Denise Crosby

Born Nov 24, 1957

Denise Michelle Crosby is an American actress best known for portraying Security Chief Tasha Yar on Star Trek: The Next Generation. She is also known for her numerous film and television roles and for starring in and producing the film Trekkies. She is the granddaughter of the late entertainer Bing Crosby.… Read More

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1957 Birth Born on November 24, 1957.


1982 24 Years Old One of her very first film appearances was in the 1982 Nick Nolte/Eddie Murphy film 48 Hrs.
1983 25 Years Old Crosby was married to Geoffrey Edwards (son of director Blake Edwards) from 1983 to 1990. … Read More
1986 28 Years Old In 1986, she played a robotics engineer, Nora Hunter, in the science fiction movie Eliminators, the leading role in the film Dolly Dearest in 1992, appeared in Stephen King's Pet Sematary and Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown. … Read More
1987 29 Years Old In 1987, Crosby was cast in the role of Tasha Yar for the much publicized return of Star Trek to television in the syndicated series Star Trek: The Next Generation. … Read More


1997 39 Years Old Crosby produced and narrated the 1997 documentary Trekkies, followed by the 2003 sequel Trekkies 2. … Read More


2010 52 Years Old In January and February 2010, Crosby performed alongside Gale Harold and ex-model Claudia Mason in Tennessee Williams' Orpheus Descending at Theater/Theatre in Los Angeles. … Read More
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