Tracee Lee Cocco
Seven years and more than 100 episodes appearing as aliens in Deep Space Nine, Voyager and all three Star Trek: The Next Generation Movies.
Tracee was featured in such films as Demolition Man, Barb Wire and TV shows like Baywatch, and General Hospital.
She is an actress, model and stunt woman. To her credit is Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Voyager. Most notable is her role as Lieutenant Jae, a featured background character on The Next Generation specifically from the fourth to seventh season. As a background performer she appeared in all three feature films: Star Trek: Generations, Star Trek: First Contact and Star Trek: Insurrection. Cocco also worked as stand-in for Alice Krige (the Borg Queen) in Star Trek: First Contact.
In “Descent,” Cocco played one of the Borg drones mentally damaged by Lore’s experimentation. On Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, she could be seen in alien makeup in Quark’s Bar and played several aliens such as an Antican, Borg, Borg Drone, Kobheerian among others.
She was one of the several featured background performers from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Star Trek: Voyager who participated in the filming of the interactive movie Star Trek: Borg; she is most notably seen as a Starfleet science officer visible on the corridor aboard the USS Cheyenne at the start of the movie. She appeared as an alien bar character in the 1996 video game Star Trek: Klingon.
Cocco was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and moved to California with her family at the age of 2. She grew up in Santa Ana, California and graduated from Santa Ana High School in 1979. Throughout the following years, Cocco started working as a model and was featured as a model for Alberto Mousse in several magazines. She also worked as model for Revlon, Jimmy Z Ad, Pool & Spa Magazine, 7-Up, Auto Stereo Sound magazine and McDonald’s.
Besides her work on Star Trek, Cocco was also featured as Marla in the daily soap opera General Hospital and was a featured lifeguard in several episodes of Baywatch. Among her film works is the drama Gross Anatomy, the science fiction films Demolition Man, Barb Wire, and Virtuosity along with the action comedy Bulletproof. Following her background work in Demolition Man, Cocco was cast as the lead computer voice in the Demolition Man pinball game in 1994 and the 1995 video game Angel Devoid: Face of the Enemy.
In the early 1990’s, Cocco was part of the group of background regulars who made a promotional tour for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, appearing as Ferengi. Cocco continues to appear as a featured guest throughout the world and remains in high demand throughout the convention circuit worldwide.