Biography

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Persis Khambatta (2 October 1948 – 18 August 1998) was an Indian model, actress and author. She was best known for her role as Lieutenant Ilia in the 1979 feature film Star Trek: The Motion Picture. The name Persis is Greek meaning Persian woman and can be found in the Bible.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Persis Khambatta (2 October 1948 – 18 August 1998) was an Indian model, actress and author. She was best known for her role as Lieutenant Ilia in the 1979 feature film Star Trek: The Motion Picture. The name Persis is Greek meaning Persian woman and can be found in the Bible.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Persis Khambatta, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 17

Birthday 1948-10-02

Day of Death 1998-08-18

Place of Birth Bombay, Maharashtra, India

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Shingora as Roma Sinha
1993 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1 episode)
1990 That's Action as Colbalt (archive footage) (uncredited)
1988 Phoenix the Warrior as Cobalt
1988 Deadly Intent as Francesca Slate
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)
1985 First Strike as Sylvia Kruger
1984 Hunter (1 episode)
1984 Mike Hammer (1 episode)
1983 Warrior of the Lost World as Nastasia
1982 Megaforce as Major Zara
1981 Nighthawks as Shakka Holland
1979 Star Trek: The Motion Picture as Lieutenant Ilia / The Probe
1977 The Man With The Power as Princess Siri
1975 The Wilby Conspiracy as Persis Ray
1975 Conduct Unbecoming as Mrs. Bandanai
1969 Kama Sutra as Nanda

Production

1988 Phoenix the Warrior Associate Producer

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