(written from a Production point of view)
Margaret Flores is an actress who worked as regular background actress on several seasons Star Trek: The Next Generation portraying a Starfleet officer. In addition, she served as second stand-in for Marina Sirtis when Nora Leonhardt wasn't available. She also served as stand-in for Sirtis on the feature films Star Trek Generations, Star Trek: First Contact, and Star Trek: Insurrection. On the latter one she did the same job occasionally for Donna Murphy, including the jump into the water and water work for light settings. Flores received no credit for her work.
According to the call sheet, Flores was scheduled to appear in the fourth season episodes "First Contact" and "Identity Crisis" in scenes in Ten Forward and in the episode "The Drumhead" in corridor scenes but was either not filmed or cut from the final episodes. Flores was also scheduled to work as stand-in for Sirtis on the fifth season episode "The Game" while Nora Leonhardt was unavailable but was replaced by Debbie Marsh. Flores worked again as stand-in on the fifth season episode "Conundrum", this time for guest actress Michelle Forbes.
Stand-in work Edit
- Star Trek films