Roxann Dawson is an actress and television director. She is a director for HBO's The Deuce. She helmed the Season 1 episode "Why Me?". She worked with The Deuce creators David Simon and George Pelecanos on their earlier series Treme.
She starred in the science fiction series Star Trek: Voyager from 1995 to 2001 as B'Elanna Torres. She made her directorial debut in 1999 with an episode of Voyager. She went on to direct multiple episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise. She was a regular director and producer for the series Crossing Jordan, Cold Case and Scandal.
She has also directed episodes of The Good Wife, The Mentalist, The Closer, Heroes, Lost, Lie To Me, The Mentalist, Vegas, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Path and House of Cards.
She joined the crew of Treme as a director for the second season in 2011. She helmed the episode "Feels Like Rain". She returned for the third season in 2012 directing the episode "Poor Man's Paradise".
Treme co-creator and Executive Producer Eric Overmyer went on to create the crime drama series Bosch. He hired Dawson directed the episode "Donkey's Years" for the first season in 2015.