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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

Profession: Actor

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Nick Gehlfuss, Marlyne Barrett, <em>Chicago Med</em>

Chicago Med: Where We Left Off and What's Next

The doctors on Chicago Medare a little bit older and a little bit wiser when the show returns for its sophomore season on NBC (Thursday, 9/8c). And by the end of next year, Med will no longer be the youngest sibling in the Chicago franchise: that hon… Read more

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Charles Gets Personal About Loss
02:11 — Charles opens up to Reese about how losing a patient to suicide led him to give up his private practice and come to the ED.
Next: How Far Will Goodwin Go to Save Her First Love?
00:30 — Goodwin struggles to stay objective after her first love lands in the ED on the next all-new episode of Chicago Med airing Thursday 9/8c on NBC.
Chicago Med: Alternative Medicine Trailer
01:21 — Dr. Manning (Torrey DeVitto) tends to a young cancer patient and struggles to inform the parents of her dire condition. Elsewhere, Dr. Reese (Rachel D (more…)
Will Halstead's Big Gamble Pay Off?
01:02 — After his big gamble to save a patient's life in the field, Halstead questions if he made the right choice.

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Fri Oct 28 9:00am
Law & OrderBurned(Season 8, Episode 9) WGNA

An answering-machine message begins an investigation that leads to a teen (Sam Huntington) who claims to have set a fire that claimed the life of his stepsister. Anderton: Robert Vaughn. Judge Simons: Anne Jackson. Weaver: Bob Dishy. Elaine: Mia Dillon. Mc (more…)

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Fri Oct 28 10:00am
Law & OrderRitual(Season 8, Episode 10) WGNA

The planned circumcision of a couple's daughter (Emmy Rossun) leads to a rift between the American father and the Egyptian mother and then to a killing. Martin: Cotter Smith. Rina: Ava Haddad. Cahill: Steve Landesberg. Mrs. Newman: Abby Lewis. Briscoe: Jer (more…)

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Fri Oct 28 11:00am
Law & OrderUnder the Influence(Season 8, Episode 11) WGNA

A drunken driver kills three persons and is charged with first-degree murder in a case that causes strong disagreements between McCoy and Ross. Dressler: Daniel McDonald. Billings: David Garrison. Judge Feldman: Cliff Gorman. Susan: Kathryn Meisle. Norris: (more…)

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  • Birth Name: Sharon Epatha Merkerson
  • Birth Place: Saginaw, MI
  • Profession: Actor

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