Krige, Alice 1954–

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KRIGE, Alice 1954–


Born June 28, 1954, in Upington (some sources say Cape Town), South Africa; married Paul Schoolman (a filmmaker). Education: Rhodes University, B.A., 1975; also studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama, London, England, and Royal Shakespeare Company, London.


Manager—McKeon–Valeo–Myones Management, 9150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 102, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.


Actress. Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford–Upon–Avon, England, and London, member of company, 1984–85.

Awards, Honors:

Society of West End Theatres Award, most promising newcomer, Plays and Players, London Theatre Critics Award, most promising newcomer, both 1981, Laurence Olivier Theatre Award, best promising newcomer, 1982, all for Arms and the Man; Fantafestival Award, best actress, 1992, for Sleepwalkers; Saturn Award, best supporting actress, Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, 1997, for Star Trek: First Contact.


Stage Appearances:

Arms and the Man, London, 1981.

The Tempest, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford–upon–Avon, England, Royalty Theatre, London, 1984–85.

King Lear, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford–upon–Avon and London, 1984–85.

The Taming of the Shrew, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford–upon–Avon and London, 1984–85.

Cyrano de Bergerac, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford–upon–Avon and London, 1984–85.

Bond's Lear, Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford–upon–Avon and London, 1984–85.

Belvidera, Venice Preserv'd, Almedia Theatre, London, 1995.

Also appeared in Forever Yours, London; and Maylou, London.

Film Appearances:

Sybil Gordon, Chariots of Fire, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1981.

Alma Mobley and Eva Galli, Ghost Story, Universal, 1981.

Bathsheba, King David, Paramount, 1985.

Tully Sorenson, Barfly, Cannon, 1987.

Mary Godwin, Haunted Summer, Cannon, 1988.

Isabelle, Spies, Inc. (also known as Code Name: Chaos, Spies, Lies, and Alibis, and S.P.O.O.K.S.), Vestron Pictures/Electric Shadows Partners, 1988.

Beth Goodwin, See You in the Morning, Warner Bros., 1989.

Mary Brady, Sleepwalkers (also known as Stephen King's "Sleepwalkers"), Columbia, 1992.

Wife, Sea Beggars, 1994.

Lisa Benjamenta, Institute Benjamenta (also known as Institute Benjamenta, or This Dream People Call Human Life), Zeitgeist Films, 1995.

Borg Queen, Star Trek: First Contact (also known as Star Trek: Borg, Star Trek: Destinies, Star Trek: Future Generations, Star Trek: Generations II, Star Trek 8, and Star Trek: Resurrection), Paramount, 1996.

Amanda, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 1996.

Zephyr Eccles, Twilight of the Ice Nymphs, Zeitgeist Films, 1997.

Herself, Guy Maddin: Waiting for Twilight, 1997.

Clarissa Symes, Habitat, 1997.

Mother Marianne Cope, Molokai: The Story of Father Damien (also known as Damiaan, Father Damien, and Molokai: The Forbidden Island), 1999.

Freda, The Little Vampire (also known as Der kleine vampir and De kleine vampier), New Line Cinema, 2000.

Elizabeth Plummer, The Calling, 2000.

Mirella Cenci, Superstition, 2001.

Monique, Vallen (also known as Falling), 2001.

Karen Abercromby, Reign of Fire, Buena Vista, 2002.

Borg Queen, Star Trek: The Experience—Borg Invasion 4D, Paramount, 2004.

Margie Henderson, Shadow of Fear, Millennium Films, 2004.

Cristabella, Silent Hill, Sony Pictures Entertainment, 2006.

Janet, Lonely Hearts, 2006.

Television Appearances; Series:

Maddie, Deadwood, HBO, 2005—.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Bridget O'Donnell, Ellis Island, CBS, 1984.

Baroness Lisl Kemery, Wallenberg: A Hero's Story, NBC, 1985.

Jessie Benton Fremont, Dream West, CBS, 1986.

Olga, The Strauss Dynasty, 1991.

Parvaneh Limbert, Iran: Days of Crisis (also known as 444 Days and L'Amerique en Otage), TNT, 1991.

Rachel, Joseph (also known as The Bible: Joseph, Die Bibel: Josef, and Joseph in Egypt), TNT, 1995.

Madame De Renal, The Scarlet and Black (also known as Scarlet & Black), BBC, 1993.

Louise, Close Relations, BBC (England), 1998.

Placidia, Attila (also known as Attila the Hun), USA Network, 2001.

Rosemary Waldo, Dinotopia, ABC, 2001.

Lady Jessica Atreides, Children of Dune (also known as Duen–bedrohung des imperiums, Dune–der messias, Dune–die kinder des wustenplaneten, Dune–krieg um den wustenplaneten, and Frank Herbert's "Children of Dune"), Sci–Fi Channel, 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Lucy Manette, A Tale of Two Cities, CBS, 1980.

Gwen, Second Serve (also known as I Changed My Life), CBS, 1986.

Patsy Cline and performer of song "Faded Love," Baja Oklahoma, HBO, 1988.

Helen Weiss, Max and Helen, TNT, 1990.

May Packard, Ladykiller (also known as Lady Killer), USA Network, 1992.

Jean Syfert, Judgment Day: The John List Story (also known as Deliver Them from Evil: The John List Story and To Save Their Souls), CBS, 1993.

Pamela Sparrow, Double Deception (also known as Crimes of Passion and Kane), NBC, 1993.

Joan Anatole, Jack Reed: Badge of Honor (also known as Jack Reed: An Honest Cop), NBC, 1993.

Alice Stillman, Donor Unknown (also known as Dangerous Heart), USA Network, 1995.

Alessandra Locatelli, Devil's Advocate, BBC, 1995.

Dee, Hidden in America, Showtime, 1996.

Clarissa Symes, Habitat (also known as Ecophoria, Ecotopia, The Fifth Season, and Hothouse), Sci–Fi Channel, 1997.

Rebecca Daly, Indefensible: The Truth about Edward Brannigan (also known as A Father's Betrayal) CBS, 1997.

Isabelle Morton, The Commissioner, The Movie Channel, 1998.

Annalise Jurgenson, Deep in My Heart, CBS, 1999.

Sarah Gold, In the Company of Spies, Showtime, 1999.

Snubby Eaton, The Death and Life of Nancy Eaton, Oxygen, 2003.

Maria Gurdin, The Mystery of Natalie Wood, ABC, 2004.

Joan Collins, Dynasty: The Making of a Guilty Pleasure, ABC, 2005.

Also appeared in Summer.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Marquesa Dorada, "Sharpe's Honour" (also known as "Sharpe II"), Masterpiece Theatre, PBS, 1995.

Ultimate Trek: Star Trek's Greatest Moments, UPN, 1999.

Rosemary, Discovering Dinotopia (documentary), 2002.

Also appeared in The Happy Autumn Fields, British television.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Diana Molner, "Operation Susie," The Professionals, 1982.

Nita Cochran, "Murder in the Afternoon," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985.

Jennifer, "Dream Child," The Hidden Room, Lifetime, 1991.

Anne Beresford, "64 Wild Horses," Beverly Hills, 90210, Fox, 1992.

Nita Cochran, "Murder in the Afternoon," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1994.

Aura Mendoza, "Acute Triangle," Welcome to Paradox, Sci–Fi Channel, 1998.

Dr. Sondra Rush, "Activate Your Choices," Becker, CBS, 1999.

Borg Queen, "Endgame: Parts 1 & 2," Star Trek: Voyager, UPN, 2001.

Alma, "Out, Out Brief Candle," Six Feet Under, HBO, 2002.

Alma, "The Plan," Six Feet Under, HBO, 2002.

Senator Lily Randolph, "Flipping," Threat Matrix, ABC, 2003.

Senator Lily Randolph, "19 Seconds," Threat Matrix, ABC, 2004.


Video Games:

Voice of the Borg Queen, Star Trek: Armada II, Activision, 2001.

Taped Readings:

Ronald Harwood's Another Time, L.A. Theatre Works, 2001.



Entertainment Weekly, December 20, 1996, p. 50.

Femme Fatales, June, 1997, pp. 40–43.

Maclean's, December 2, 1996, p. 82.