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S. Epatha Merkerson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. S. Epatha Merkerson (born Sharon Epatha Merkerson; November 28, 1952) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She has won a Golden Globe, Emmy Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Obie Award and four NAACP Image Awards. She has also received two Tony Award nominations. She is best known for her role as NYPD Lieutenant Anita Van Buren (1993–2010) on the long-running NBC police procedural drama series Law & Order. She appeared in 390 episodes of the series, more than any other cast member. Description above from the Wikipedia article S. Epatha Merkerson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 28, 1952 In Saginaw, Michigan, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
26
First Appeared:
In the movie She's Gotta Have It 1986-08-08
Latest Project:
Movie Year by the Sea 2016-04-16
Known For
Poster of Lincoln
Poster of The Closer
Poster of Radio
Filmography
Movie Year by the Sea Liz 2016-04-16
Series Chicago Med Sharon Goodwin 2015-11-17
Movie The Challenger Jada 2015-03-26
Movie Ennamo Nadakkudhu Tarissa Dyson 2014-04-25
Movie The Gabby Douglas Story Miss Caroline 2014-02-01
Movie Black Coffee Ariel Winters 2014-01-10
Movie Peeples Daphne Peeples 2013-05-09
Movie The Tragedy of a Simple Man Beverly Hawkins 2013-01-23
Movie Lincoln Lydia Smith 2012-11-09
Movie Mother and Child Ada 2009-11-07
Movie Adrenaline Jada 2009-10-28
Movie The Six Wives of Henry Lefay Effa 2009-01-01
Movie Slipstream Bonnie 2007-02-10
Movie Girl, Positive Ariel Winters 2007-06-25
Movie Black Snake Moan Angela 2006-12-08
Series Rachael Ray Herself 2006-09-18
Series The Closer Dr. Rebecca Dioli 2005-06-13
Series Law & Order: Trial by Jury Anita Van Buren 2005-03-03
Movie Lackawanna Blues Rachel "Nanny" Crosby 2005-02-12
Movie Radio Maggie 2003-10-24
Series Unknown Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Law & Order: Criminal Intent Anita Van Buren 2001-09-30
Movie Random Hearts Nea 1999-10-08
Movie Exiled Lieutenant Anita Van Buren 1998-11-08
Series Law & Order Anita Van Buren 1990-09-13
Movie She's Gotta Have It Doctor Jamison 1986-08-08