‘Star Trek Discovery’s Sonequa Martin-Green Praises “Queen” Nichelle Nichols – NY Comic Con

Read on: Deadline

"She's a queen,” Star Trek Discovery's Sonequa Martin-Green told New York Comic Con today of original Star Trek cast member Nichelle Nichols. "I owe so much to her, we all owe so much to her," The Walking Dead alum emotionally said of the actor who played Lieutenant Uhura on the USS Enterprise. An attendee at the Star Trek Discovery premiere last month, Nichols' character was one of the very first African-American women to be on the small screen to not be playing a…