Mia Kirshner recurs on Star Trek: Discovery as Amanda Grayson, who is the human wife of the Vulcan, Sarek, and helped raised Michael Burnham. Hailing from Toronto, Kirshner's career dates back nearly 30 years. Best known for her long stint as Jenny Schecter on The L Word, Kirshner's dozens of other films and television credits include Danger Bay, Love and Human Remains, Exotica, The Crow: City of Angels, Wolf Lake, Not Another Teen Movie, 24, The Black Dahlia, The Vampire Diaries and Defiance.