Why was Worf's klingon girlfriend pretty?

Discussion in 'Star Trek: The Next Generation' started by Infern0, Apr 21, 2013.

  1. Distorted Humor

    Distorted Humor Fleet Captain Fleet Captain

    Apr 18, 2011
    Well, Suzi Plakson is a very attractive woman, and she looked good even with a ton of latex on her face.

    Of course, this same actress is one of those funny what if's ..

    What if in season 3 they decided to instead of bring crusher back, had Dr. Selar take up the CMO duties?

    I suspect they much like when they hired Michelle Forbes and later Terry Farrell, they gave the makeup folks the commandment to make her look alien, but not ugly.
  2. Dream

    Dream Admiral Admiral

    Dec 2, 2001
    Hotel Transylvania
    That's because ugly women and gay people don't exist in Star Trek.
  3. Sadara

    Sadara Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Aug 17, 2010
    New Mexico
    A Vulcan doctor as a regular would have been awesome and interesting.
  4. Greg Cox

    Greg Cox Admiral Premium Member

    May 12, 2004
    Oxford, PA
    Growing up, I always thought Mara in "The Day of the Dove" was attractive. And she was the first female Klingon we'd ever seen.

    So you could argue that female Klingons have been meant to be attractive since Day One.

    And, of course, there was Valkris in the third movie, who was clearly intended to have a certain degree of sex appeal.
    Last edited: May 27, 2013
  5. xvicente

    xvicente Captain Captain

    Jan 16, 2013
    Clearly: [​IMG]

    but frankly, Star Trek was always about babes.
    Last edited: May 27, 2013
  6. Halmirdax

    Halmirdax Lieutenant Commander Red Shirt

    Apr 21, 2013
    There were a lot of handsome Klingons and attractive Klingon women. Some looked terrible but it wasn't too odd to find an attractive one in the variety.