Persis Khambatta in 'Nighthawks'

Persis Khambatta (1948 - 1998)

  • Miss India of 1965

Film Deaths:

  • The Wilby Conspiracy (1975) [Dr. Persis Ray]: Pushed down a mineshaft by Sidney Poitier when she threatens to shoot the rope that Michael Caine is hanging onto. (Thanks to Stephen)
  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979) [Lt. Ilia]: Disintegrated by the V'Ger Entity, which then constructs a sophisticated robotic duplicate of her to serve as its emissary. (Thanks to Ric)
  • Phoenix the Warrior (She Wolves of the Wasteland) (1987) [Cobalt]: Killed in an explosion after Kathleen Kinmont pulls the pin out of one of Persis' grenades during a fight.

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