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Emily Anne Bergl (born 25 April 1975; age 45) is the actress who played Bethany in the Star Trek: Enterprise third season episode "North Star". Bergl was born in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, England, grew up mostly in Chicago, Illinois, and is a graduate of Grinnell College in Iowa.
Prior to her appearance on Enterprise, Bergl appeared in the Steven Spielberg production Taken with Matt Frewer and Joel Gretsch, William Shatner's son-in-law. In both "North Star" and Taken, she played a woman who was one quarter alien.