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Linda Harcharic (born 2 February 1947; age 68) is an actress who appeared in several episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation. Her costume from the fifth season episodes "Unification I" and "Unification II" was sold off on the It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay.  Harcharic was scheduled to appear as Ensign Sousa in the fifth season episode "Disaster" but was either not filmed or cut from the final episode.
Harcharic also appeared in the television documentary The Kennedy Assassinations (1992) and the Boy Meets World episode "Danger Boy" (1995). In addition, she served as stand-in on the drama A Dangerous Woman (1993, with Richard Riehle, Paul Dooley, Warren Munson, and Breon Gorman) and worked as background actress on the comedy series Just Shoot Me! (1997-2003).