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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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Law & OrderBait(Season 9, Episode 3) WE

The investigation into how a teen got wounded leads to a case involving a young woman's murder and a drug operation. Rivera: Jose Zuniga. Kevin: Thomas Guiry. Mathis: Victor Colicchio. Taylor: Glenn Kessler. Benvanides: Raphael Baez.

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day ENC

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Law & OrderFlight(Season 9, Episode 4) WE

After a child in a day-care center dies of a virus, Briscoe and Curtis (Benjamin Bratt) try to find the source of the infection. Downing: Dylan Baker. Paula: J. Smith-Cameron. Dr. Weiss: John Berg. Harwood: Dennis Creaghan.

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Nick Gelfuss, S. Epatha Merkerson, <em>Chicago Med</em>
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  • Birth Name: Sharon Epatha Merkerson
  • Birth Place: Saginaw, MI
  • Birthday: November 28, 1952, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor

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