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Nana Visitor (born Nana Tucker on July 26, 1957, height 5' 7" (1,70 m)) is an American actress, known for playing Kira Nerys in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Jean Ritter in the television series Wildfire.Nana Tucker was born July 26, 1957 in New York City,the daughter of Nenette Charisse, a ballet teacher, and Robert Tucker, a choreographer; she is a niece of actress/dancer Cyd Charisse.

Visitor became pregnant by her Deep Space Nine co-star Alexander Siddig (also known as Siddig el-Fadil) in 1996, and the pregnancy was incorporated into a DS9 storyline, beginning in the fourth season episode "Body Parts",which premiered in June 1996. She gave birth to her son, Django El Tahir El Siddig, during production of the episode "The Assignment", though her character would remain pregnant until the fifth season episode "The Begotten", which premiered in January 1997.Visitor and Siddig married in June 1997 and divorced in April 2001.

In early 2002, Visitor became engaged to Matthew Rimmer, company manager for the musical Chicago, and they wed in April 2003.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Nana Visitor (born Nana Tucker on July 26, 1957, height 5' 7" (1,70 m)) is an American actress, known for playing Kira Nerys in the television series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Jean Ritter in the television series Wildfire.Nana Tucker was born July 26, 1957 in New York City,the daughter of Nenette Charisse, a ballet teacher, and Robert Tucker, a choreographer; she is a niece of actress/dancer Cyd Charisse.

Visitor became pregnant by her Deep Space Nine co-star Alexander Siddig (also known as Siddig el-Fadil) in 1996, and the pregnancy was incorporated into a DS9 storyline, beginning in the fourth season episode "Body Parts",which premiered in June 1996. She gave birth to her son, Django El Tahir El Siddig, during production of the episode "The Assignment", though her character would remain pregnant until the fifth season episode "The Begotten", which premiered in January 1997.Visitor and Siddig married in June 1997 and divorced in April 2001.

In early 2002, Visitor became engaged to Matthew Rimmer, company manager for the musical Chicago, and they wed in April 2003.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 47

Birthday 1957-07-26

Place of Birth New York City - New York - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Killer Grandma as Yvonne Hutcherson
2018 A Bread Factory Part One: For the Sake of Gold as Elsa
2018 A Bread Factory Part Two: Walk with Me a While as Elsa
2018 What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
2016 Unbelievable!!!!! as Dr. Samantha Stamen
2015 Ted 2 as Adoption Agent
2012 Get a Life! as Herself
2011 Grimm (1 episode) as Melissa Wincroft
2011 The Resident as Real Estate Agent
2010 The Captains of The Final Frontier as Herself
2009 Castle (1 episode) as Dr. Patty Barker
2009 Friday the 13th as Pamela Voorhees
2009 Babysitter Wanted as Linda Albright
2008 Swing Vote as Galena Greenleaf
2005 Wildfire (52 episodes) as Jean Ritter
2004 Battlestar Galactica (1 episode)
2004 They Are Among Us as Colette
2003 Las Vegas (1 episode)
2001 According to Jim (1 episode)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2000 Dark Angel (6 episodes) as Elizabeth Renfro
1999 Family Guy (9 episodes)
1995 The Outer Limits (1 episode)
1993 Frasier (1 episode) as Sharon
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (176 episodes) as Kira Nerys
1990 Working Girl (8 episodes) as Bryn Newhouse
1990 Max Monroe: Loose Cannon (1 episode)
1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (1 episode)
1989 Nikki and Alexander as Jeri Lea
1987 thirtysomething (1 episode)
1987 Jake and the Fatman (1 episode)
1987 The Spirit as Ellen Dolan
1986 L.A. Law (1 episode)
1986 Matlock (3 episodes)
1985 The Colbys (4 episodes)
1985 The New Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1985 MacGyver (2 episodes)
1985 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1984 Murder, She Wrote (1 episode)
1984 Highway to Heaven (1 episode)
1984 Hunter (1 episode)
1984 Night Court (1 episode)
1983 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1 episode)
1983 Hotel (1 episode)
1982 Remington Steele (1 episode)
1982 Knight Rider (1 episode) as Sandra Rusk
1977 The Sentinel as Girl at end (as Nana Tucker)

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