Barrett, who was married to "Star Trek" creator Gene Roddenberry, appeared in every single "Star Trek" installment produced during her lifetime, including the show's initial 1964 pilot "The Cage." In addition, the actress appeared in "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" and starred on several episodes of "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine."
Barrett died on December 18, 2008 at the age of 76 after a battle with leukemia. —XFINITY Entertainment Staff
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