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Panel Time: 
1pm Stage Two, Monday 26th October with Jayne Brook, Emily Coutts & Ken Mitchell

This guest is a VIRTUAL GUEST and will not physically be present at the event but will be beaming in from overseas and onto the event Main Stage screens to directly interact with attendees.

Each guest present will ONLY be doing one, one hour panel at each event listed, so check this page closer to the event for exact appearance days and time.

Guest attends virtually subject to work and filming schedule.

Mary Chieffo portrays the Klingon L'Rell in Star Trek: Discovery.

The daughter of actors Michael Chieffo and Beth Grant, Chieffo appeared as a sleeping baby in the short Making Sandwiches (1998) directed by Sandra Bullock. She graduated from high school in 2011, being the valedictorian of her graduating class. She then attended the Drama Division of Juilliard School (bearing the nickname "Valedictorian"), where she was in the same class as Mary Wiseman and graduated with a BFA in 2015.

She appeared in a theater production of Othello and also in movies like Natural Disasters (2008), Herpes Boy (2009), Girls! Girls! Girls! (2011), Miss Dial (2013), and Shelby's Vacation (2017). She also appeared in the short movies Odyssea (2013) and The Perfect Fit (2012) and the unaired TV movie Jack and Janet Save the Planet (2009).

In 2017, she appeared in an episode of The Mindy Project.

She worked as a voice actress and in dubbing on the 2007 drama Welcome to Paradise (with Ken Jenkins and Elizabeth Dennehy).

Chieffo is describing herself as a Shakespeare Lover, Feminist and Geek.

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