Gates McFadden - Wikipedia
Cheryl Gates McFadden (born March 2, 1949), is an American actress and choreographer. She is usually credited as Cheryl McFadden when working as a choreographer and Gates McFadden when working as an actress. She is best known for playing Dr. Beverly Crusher in the Star Trek: The Next Generation television series and in the four subsequent films.What I Learned Today: What Happened To Dr. Crusher?,Feb 14, 2015 · What Happened To Dr. Crusher?,episodes portraying two different characters. Gates McFadden, aka Dr. Beverly Crusher, was fired after the first season.,One of the better things that happened to the show in the second season was the introduction of Dr. Pulaski to replace Dr. Crusher. She was a better actress and her character,star trek - Why was Crusher replaced with Pulaski who was,,In season 2 of TNG, Dr. Crusher was replaced with Dr. Pulaski. In season 3, Dr Crusher came back. The best information I can find is "On Star Trek TNG, why was Crusher replaced by Pulaski?And...?" on Yahoo Answers.But there must be better more complete information out there.