|Born||Marlyne Nayokah Afflack
September 13, 1978
Brooklyn, New York, U.S
|Spouse(s)||Gavin Barrett (m. 2009)|
Marlyne Nayokah Barrett (born Afflack: born September 13, 1978) is an American actress, known for her roles on television. She had a recurring role from 2006 to 2008 as Nerese Campbell in the HBO crime drama The Wire and in 2007, she had a recurring role as Felicia Marquand in the FX legal drama Damages. In 2015, she began starring as Head Charge Nurse Maggie Lockwood in the NBC medical drama Chicago Med.
Life and career
Barrett was born as Marlyne Nayokah Afflack in Brooklyn, New York. She began her career appearing on stage and television, before she co-starred with Hill Harper in the 2003 romantic comedy Love, Sex and Eating the Bones. In the late 90s, she was a VJ for the TV station Musique Plus in Montreal, Canada. Later in 2000s, Barrett had a number of guest starring television roles on the New York City-filmed dramas, include the NBC police procedural drama Law & Order and its spin-offs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Trial by Jury and the short-lived NBC legal drama Conviction. From 2006 to 2008, she played Nerese Campbell in the HBO crime drama The Wire, and in 2007 also had a recurring role as attorney Felicia Marquand in the FX legal drama Damages. In 2009, Barrett co-starred as Thomasina, the efficient palace secretary and aide-de-camp, on the short-lived NBC drama Kings.
In 2015, Barrett returned to television appearing as Det. Chris Thompson in the first two episodes of the ABC crime drama American Crime. Later that year, she was cast as Nurse Maggie Lockwood in the NBC medical drama Chicago Med. She was credited in the recurring cast in the first thirteen episodes and was added to the main cast in the fourteenth episode.
|2000||The Growing Pains Movie||Jody||Television film|
|2001||Hidden Agenda||Airport Stewardess|
|2003||Good Fences||Tina||Television film|
|2003||Love, Sex and Eating the Bones||Jasmine LeJeune|
|2006||Off the Black||Nancy|
|2004||The Jury||Faith Ward||Episode: "Mail Order Mystery"|
|2005||Law & Order||Alana Sinclair||Episode: "Obsession"|
|2005||Law & Order: Trial by Jury||Diane Harris||Episode: "Pattern of Conduct"|
|2005||Rescue Me||Coma Boy's Mom||Episodes: "Shame" and "Believe"|
|2005||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Sarah Miller||Episode: "Night"|
|2006||Conviction||Dr. Donner||Episode: "Madness"|
|2006||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||Alma Cordoza||Episode: "Cage"|
|2007-2008||Law & Order||Attorney Bocanegra||Episodes: "Murder Book" and "Tango"|
|2007||Damages||Felicia Marquand||8 episodes|
|2006-2008||The Wire||Council President Nerese Campbell||11 episodes|
|2009||Bored to Death||Ava||Episode: "Stockholm Syndrome"|
|2009||The Good Wife||Thalia Ramsey||Episode: "Lifeguard"|
|2010||Gossip Girl||Martha Chamberlain||Episode: "Goodbye, Columbia"|
|2014||Satisfaction||Lauretta||Episode: "Through Revelation"|
|2015||American Crime||Det. Chris Thompson||Episodes: "Episode One" and "Episode Two"|
|2015–present||Chicago Med||Nurse Maggie Lockwood||Series regular|
|2016||Chicago Fire||Nurse Maggie Lockwood||Recurring Role|
|2016||Chicago PD||Nurse Maggie Lockwood||Recurring Role|
- "Love, Sex & Eating the Bones". 14 February 2004. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
- Nellie Andreeva. "'Chicago Med' Casts Marlyne Barrett - Deadline". Deadline. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
- Andy Swift. "'Chicago Med' Casts Marlyne Barrett — 'The Wire' Vet Joins NBC Drama - TVLine". TVLine. Retrieved 5 January 2016.