Best remembered for her appearances in Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation, and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, she also played the voice of the spaceship computer in all three of these series, as well as in Star Trek: Voyager.
After graduating from the University of Miami, she was cast in a 1960 episode of the popular television series Leave It to Beaver.
She appeared in an episode of Babylon 5 and provided voice-over work for Family Guy.
She married Star Trek creator
She appeared as Lwaxana Troi, the mother of Marina Sirtis' character (Deanna Troi), in several episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation.