Nichelle Nichols (born 28 December 1932; age 82) is an American actress from Robbins, Illinois. She is most famous for portraying communications officer Uhura in Star Trek: The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, and the first six Star Trek movies. She also provided the voices for a number of other characters on the animated series.
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Nichelle Nichols (born Grace Dell Nichols; December 28, 1932) is an American actress, singer, and voice artist.She sang with Duke Ellington and Lionel Hampton before turning to acting. Nichols played communications officer Commander Nyota Uhura aboard the USS Enterprise in the Star Trek television series (1966–1969), as well as the succeeding motion pictures.
Biography. Forever linked to her trailblazing role as the sexy Lt. Uhura on the original Star Trek series, Nichelle Nichols’s show-business career began in her teens when she was discovered by jazz legend Duke Ellington, who brought her on tour with him as a singer and dancer.In the 1960s the 35-23-37 knockout worked as a glamor model and made appearances on shows like The Lieutenant and 3/5(4).