Biography

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Roxann Dawson (born September 11, 1958, height 5' 5" (1,65 m)) is an American actress, producer and director, best known as B'Elanna Torres on the television series Star Trek: Voyager.

Dawson was born Los Angeles, California. She graduated in 1980 from University of California, Berkeley.

Acting, directing and producing

Dawson's first professional acting job was in a Broadway production of A Chorus Line.

She continued a stage career through the 1980s and 1990s, while occasionally landing minor film and television roles.

In 1994, Dawson began her role as the half Human/half-Klingon engineer B'Elanna Torres on Star Trek: Voyager which lasted for all seven seasons of the show. While working on Voyager, Dawson made her directorial debut on the episode "Riddles", which aired in September 1999. She later directed the second part of the two-part episode "Workforce" and directed 10 episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise. In 2002 she provided the voice of the Repair Station Computer in "Dead Stop", one of the Star Trek: Enterprise episodes she directed.

Her other television credits include appearances on Nightingales, Baywatch, The Closer, Matlock, Jake and the Fatman, The Untouchables, Any Day Now, Without a Trace, The Lyon's Den, The Division, the U.S. version of Coupling and the science fiction television series Seven Days.

She has directed episodes of Charmed, The O.C., Close to Home (where she directed fellow Star Trek alum Connor Trinneer), Lost, Heroes, Hawthorne, The Closer, Cold Case, Caprica (produced by Star Trek veteran Ronald D. Moore), The Mentalist and Treme. In 2010, she directed "Teacher and Pupils", a second season episode of Lie to Me and "On Tap", a second season episode of The Good Wife. In 2013, she directed "Reunions", the March 22 episode of Touch, and "Eye-Spy", the October 15 episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..

Dawson has served as a producer on Scandal, Crossing Jordan and Cold Case.

Writing

Dawson's first play, Desire to Fall, was produced by the Circle Repertory Company workshop in 1986.Dawson's second play, Passage Through the Heart, debuted in 1997 at the University of Minnesota Duluth.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Roxann Dawson (born September 11, 1958, height 5' 5" (1,65 m)) is an American actress, producer and director, best known as B'Elanna Torres on the television series Star Trek: Voyager.

Dawson was born Los Angeles, California. She graduated in 1980 from University of California, Berkeley.

Acting, directing and producing

Dawson's first professional acting job was in a Broadway production of A Chorus Line.

She continued a stage career through the 1980s and 1990s, while occasionally landing minor film and television roles.

In 1994, Dawson began her role as the half Human/half-Klingon engineer B'Elanna Torres on Star Trek: Voyager which lasted for all seven seasons of the show. While working on Voyager, Dawson made her directorial debut on the episode "Riddles", which aired in September 1999. She later directed the second part of the two-part episode "Workforce" and directed 10 episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise. In 2002 she provided the voice of the Repair Station Computer in "Dead Stop", one of the Star Trek: Enterprise episodes she directed.

Her other television credits include appearances on Nightingales, Baywatch, The Closer, Matlock, Jake and the Fatman, The Untouchables, Any Day Now, Without a Trace, The Lyon's Den, The Division, the U.S. version of Coupling and the science fiction television series Seven Days.

She has directed episodes of Charmed, The O.C., Close to Home (where she directed fellow Star Trek alum Connor Trinneer), Lost, Heroes, Hawthorne, The Closer, Cold Case, Caprica (produced by Star Trek veteran Ronald D. Moore), The Mentalist and Treme. In 2010, she directed "Teacher and Pupils", a second season episode of Lie to Me and "On Tap", a second season episode of The Good Wife. In 2013, she directed "Reunions", the March 22 episode of Touch, and "Eye-Spy", the October 15 episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..

Dawson has served as a producer on Scandal, Crossing Jordan and Cold Case.

Writing

Dawson's first play, Desire to Fall, was produced by the Circle Repertory Company workshop in 1986.Dawson's second play, Passage Through the Heart, debuted in 1997 at the University of Minnesota Duluth.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Female

Known Credits 55

Birthday 1958-09-11

Place of Birth Los Angeles, California, USA

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Also Known As

  • Roxann Caballero
  • Roxann Biggs
  • Roxann Biggs-Dawson

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Breakthrough Director
2018 The Chi (1 episode)Director
2017 Marvel's Runaways (10 episodes)Director
2017 Wisdom of the Crowd (1 episode)Director
2017 The Deuce (1 episode)Director
2016 This Is Us (1 episode)Director
2016 Colony (2 episodes)Director
2015 Rosewood (1 episode)Director
2013 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (3 episodes)Director
2013 Under the Dome (1 episode)Director
2013 The Americans (1 episode)Director
2012 Revolution (1 episode)Director
2012 Smash (2 episodes)Director
2011 Hell on Wheels (1 episode)Director
2011 Prime Suspect (1 episode)Director
2011 The Cape (1 episode)Director
2010 Rizzoli & Isles (1 episode)Director
2010 Treme (1 episode)Director
2010 Caprica (1 episode)Director
2009 The Good Wife (3 episodes)Director
2009 Melrose Place (1 episode)Director
2009 Hawthorne (1 episode)Director
2009 Lie to Me (1 episode)Director
2008 The Mentalist (3 episodes)Director
2006 Heroes (3 episodes)Director
2005 Close to Home (1 episode)Director
2005 The Closer (4 episodes)Director
2004 Lost (1 episode)Director
2004 Medical Investigation (1 episode)Director
2003 Cold Case (8 episodes)Director
2003 The O.C. (1 episode)Director
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise (11 episodes)Director
2001 Crossing Jordan (12 episodes)Director
2001 The Division (2 episodes)Director
1999 Third Watch (1 episode)Director
1998 Charmed (1 episode)Director
1998 Any Day Now (1 episode)Director
1995 Star Trek: Voyager (3 episodes)Director

Acting

2016 50 Years of Star Trek as herself
2005 The Closer (1 episode) as Detective Ortega
2003 The Lyon's Den (3 episodes)
2002 Without a Trace (1 episode)
2001 Star Trek: Enterprise (1 episode)
1998 Seven Days (1 episode) as Cdr. Helen Keagle
1998 The Lost World as Elizabeth Summerlee
1996 Darkman III: Die Darkman Die as Angela Rooker
1995 Star Trek: Voyager (172 episodes) as B'Elanna Torres
1995 Star Trek: Voyager - Inside the New Adventure
1992 Mortal Sins as Maria Croce
1992 The Round Table (7 episodes)
1992 The Hat Squad (1 episode)
1991 Guilty by Suspicion as Felicia Barron
1991 NYPD Mounted as Lt. Torres
1989 Baywatch (1 episode) as Ines (as Roxann Biggs)
1989 Nightingales (US) (13 episodes)
1988 Broken Angel as Shakti
1987 Jake and the Fatman (3 episodes)
1986 Matlock (2 episodes)

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