Justine Miceli

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Justine Miceli
Born (1959-04-30) April 30, 1959 (age 57)
Sunnyside, Queens, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1976–2007

Justine Avignone Miceli (born April 30, 1959) is an American actress.

Life and career[edit]

Miceli was born in Sunnyside, Queens, New York.[1] Miceli studied acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Early in her career, she acted in television commercials, off-Broadway shows, and traveled with touring theater companies.

Miceli appeared on daytime television and some primetime series. Miceli's big break came in 1994, when she was added to the cast of NYPD Blue, a controversial primetime series on ABC.[2][3] From 1994 to 1996, she played detective Adrienne Lesniak. Miceli left from series in 1996, along with Gail O'Grady and Sharon Lawrence.[4] Since leaving NYPD Blue, Miceli guest starred on The X-Files, Seinfeld, New York Undercover, The Pretender, The Sopranos, Sliders, Judging Amy and Strong Medicine.


Year Title Role Notes
1992 Law & Order Lorraine Schwab / Mailroom Clerk 2 episodes
1992-1993 As the World Turns Dr. Marsha McKay Series regular
1994-1996 NYPD Blue Det. Adrienne Lesniak Series regular, 35 episodes
Nominated - Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (1995-1996)
1997 The X Files Ariel Weiss Episode: "Kaddish"
1997 Seinfeld Nina Episode: "The Betrayal"
1998 New York Undercover Julie Episode: "Mob Street"
1998 Dangerous Beauty Elena Franco
1998 The Pretender Diane Post Episode: "Crash"
1999 Carlo's Wake Gina Ryan
1999 The Sopranos Nursing Home Director Episode: "Pilot"
2000 Judging Amy Ms. Bowes Episode: "Unnecessary Roughness"
2000-2001 The Huntress Anita Temple 4 episodes
2001 The Guardian Rachel Shell Episode: "Paternity"
2002 Strong Medicine Annie Dantona Episode: "Shock"
2002 Whacked! Mrs. Stewart
2003 Gentleman B. Maria DeRazio


  1. ^ "Justine Miceli". The New York Times. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 
  2. ^ Ken Tucker (December 30, 1994). "The Best and Worst 1994/Television". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 
  3. ^ Andy Meisler (December 6, 1994). "`Nypd' Actress `Now Is My Time'". Sun-Sentinel. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 
  4. ^ Jay Bobbin (July 28, 1996). "- I've heard that Sharon Lawrence won't be returning to...". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2013-06-07. 

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