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Date of birth
27 July 1957,
New York City, New York, USA.
grew up in and around the
theater thanks to her performing family. Her mother was a ballet teacher
in a dance studio in
New York and her father choreographed many Broadway musicals.
In fact this is where he met Nana's mother .
Nana was seven studying ballet at the dance studio her mother
ran, and by age 14 she
was in her high school musicals.
soon finding regular work at her chosen craft.
Nana appeared in productions of "Gypsy" "My One And
Only", "42nd Street", A Musical Jubilee, and The Ladies Room.
As a young actress she secured an early
film role in the 1977 film The Sentinel, a horror movie filmed
in New York City. Nana had
regular roles on the New York based soap operas "Ryan's Hope" and "One Life to
In Deep Space Nine for 7 years was one of the leading actors in this series.