Carolyn McCormick was born September 19, 1959 in Midland, Texas. She spent her
childhood in Midland where her father owned an oil drilling company,
with an office in Houston, Texas. In 1977. She graduated first in her
class from The Kinkaid School in Houston in 1977 and with
honors from Williams College in 1981 with a B.F.A.. She also holds
an M.F.A. from the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.
McCormick has worked in television, movies, theatre, and voice
acting. She is best known
for her role as Dr. Elizabeth Olivet in the Law & Order
Her first notable television credit was district Attorney Rita Fiore
in Spenser: For Hire, a role she played from 1986 to 1987. She
appeared as the holodeck simulation Minuet in "11001001", a
first-season episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation, and
later as Minuet Riker (William Riker's wife) in a fantasy-alternate
universe during the fourth-season episode "Future Imperfect".
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