Claim to fame:
Sirtis started her career as a member of the repertory company at the Connaught Theatre, Worthing, West Sussex in 1976. Directed by Nic Young, she appeared in Joe Orton's What the Butler Saw and as Ophelia in Hamlet.
Marina is best known for her role as 'Deanna Troi' on 'Star Trek - The next generation'
Sirtis recalls that on the day she received a call offering her the role of Deanna Troi, she was actually packing to return to Britain, because her six-month visa had expired.
Where are they now?
Marina is happily married to rock guitarist Michael Lamper, whom she married during the show (cast members Brent Spiner and Michael Dorn were groomsmen). She's appeared in many sci-fi shows and TV movies and recently recorded a Family Guy voice-over as herself.