Xelayans are a space flight-capable, humanoid species who are an important member species of the Planetary Union. As Xelaya’s gravitational pull is higher than most planets, the Xelayans possess elevated strength and resilience in environments with an Earth-like gravity. They have indented ears, and ridges on their foreheads and the bridges of the nose.
Drenala (Molly Hagan) & Solana Kitan (Candice King) are the mother and elder sister of Alara Kitan, the former Chief of Security aboard the USS Orville.
Tami Lane is the makeup department head.
Howard Berger (KNB EFX Group) is responsible for the special makeup effects.