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Kimber Lee Renay (born 17 December) is the actress who played T'Pel, the Vulcan wife of Tuvok, in the Star Trek: Voyager fifth season episode "Bliss". She received no on screen credit for her appearance and took over for Marva Hicks who played the role before and also after her. Her costume was auctioned off on It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay. 
Renay was born in Indianapolis, Indiana and is the founder and director of Act-up Studios, Inc., a school for upcoming actors. She has worked as an actress, model, and occasional stuntwoman and is a member of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists. In 2001 she gave birth to a daughter.
On screen, Renay has appeared in television series such as The Jamie Foxx Show, UWA Urban Wrestling Alliance, The Malcolm and Eddie Show, and The Game (2007), together with DS9 guest actor Bumper Robinson. Renay was also one of the stunt doubles for Halle Berry in the 2004 comic adaptation Catwoman, which also featured Star Trek stunt performers Lauro Chartrand, Boni Yanagisawa, Jennifer Caputo, Bridgett Riley, and Mark Chadwick.
- Act-upStudios.com – official site