Nana Visitor Filmography
Hunter (1985) (TV) - Starring as Amy Laurton in "The Biggest Man in Town"
| L.A.P.D. Sgt. Rick Hunter (Fred Dryer) is a tough-minded, Dirty Harry-type who can't stand the creeps who prowl the streets. He is assigned to Sgt. Dee Dee McCall (Stepfanie Kramer), whom the other cops don't like. The two homicide detectives found themselves up against the slimiest criminals Los Angeles has to offer.|
In this episode, Hunter and McCall go under cover to investigate the murder of an accountant in a small town.
|The New Twilight Zone (1985) (TV) - Starring as the Secretary in "Dead Woman's Shoes"|
| The new series aired from Sept. 1985 to April 1989 and like the original, was a collection of various tales that range from the tragic to the comedic. They may be scary or just thought-provoking, but most episodes have unexpected endings and a moral lesson. |
This episode was originally titled "Dead Man's Shoes" in the original series, but this one is about a timid clerk that slips on a pair of shoes once owned by a woman who was murdered, and becomes inhabited by the victim's revengeful spirit.
- The secretary is a cameo appearance as she is only seen when she enters her bossess office.
|Knight Rider (1986) (TV) - Starring as Sandra Rusk in "Hills of Fire"|
| Michael Knight (David Hasselhoff) is a former cop that teams up with a talking supercar to fight crime. The show was driven by the customized Pontiac Trans-Am called KITT (Knight Industries Two Thousand). It kept Michael Knight on the straight and narrow between fistfights and females. The show ran on ABC in 1997-98.|
In this episode, an arsonist who's setting forest fires to cover a major drug deal eludes Michael by escaping over rugged terrain where KITT can't maneuver. This episode has SID, a flying robot, that is ultimately destroyed.
|MacGyver (1985-1987) (TV) - Starring as Carol Varnay in "D. O. A.: MacGyver" and as Laura Farren in "Hellfire"|
| MacGyver stars Richard Dean Anderson and he is is a secret agent who uses his scientific knowledge and intelligence to defeat his enemies by unorthodox methods.|
In D. O. A.: MacGyver, terrorists want to use a new plastic explosive that can be hidden anywhere in an attack on the US army. MacGyver is shot, loses his memory, and is picked up by a boat. Pete and the terrorists are looking for MacGyver and the assassination plans still need to be stopped.
- Carol Varnay owns the trawler named Damian that MacGyver is resued by after he's shot. She was going from San Pedro to Bristol Harbor without a working radio. Carol took care of MacGyver after he lost his memory.
In Hellfire, MacGyver's friends strike oil, but an out-of-control fire threatens to destroy all they own. They turn to MacGyver as the only one who can extinguish the inferno and save the oil.
- Laura Farren is the wife of Bill Farren who is MacGyver's old friend and they are the one drilling for oil on the land they're leasing.
|Doogie Howser, M.D. (1989) (TV) - Starring as Charmagne in "The Short Goodbye"|
Doogie Howser showed the coming of age of a teenage genius who was a board-certified surgeon by the time he was 16. Doogie (a childhood nickname for "Douglas") has to balance life with his parents and contemporaries and the demands of a career that's stressful even for adults. He has help and support from his parents Katherine and David Howser, the latter also a doctor, co-workers at the hospital who respect him despite his age, his best friend Vinnie, and girlfriend Wanda.
In this episode, moving out of his parents house proves to be an eye-opening experience for Doogie. Meanwhile, a rock star is admitted to the hospital for vocal-cord surgery.
Matlock (1987-1993) (TV) - Starring as Doctor Clara Farmington in "The Divorce" and as Erin Whitley/Shannon Blackwell in "The Other Woman" and as Vanessa Douglas in "The Best Friend"
Andy Griffith played Matlock in this murder-mystery series about an unassuming, but very crafty, Harvard-educated lawyer that always seemed to prove his client innocent, often with some last-minute, Earth-shattering, courtroom revelation.
In The Divorce Matlock takes on the high profile case of a television reporter accused of murdering his former wife. The case is complicated when his daughter Charlene develops feelings for the accused killer.
In The Other Woman Matlock analyzes the case of a psychiatrist accused of murdering the abusive husband of an emotionally disturbed patient, whose missing diary may hold the key.
- Erin Whitley was hurt in a car accident and emotionally drained.
In The Best Friend Matlock defends the subject of a slain biographer and learns a disturbing fact about his client during the trial.
|The New Outer Limits (1998) (TV) - Starring as Cecilia Fairman in "In Our Own Image"|
| The New Outer Limits aired from 1995-2002 and is in the tradition of the classic anthology series. It brings back the bizarre, frightening, and disturbing while pushing the imagination to its farthest reaches.|
In this episode, a woman that is abducted by an escaped android gets a crash course in robot repairs. With double-crosses by both human and android only one of them comes out victorious.
- Celia is apparently a random person that was just pulling into the parking lot when the android captures her, and takes her to a remote abandoned warehouse, where he forces her to repair the damage he sustained in his escape.
|Dark Angel (2001) (TV) - Starring as Dr. Elizabeth Renfro in 6 episodes|
| An electromagnetic pulse plunges the country into chaos and a genetically enhanced young woman named Max Guevera (Jessica Alba) must avoid a military group called Manticore from hunting her down. They bio engineer children to create the perfect soldier. She also tries to find her fellow "siblings" who escaped from Manticore with the help of underground cyber-journalist Logan Cale.|
- Doctor Elizabeth Renfro oversee's many Manticore projects. Before Manticore's destruction and her own demise, Dr. Elizabeth Renfro was known to have started extensive research into the Breeding program. She was accidentally shot by Manticore security while confronting X5-452 on the night of the Seattle facilities demise.
|Frasier (2003) (TV) - Starring as Sharon in "Daphne Does Dinner"|
Frasier (Kelsey Grammer), is a psychiatrist and a former Cheers bar patron. He moved from Boston to Seattle to host an advice talk show. Frasier lives with his ex-cop father, Martin and his personal home-care provider, Daphne. He also has a neurotic brother, Niles, and works with a producer named Roz.
In this episode Niles and Daphne plan a party to celebrate his purchase of a painting. Daphne suggests she and Niles co-host the party with Daphne handling all the food. Disaster strikes when the painting is ruined, Frasier tries to help with the Hens, and Martin is mistaken for the paintings artist.
|Las Vegas (2003) (TV) - Starring as Vera in "Decks and Violence"|
| Las Vegas is a fast paced drama about one of it's biggest casinos called The Montecito. It follows the lives of 6 employees and how they solve everyday problems that could cost the casino a lot of money. It stars James Caan, Nikki Cox, Vanessa Marcil and Molly Sims among others.|
In this episode, a magician's wife disappears as she is supposed to, but she doesn't return. Mike's college buddy is in town and a convention of swizzle-stick collectors needs extra security.
- Vera is the wife of Vanko and they are the magicians that perform their show at the Montecito. In one show
|CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2004) (TV) - Starring as Mrs. Garbett-Katz in "Mea Culpa"|
| In Las Vegas the Crime Scene Investigations unit is led by Gill Grissom (William Petersen). With almost obsessive dedication towards his quest for the facts, he and his elite team of investigators including Night Shift Assistant Supervisor Catherine Willows (Marg Helgenberger), work using scientific skills and equipment that find clues from unlikely sources.|