trek," Majel Barrett took acting classes as a child and as a young woman she worked on several shows at the Desilu studios. They included the long-running pioneer series "Bonanza," the Prohibition-era crime drama "The Untouchables," and the screwball "The Lucy Show." Barrett appeared in the pilot episode of "Star Trek" in 1964, and she became romantically involved with its creator, Gene Roddenberry, and later married him. Her character was changed from "Number One," a first officer on board the Starship Enterprise, to Nurse Christine Chapel -- a woman who had a crush on Leonard Nimoy's Spock. In the 1979 film "Star Trek: The Motion Picture," we are informed that Chapel has become a doctor, and this character is also briefly seen in "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home." Otherwise, Barrett kept busy on most of the incarnations of the show as the voice of onboard "Star Trek" computers.

Often known as "The First Lady of Star Trek," Majel Barrett took acting classes as a child and as a young woman she worked on several shows at the Desilu studios. They included the long-running pioneer series "Bonanza," the Prohibition-era crime drama "The Untouchables," and the screwball "The Lucy Show." Barrett appeared in the pilot episode of "Star Trek" in 1964, and she became romantically involved with its creator, Gene Roddenberry, and later married him. Her character was changed from "Number One," a first officer on board the Starship Enterprise, to Nurse Christine Chapel -- a woman who had a crush on Leonard Nimoy's Spock. In the 1979 film "Star Trek: The Motion Picture," we are informed that Chapel has become a doctor, and this character is also briefly seen in "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home." Otherwise, Barrett kept busy on most of the incarnations of the show as the voice of onboard "Star Trek" computers.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Star Trek (2009)
2.
 Star Trek: Nemesis (2002) Voice Of Computer
3.
 Trekkies (1997)
4.
 Mommy (1995)
5.
 Star Trek: Generations (1994) Computer Voice
6.
 Teresa's Tattoo (1994)
7.
 Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) Commander Christine Chapel
8.
 Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) Dr Chapel
9.
 Suicide's Wife, The (1979) Clarissa Harmon
10.
 Man in the Santa Claus Suit, The (1979) Miss Forsythe
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