Clare McConnell is a Canadian actress and comedian known for her role as Klingon Leader Dennas on CBS's Star Trek: Discovery. She was nominated for Breakout Artist at the 2018 Canadian Comedy Awards. BroadWay World called her "one of the show's stand-outs with wacky facial expressions that make it impossible to contain your laughter - she's like a red-headed Jim Carrey."
Her other credits include: Stealing School (2019), Coroner (2019) as Erin Martin, Wynonna Earp (TV Series 2018) as Petra.
Born in Calgary, Alberta to Irish parents, Clare McConnell currently resides in Toronto, where she attended Ryerson Theatre School. She regularly performs with the Second City Touring Company, and has also performed with the science fiction comedy troupe Yes, Android and Star Trek parody improv group Holodeck Follies.