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Gates McFadden was born on March 2, 1949 in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, USA as Cheryl Gates McFadden. She is known for her work on Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Star Trek: First Contact (1996) and All My Children (1970). She is married to John Talbot. They have one child. See full bio »
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 2015 Mattresside (Short)
 2014 Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (Video Game)
Beverly Crusher (voice)
 2009 Make the Yuletide Gay
Martha Stanford
 2005 Dirty
 2004 The Handler (TV Series)
- Wedding Party (2004) ... Siobhan
 2001 The Division (TV Series)
Mrs. Petersen
- Hero (2001) ... Mrs. Petersen
 2000 The Practice (TV Series)
Judge Emily Harrison
- Checkmates (2000) ... Judge Emily Harrison
 1997 Star Trek: Generations (Video Game)
Commander / Dr. Beverly Crusher (voice)
 1997 Crowned and Dangerous (TV Movie)
 1995 Mystery Dance (TV Series)
Nancy Maxwell
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Nancy Maxwell
 1995 Marker (TV Series)
- Discovery (1995) ... Kimba
- Factor X (1995) ... Kimba
- Snowballs in Hawaii (1995) ... Kimba
- The Pink Unicorn (1995) ... Kimba
 1994 Party of Five (TV Series)
Greer Erikson
- Something Out of Nothing (1994) ... Greer Erikson
 1993 Dream On (TV Series)
Ina Dreikoff
 1992 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Oota Keller, Perfume Queen
- Steal It Again, Sam (1992) ... Oota Keller, Perfume Queen
 1990 Beyond the Groove (TV Series short)
 1987 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
- Cliff's 50th Birthday (1987) ... (as Cheryl McFadden)
 1986 The Wizard (TV Series)
- El Dorado (1986) ... Darcy (as Cheryl McFadden)
 1985 When Nature Calls
Gena ("Gena's Story" trailer) (as Cheryl McFadden)
 1984 The Muppets Take Manhattan
Mr. Price's Secretary (as Cheryl McFadden)
 1970 All My Children (TV Series)
Dr. Lisa Mallory (1988)
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Cheryl McFadden


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It's wonderful that the show was so imaginative and creative. I'm glad to be a part of it. I get many kids telling me that they would like a mom like Beverly Crusher, and they feel I can solve their problems. It's not an easy world to grow up in. It's tough. And it's nice to think we are doing our bit to help. I always wish I had more to do, but I got my moments and direction [the seventh season ... See more »


She was a Muppeteer and movement coordinator for Jim Henson prior to her role on Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987). See more »


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