Appeared in a production of "Carmen Jones" in Chicago, IL.
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It's just coincidental that the acting took off first over everything else.
Frustrated with the racist harassment, culminating with her learning that the studio was withholding her fan mail, she submitted her resignation from Star Trek
(1966) after consulting with series creator Gene Roddenberry
. She stated in several interviews that the harassment made her go back to work in theater until attending an NAACP fundraiser. The fundraiser was where a Star Trek fan was about ...
Lieutenant Nyota Uhura on Star Trek
(1966) and six of the Star Trek films