Jeryl Prescott

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Jeryl Prescott
Born 1965
Washington, DC
Years active 2002-present

Jeryl Prescott Sales is an American actress, best known for her role as Jacqui in the AMC series The Walking Dead.

Life and career[edit]

Prescott was born in Washington, DC, adopted, and raised in Hartsville, South Carolina. She is best known for her role as Jacqui in the first season of the television series The Walking Dead, which premiered on AMC in 2010.[1] Prescott, a resident of Winston-Salem, North Carolina,[1] divides her time between that city and Los Angeles.[2] Prescott was originally cast for just two episodes of the premiere season of The Walking Dead.[2] However, her character, Jacqui, was then written into the series cast of the season as well.[2][3] Prescott reprises her role as Jacqui in the third season episode "Hounded", as one of the voices that speaks to Rick on the phone.[4]

Most recently, Prescott recurred at Cherry in "Ray Donovan" on Showtime. Prescott also appeared as a Judge Delilah Nunes in the Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, which debut on CBS in 2011.[2] Additionally, Prescott appear as Felicite in the 2011 film, Bolden!.[2] She has also cast in a film produced by Harry Lennix which is based on William Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 1.[2] On television, she also guest-starred on Brothers & Sisters, Southland, Parks and Recreation and Revolution.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2002 Max Miss Kurtz Short
2003 The Epicureans Tina Williams
2005 The Skeleton Key Mama Cecile
2006 Red Autumn Jasmine Short
2008 Vacancy 2: The First Cut Deputy
2009 The Life I Meant to Live Narvis
2009 Rx Principal Simmons TV movie
2011 Under-Tow Angela
2012 The Wedding Madame Secretary Short
2012 H4 Northumberland
2012 Bolden! Felicite
2013 Get a Job Assistant Principal

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Surface Receptionist 1 episode
2006 One Tree Hill Counselor 1 episode
2008 Criminal Minds Medical Examiner 1 episode
2009 Hawthorne Nursing Attendant 1 episode
2010 Brothers & Sisters Waitress 1 episode
2010, 2012 The Walking Dead Jacqui Season 1 (recurring; 5 episodes)
Season 3 (guest; 1 episode (voice))
2011 Southland Nina Brown 1 episode
2011 Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior Judge Delilah Nunes 1 episode
2011 Parks and Recreation Bank teller 1 episode
2013 Revolution Rosie 1 episode
2013 Castle Nurse 1 episode
2014 Eagleheart Angry Onlooker 1 episode
2014 Modern Family Woman 1 episode
2014 Gang Related Brenda Plemmons 1 episode

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Clodfelter, Tim (2010-11-14). "AMC gives early renewal to zombie hit The Walking Dead". Winston-Salem Journal. Retrieved 2010-11-27. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f "TV Tidbits: Local actress discusses season finale of 'Walking Dead'". Winston-Salem Journal. 2010-12-12. Retrieved 2010-12-29. 
  3. ^ amctv.com (2011-04-18). "Q&A – Jeryl Prescott (Jacqui)". Blogs.amctv.com. Retrieved 2014-03-31. 
  4. ^ New Jersey. "'The Walking Dead' recap: Seance hotline". NJ.com. Retrieved 2012-12-02. 
  5. ^ "Jeryl Prescott Sales - About This Person - Movies & TV". NYTimes.com. Retrieved 2014-03-31. 

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