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Naomi D. Pollack (born 17 May 1930; age 83) is an actress who appeared on Star Trek: The Original Series in two third season episodes. She first appeared as an Indian woman in the episode "The Paradise Syndrome". She later played Rahda in the episode "That Which Survives".
She also starred in the ABC Saturday morning television series Korg: 70,000 B.C., which aired from September 1974 through August 1975. This series, which depicted the struggle for survival of a typical Neanderthal family, was produced by Fred Freiberger.  
Naomi Pollack, aka Naomi Newman is co-founder of San Francisco's award winning A Traveling Jewish Theatre. Through her work as a playwright, director and performer she has helped bring her company international recognition for its artistic excellence. She still lives and works in the Bay Area.