The versatile American film and television actress Stephanie Lynne Niznik passed away on June 23rd, 2019. According to, US publication Variety, the death of Stephanie Niznik was “unexpected.” The cause of her death is still not known.
The moment the news of her death was announced on social media, there were reactions from her co-workers and fans.
The actress was famously known for her role as Nina Feeney in the television serial Evergreen. She played the role of a sweet neighbor of the Brown family. The drama Everwood was telecasted for four seasons from 2002 to 2006 on The WB.
Stephanie Niznik also starred on popular TV shows like Grey’s Anatomy, Life is Wild, CSI: Miami, NCIS, Lost and The Twenty.
She played the role of Kell Perim in Star Trek: Insurrection. Stephanie Niznik returned to the Star Trek franchise. This time she played the role of The Wraith in Star Trek: Enterprise which was telecasted on UPN in 2002. Stephanie Niznik was last seen in the movie, The Twenty, which was released in 2009. She played the role of Dot.
In 2017, Stephanie was seen with the cast of television series, Everwood. A special reunion was organized in honor of the series’ 15th Anniversary.
Stephanie Niznik wanted to become a geneticist. She completed her graduation from Duke U. with majors in theatre and Russian. Stephanie also pursued masters at Cal Arts. She then began her acting career with roles in television series.
Stephanie loved to spend her time volunteering. She was an active volunteer in hunger, children, and animal rescue organization. She also worked with Four Winds Heart-Centered Healing.
Stephanie Niznik was 52 years old when she died. Her unexpected death is a significant loss to the Hollywood industry. She is survived by her mother, her stepfather, brother, and her two dogs, Nucleus and Jake.