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Carmen Nogales is an actress who appeared as an engineering crewmember in five first season episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise. As a background actress she received no credit for her appearances and was identified by the call sheets for the episodes.
Nogales was featured in the horror sequel The Return of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre (1994) and in the television drama Tornado! (1996). She had guest parts in the television series Heaven Help Us, The People Next Door, Profiler, and Sliders (1997, starring John Rhys-Davies and with Brian McNamara and Brigid Brannagh) and appeared in the drama Olympia (1998) and in the drama Cement (2000, with Titus Welliver).
Beside her work in film and television Nogales portrayed the leading roles in commercials for "Bounty Towels", "Wells Fargo Bank", and "Wal-Mart".