(written from a Production point of view)
Maria Celeste Genitempo (born 3 August 1974; age 39) (also known as Maria Celeste) is an actress who appeared as a civilian in the Star Trek: Enterprise pilot episode "Broken Bow". She received no on-screen credit for her appearance.
Genitempo was born as Maria Celeste Tucker in Galveston, Texas and was married to art department staff member Joey Genitempo. She has appeared in several television commercials and stage plays and is working as a web designer.
As an actress she has performed minor and mostly uncredited roles in films such as the science fiction comedy Mars Attacks! (1996, with Paul Winfield, Willie Garson, Michael Reilly Burke, and Valerie Wildman), the sport comedy BASEketball (1998, with Ray Xifo, Stephen McHattie, and Raphael Sbarge), the comedy Stuck on You (2003, with Seymour Cassel), and played a leading role in the 2003 film Flash!.
Genitempo has also appeared in several television series, including The X-Show (1999), Days of Our Lives (1999, with Renée Jones), V.I.P. (2002, episode Saving Private Irons), and 24.