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Patti Yasutake

Patti Yasutake was born on September 6, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Patricia Sue Yasutake. She is an actress, known for Star Trek: First Contact (1996), Star Trek: Generations (1994) and Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999). See full bio »

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 2013 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series)
NTSB Chief Howard
- Impact (2013) ... NTSB Chief Howard
 2013 BioShock Infinite (Video Game)
Additional Voices (voice)
 2008-2011 The Closer (TV Series)
Cathy Tao / Kathy Tao
- Under Control (2011) ... Cathy Tao
- Double Blind (2009) ... Kathy Tao
- Sudden Death (2008) ... Cathy Tao
 2011 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Judge Wilkerson
- Nick & Sharon Fight For Custody (2011) ... Judge Wilkerson
 2010 Dad's Home (TV Movie)
Mrs. Hong
 2009 Flashforward (TV Series)
Mia Kondo
- Believe (2009) ... Mia Kondo
 2008 The Coverup
Dr. Naomi Hewitt
 2006 The Unit (TV Series)
Judge Hatter
- Bait (2006) ... Judge Hatter
 2005-2006 Just Legal (TV Series)
Judge Nina Tonai
- The Rainmaker (2006) ... Judge Nina Tonai
- The Limit (2005) ... Judge Nina Tonai
 2006 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Dr. Claire Simon
- ...There's Fire! (2006) ... Dr. Claire Simon (uncredited)
 2005 Bones (TV Series)
Federal Judge Lang
- The Girl in the Fridge (2005) ... Federal Judge Lang (uncredited)
 2005 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Elaine Verma
- Something to Talk About (2005) ... Elaine Verma
 2004 Crossing Jordan (TV Series)
Mrs. Mika Yamamoto
- Fire in the Sky (2004) ... Mrs. Mika Yamamoto
 2004 She Spies (TV Series)
- White Chollima (2004) ... Min-Yung
 2003 ER (TV Series)
- When Night Meets Day (2003) ... Kito
 2001 Star Trek: Armada II (Video Game) (voice)
 2000 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Delivery Room Doctor
- Not with a Whimper (2000) ... Delivery Room Doctor
 1999 Incognito (TV Movie)
 1999 Drop Dead Gorgeous
Mrs. Howard
 1999 A Face to Kill for (TV Movie)
D.A. Rowland
 1997 Clockwatchers
Theater Woman (uncredited)
 1997 Crisis Center (TV Series)
- Shots (1997)
 1996 Dangerous Minds (TV Series)
Jacqueline Demmler
- Need Deep (1996) ... Jacqueline Demmler
 1996 Living Single (TV Series)
- Moi the Jury (1996) ... Oki
 1996 The Road to Galveston (TV Movie)
Nurse Dickerson
 1995 Murder One (TV Series)
Reporter #2
- Chapter One (1995) ... Reporter #2 (as Patty Yasutake)
 1995 Abandoned and Deceived (TV Movie)
 1993 Lush Life (TV Movie)
 1993 Donato and Daughter (TV Movie)
Dr. Stewart
 1993 Blind Spot (TV Movie)
Dr. Charbonneau
 1992 Rhythm & Blues (TV Series)
- Mrs. Washington's Neighborhood (1992) ... Wendy
 1992 Picket Fences (TV Series)
- Mr. Dreeb Comes to Town (1992) ... Nurse
 1991 Fatal Friendship (TV Movie)
Ling Landrum
 1991 Without Warning: The James Brady Story (TV Movie)
 1991 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Secretary #41
- Contractions (1991) ... Secretary #41
 1991 Sons and Daughters (TV Series)
Lillian Park
- Crime and Punishment (1991) ... Lillian Park
 1989 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Newscaster #2
- The Man Who Was Death (1989) ... Newscaster #2
 1987-1989 Mr. Belvedere (TV Series)
- Anchors Away (1989) ... Tami
- TV George (1987) ... Tami
 1988 The Wash
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
Shirley Kajimoto
- Fort Figueroa (1988) ... Shirley Kajimoto
 1988 Duet (TV Series)
Miss Shimokawa
- Lady on a Grate (1988) ... Miss Shimokawa
 1986-1987 Gung Ho (TV Series)
Umeki Kazuhiro
- Brother, Can You Spare a Dollar? (1987) ... Umeki Kazuhiro
- Where the Boys Are (1987) ... Umeki Kazuhiro
- Kaz Over Easy (1987) ... Umeki Kazuhiro
- Help Wanted (1987) ... Umeki Kazuhiro
- Love Me Tender (1987) ... Umeki Kazuhiro
 1985-1986 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series)
Field Reporter
- It's in the Water (1986) ... Field Reporter
- You Only Die Twice (1985) ... (as Patty Yasutake)
 1986 Gung Ho
Umeki Kazihiro (as Patti Yasuiake)
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series)
- Love Story (1985) ... Suzie
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Other Works:

American Southwest Theater (did a play there) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Patti Yasuiake | Patty Yasutake | Patti Yasutake-Uno

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Personal Quote:

[on how often she worked on Star Trek] I never knew when they'd want me. When I came back the second time I worked with Jonathan again, so I thought he was a good luck charm. After that there would be a month or two in between shows, and you never knew what they were going to write down the road. So there was no expectation on my part, which was probably a healthy thing; it wasn't until I got ... See more »


In January of 2009, Diamond Select Toys released a 7-inch action figure in her likeness of her character, Nurse Alyssa Ogawa, from Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987). See more »

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