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|Date of birth:||17 October 1970|
|Place of birth:||Pasco, Washington, USA|
Shauna O'Brien (born 17 October 1970; age 44) is an actress and model who played the part of Omag's female acquaintance in the Star Trek: The Next Generation fifth season episode "Unification II" in 1991. She filmed her scenes on Wednesday 18 September 1991 on Paramount Stage 8.
Born in Pasco, Washington, USA, O'Brien grew up with seven brothers on a farm and spent much time at rodeos and even won prizes for this sport. At the age of 18 she moved to Los Angeles and started taking acting classes. She earned her SAG card with a featured part in the comedy 3 Men and a Baby (1987, directed by Leonard Nimoy) which was later cut. During this time she was also featured in the action film Another 48 Hours (1990, with Kevin Tighe, Ed O'Ross, David Anthony Marshall, Bernie Casey, Page Leong, Allan Graf, Biff Yeager, Rex Pierson, Benjamin Lum and Victor Brandt), the science fiction drama Flatliners (1990, with Julie Warner and Angela Paton), and the romance Pretty Woman (1990, with Jason Alexander, Elinor Donahue, Larry Hankin, Dey Young, and Norman Large).
After she appeared in several music videos for artists such as Pauly Shore, Poison, and Mötley Crüe, she started modeling and became the January 1992 Penthouse "Pet of the Month". During this time she used the pseudonym Stevie Jean. O'Brien soon started to work on several erotic softcore movies such as Seduce Me: Pamela Principle 2 (1994), Wild Malibu Weekend! (1995), and Friend of the Family (1995). She appeared in episodes of Beverly Hills Bordello (1996 and 1998) and Kama Sutra (2000), became Lady Chatterley in the erotic series Lady Chatterley's Stories (2000-2001) and Maggie Henson on the video series Emanuelle 2000/2001 (2000-2003), and starred in the erotic parody video series Sex Files (2000) and Bare Wrench Project (2002-2005).
Beside her film and television work, O'Brien had pictorials and articles in magazines such as The Girls of Penthouse, Celebrity Sleuth, Celebrity Skin, Playboy, and Femme Fatales and performed in various internet videos and on paysites such as Danni's Hard Drive website.
Among her more recent film work are the erotic fantasy film Pretty Cool (2006) and the television movie The Lusty Busty Babe-a-que (2008). Today, O'Brien is a mother of two and is working as photographer.