Nichelle Nichols

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  • Birth Name: Grace Nichols
  • Birth Place: Robbins, Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Singer
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Whew! Star Trek's Nichelle Nichols Is in 'Good Spirits' After Suffering a Mild Stroke

On Wednesday night, original Star Trek cast member Nichelle Nichols suffered a mild stroke at her Los Angeles home. The 82-year-old actress, best known for originating the role of Lieutenant Uhura on the first Star Trek TV series, was transported to… Read more

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At 82 This 'Star Trek' Actress Is Joining NASA Mission Months After Stroke
00:45 — Three months after suffering a stroke, 82-year-old actress Nichelle Nichols is headed to the edge of space. Nichols, who famously played Lieutenant Uh (more…)
Star Trek: Discovery In Production
01:00 — In 1964 Gene Roddenberry wrote three words on a blank page: "Star Trek is..." Now, CBS All Access will begin that sentence once again. Production has (more…)
The Young and The Restless - Thursday, Sept. 1, is Y&R's 11,000th episode
03:44 — In the special episode, fans will be treated to appearances by television legend Nichelle Nichols ("Star Trek") and Y&R Co-Creator Lee Phillip Bell. F (more…)
The Young and The Restless - Neil Forgives His Dying Mother
03:27 — Nichelle Nichols guest stars as Neil's mother in an emotional scene.

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Dana Davis, Noah Gray-Cabey and Nichelle Nichols, <EM>Heroes</EM>
_Heroes___ Scoop: Nichelle Nichols' Real Family Powers!__

One new Season 2 cast member of Heroes (tonight at 9 pm/ET, NBC) is certainly no stranger to being o…

Dana Davis, <EM>Heroes</EM>
_Heroes___ Preview: Dana Davis' Monica Is One Cool (Copy)cat!__

Yes, some of the many (many) Heroes newbies aren't quite yet dazzling us with their different-ness.…

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Trek's Nichelle Nichols Talks About Her Heroes Role

First Sulu, now Uhura. Once again, Heroes has boldly gone back to classic Star Trek for a cool casti…

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Heroes' Latest Star Trek: "Uhura" to Play Hero's Nana

Tim Kring's hailing frequency remains open to Star Trek crossovers. Having recruited George "Sulu" T…

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George Takei Takes on Star Trek's Sulu, Howard Stern and Other Heroes

William Shatner may get more attention for his exploits as a nutty attorney and a gyrating game-show…

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  • Birth Name: Grace Nichols
  • Birth Place: Robbins, Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Singer