, (unaired pilot), where she played "Miranda Zero".
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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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About her character on
: I tend to play a lot of authoritative, strong women, so initially this simply wasn't something I wanted to do. God bless them, though, for being so pursuant of me. The Galactica producers sent me a set of DVDs, because I had never seen the show, either. Galactica is amazingly good and well-written...
After appearing in
Star Trek: The Next Generation
as Ro Laren, she was approached to play the same character in a starring role on
Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
. When she turned down the part, because she didn't want to commit to a regular television role at that point in her career, a new Bajoran character, Kira Nerys, was created and Nana Visitor
was cast in that part.
Often plays characters who are anti-authority