Friday, October 29, 2010

Where Are They Now? Computer

Computer was really the robot's robot. Highly respected amongst her peers, but receiving little recognition from the broader public for her groundbreaking work in the original "Star Trek" series. She can be found these days doing voiceover work for several GPS companies.

Computer in a moment of hair-raising drama from "Star Trek":

1 comment:

J.S. Brooks said...

You are going to have Star Trek fans everywhere seeking out the GPS units using Majel Barret's voice!
Love the close ups of eyes and mouths for dramatic tension. I can see this is back before all the emphasis on white, straight teeth.
I guess I'm retro this way, but I preferred the TOS version of the computer... more deliberate somehow.