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Roxann Dawson

Born: September 11, 1958, Los Angeles, California, United States

Roxann Dawson is an American actress, producer, and director, best known as B Elanna Torres on the television series Star Trek: Voyager. 


She graduated in 1980 from the University of California, Berkeley. Acting, directing and producing Dawson s first professional acting job was in a Broadway production of A Chorus Line. 

She continued a stage career through the 1980s and 1990s, while occasionally landing minor film and television roles. In 1994, Dawson began her role as the half Human/half-Klingon engineer B Elanna Torres on Star Trek: Voyager which lasted for all seven seasons of the show. While working on Voyager, Dawson made her directorial debut on the episode "Riddles", which aired in September 1999. She later directed the second part of the two-part episode "Workforce" and directed 10 episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise. 

In 2002 she provided the voice of the Repair Station Computer in "Dead Stop", one of the Star Trek: Enterprise episodes she directed. Her other television credits include appearances on Nightingales, Baywatch, The Closer, Matlock, Jake, and the Fatman, The Untouchables, Any Day Now, Without a Trace, The Lyon s Den, The Division, the U.S. version of Coupling and the science fiction television series Seven Days. 

She has directed episodes of Charmed, The O.C., Close to Home (where she directed fellow Star Trek alum Connor Trinneer), Lost, Heroes, Hawthorne, The Closer, Cold Case, Caprica (produced by Star Trek veteran Ronald D. Moore), The Mentalist and Treme. 

In 2010, she directed "Teacher and Pupils", a second season episode of Lie to Me and "On Tap", a second season episode of The Good Wife. In 2013, she directed "Reunions", the March 22 episode of Touch, and "Eye-Spy", the October 15 episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D... Dawson has served as a producer on Scandal, Crossing Jordan and Cold Case. Writing Dawson s first play, Desire to Fall, was produced by the Circle Repertory Company workshop in 1986. 

Dawson s second play, Passage Through the Heart, debuted in 1997 at the University of Minnesota Duluth.

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Breakthrough (2019)

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When he was 14, Smith drowned in Lake St. Louis and was dead for nearly an hour. According to reports at the time, CPR was performed 27 minutes to no avail. Then the youth's mother, Joyce Smith, entered the room, praying loudly. Suddenly, there was a pulse, and Smith came around.

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Star Trek: Voyager (1995)

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Pulled to the far side of the galaxy, where the Federation is 75 years away at maximum warp speed, a Starfleet ship must cooperate with Maquis rebels to find a way home.

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