is an American novelist, poet and actor best known as the author of Flight: A Quantum Fiction Novel
, the adventures of a mysterious girl who has no navel, and for her cameo in The Beastmaster
as Zed's queen, the hero's young mother. She is credited with numerous roles as a voice actor in feature films such as Beauty and the Beast
(Disney), Hocus Pocus
and Bonta wrote an undeveloped story, Somewhen,
for the first season of Star Trek: The Next Generation
. She has published several collections of award-winning poetry and essays. She is the inventor of the 2Suit
, the jet shoe, and a rocket engine part, plays piano and speaks several languages.
Vanna Bonta inspired millions of viewers imaginations to the possibilities of life on other planets and throughout the universe when she appeared in The Universe
Season 3 Episode 4 Sex in Space
and talked about how her 2suit could be used to achieve intimacy in microgravity toward the colonization of other planets. The History Channel documentary filmed her testing the 2suit in weightlessness, which marked Bonta's second zero gravity flight.