Rosanna DeSoto


Rosanna DeSoto (born September 2, 1950)[2] is an American actress. She is best known for her roles in Stand and Deliver, for which she won an Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female,[3][4] and in Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country as Azetbur.[5][6]

Rosanna DeSoto
Born (1950-09-02) September 2, 1950 (age 73)
Years active1972–present
Spouse(s)Jonathan Taplin (1974—1978)
David S. Ward (1980—present)


  1. Rosanna DeSoto[permanent dead link]
  3. "Stand and Deliver awards and nominations at The New York Times". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 2015-10-11. Retrieved 2020-01-21.
  4. Telgen, Diane (1993). Notable Hispanic American Women. VNR AG. ISBN 9780810375789.
  5. Maslin, Janet (6 December 1991). "Star Trek VI the Undiscovered Country (1991) Review/Film; Aging Trekkers to the Rescue One Last Time. Really". The New York Times. Retrieved 29 September 2015.
  6. "Sylvana Soto-Ward, Adam Durrett". The New York Times. 1 August 2009. Retrieved 30 September 2015.