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S. Epatha Merkerson

Distinctive in both her talent and down-to-earth appearance, Merkerson started out on stage, appearing off-off-Broadway and in regional theater. In the 1980s, she landed her first series-regular TV role, as Reba the mail lady on Pee-wee's Playhouse, and es… (more)

Birth Name: Sharon Epatha Merkerson

Birth Place: Saginaw, MI

Birthday: November 28, 1952, Sagittarius

Profession: Actor

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S. Epatha Merkerson, <em>Chicago Med</em>

Chicago Med's S. Epatha Merkerson Reveals Her Real-Life Health Struggle

As hospital administrator Sharon Goodwin on NBC's Chicago Med, S. Epatha Merkerson deals with her share of fictional medical cases. But in real life, she struggles with a health issue of her own: type 2 diabetes. "I was diagnosed about 13 years ago,"… Read more

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An NBC Sneak Peek: Law & Order
05:06 — As Law & Order enters its historic 20th season, take a look back with the cast and creator Dick Wolf at this remarkable television series.
Chicago Med's S. Epatha Merkerson Revisits Her Humble Beginnings on Pee-wee's Playhouse
01:19 — Plus: Who left her and Colin Donnell starstruck?
Golden Globes 2006: Epatha Merkerson Backstage Interview
05:01 — |S. Epatha Merkerson|Golden Globe Awards
Golden Globes After Party: B Roll
01:04 — |S. Epatha Merkerson|Steve Carell|Golden Globe Awards

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Wed Jul 27 10:00pm
Law & OrderRed Ball(Season 16, Episode 1) ION

A kidnapper (James LeGros) tells McCoy that he'll only reveal his 5-year-old victim's location if he serves no time. Graham: Adam Arkin. Judge: Lindsay Crouse. Denise Clark: Wendy Hoopes. Lois Kurland: Brooke Smith.

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Wed Jul 27 11:00pm
Law & OrderFlaw(Season 16, Episode 2) ION

“SVU” detectives Olivia Benson and Fin Tutuola (Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T) help in a murder investigation that involves a scam artist and her daughter (Lynda Carter, Estella Warren). Nick Margolis: Ben Shenkman. David Glass: Daniel Eric Gold. McCoy: Sam (more…)

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Law & OrderWhose Monkey Is It Anyway(Season 11, Episode 10) SUND

The death of a lab technician and the abduction of 17 infected monkeys lead to a trial involving the treatment of research animals. Oyler: Terrence Mann. Peavey: Kevin Isola. Maxine: Tricia Paoluccio. May Peavey: Tresa Hughes. Liddle: Dennis Creaghan. McCo (more…)

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S. Epatha Merkerson, <em>Chicago Med</em>
Chicago Med Mega Buzz: Is Goodwin Getting a Divorce?

Details on the "personal crisis" she'll face

S. Epatha Merkerson, Colin Donnell
VIDEO: Chicago Med's S. Epatha Merkerson Remembers Her Humble Beginnings on Pee-wee's Playhouse

Plus: Which celebs left her and Colin Donnell starstruck?

Nick Gehlfuss, <em>Chicago Med</em>
Chicago Med Sneak Peek: Halstead Keeps Taking Dangerous Risks

Nick Gehlfuss teases Tuesday's episode

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Exclusive Chicago Med Sneak Peek: Can Dr. Rhodes Save an Abandoned Newborn?

Get a first look at next week's episode

Nick Gelfuss, S. Epatha Merkerson, <em>Chicago Med</em>
Exclusive Video: Dick Wolf Gives Us a Sneak Peek of Chicago Med

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Brooke Elliott
Drop Dead Diva Will End After Sixth Season

Drop Dead Diva's upcoming sixth season will be the show's last, Lifetime announced Thursday.

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  • Birth Name: Sharon Epatha Merkerson
  • Birth Place: Saginaw, MI
  • Birthday: November 28, 1952, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor

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