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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Rosanna DeSoto (born September 2, 1950) is a Mexican-American actress who has performed in films and television. She is best known for her role in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country as Azetbur, the daughter of Klingon Chancellor Gorkon. Her other film roles include La Bamba (1987) as Ritchie Valens' mother Connie Valenzuela; Stand and Deliver (1988); and Family Business (1989) as the wife of Vito McMullen (Dustin Hoffman). DeSoto's first television role was in the series A.E.S. Hudson Street (1978) as Nurse Rosa Santiago. She starred in the short-lived series The Redd Foxx Show (1986). She has made guest appearances on many TV series, including Cannon, Kung Fu, Barnaby Jones, Barney Miller, Melrose Place, The Bold and the Beautiful and Law & Order. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rosanna DeSoto, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Rosanna DeSoto (born September 2, 1950) is a Mexican-American actress who has performed in films and television. She is best known for her role in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country as Azetbur, the daughter of Klingon Chancellor Gorkon. Her other film roles include La Bamba (1987) as Ritchie Valens' mother Connie Valenzuela; Stand and Deliver (1988); and Family Business (1989) as the wife of Vito McMullen (Dustin Hoffman). DeSoto's first television role was in the series A.E.S. Hudson Street (1978) as Nurse Rosa Santiago. She starred in the short-lived series The Redd Foxx Show (1986). She has made guest appearances on many TV series, including Cannon, Kung Fu, Barnaby Jones, Barney Miller, Melrose Place, The Bold and the Beautiful and Law & Order. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rosanna DeSoto, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 30

Birthday 1950-09-02

Place of Birth San Jose, California, USA

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Also Known As

  • Rosana DeSoto
  • Rosana De Soto
  • Rosana Soto

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2000 Mambo Café as Carmen
1999 The 24 Hour Woman as Linda
1998 Thicker Than Blood as Señora
1997 Invasion (2 episodes) as Nancy Ochoa
1994 Chicago Hope (1 episode)
1993 Walker, Texas Ranger (1 episode)
1992 Melrose Place (2 episodes)
1991 Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country as Azetbur
1990 Law & Order (1 episode)
1989 Family Business as Elaine
1989 Quantum Leap (1 episode)
1988 Stand and Deliver as Fabiola Escalante (as Rosana De Soto) as Fabiola Escalante
1987 La Bamba as Connie Valenzuela
1986 About Last Night... as Mrs. Lyons
1986 Joe Bash (1 episode)
1986 The Redd Foxx Show (13 episodes)
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode)
1984 Punky Brewster (2 episodes)
1984 Miami Vice (2 episodes)
1983 Women of San Quentin as Adele Reynosa
1983 The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez as Carlotta Muñoz
1981 300 Miles for Stephanie as Lydia
1979 Paris (1 episode)
1979 The In-Laws as Evita (as Rosana Soto)
1979 Angie (1 episode)
1978 A.E.S. Hudson Street (6 episodes)
1975 Barney Miller (4 episodes)
1974 Rhoda (1 episode)
1972 The Streets of San Francisco (1 episode)
1971 Cannon (1 episode)

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