Marlyne Barrett

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Marlyne Barrett
Born Marlyne Nayokah Afflack
(1978-09-13) September 13, 1978 (age 37)
Brooklyn, New York, U.S
Occupation Actress
Years active 1997-present
Spouse(s) Gavin Barrett (2009-present)

Marlyne Nayokah Barrett, née Afflack (born September 13, 1978) is an American actress, known for her roles on television. She had roles on the critically acclaimed dramas The Wire and Damages, and in 2015 began starring as Head Charge Nurse Maggie Lockwood in the NBC medical drama series Chicago Med.

Life and career[edit]

Barrett was born as Marlyne Nayokah Afflack in Brooklyn, New York. She began her career appearing on stage and television, before landing the leading role opposite Hill Harper in the 2003 romantic comedy film Love, Sex and Eating the Bones.[1] Later in 2000s, Barrett had number of guest starring television roles on the New York City-filmed dramas, include Law & Order and its spin-offs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Trial by Jury and Conviction. From 2006 to 2008, she played Nerese Campbell in the HBO crime drama The Wire, and in 2007 also had the 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 series, Kings.

In 2015, Barrett returned to television appearing in two episodes of ABC drama series, American Crime. Later that year, she was cast as Nurse Maggie Lockwood in the NBC medical drama series Chicago Med.[2][3] Originally cast as recurring, she was promoted to series regular on Chicago Med during first season.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Angelique Angelique Short film
2000 The Growing Pains Movie Jody Television film
2001 Hidden Agenda Airport Stewardess
2001 Heist Young Woman
2003 Good Fences Tina Television film
2003 Love, Sex and Eating the Bones Jasmine LeJeune
2005 Hitch Stephanie
2006 Off the Black Nancy
2016 Quest Sheila

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
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 Kings Thomasina 12 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 Detective Chris Thompson Episodes: "Episode One" and "Episode Two"
2015–present Chicago Med Nurse Maggie Lockwood Series regular
2016 Chicago Fire Nurse Maggie Lockwood Episode: "Two Ts"
2016 Chicago PD Nurse Maggie Lockwood Episodes: "Start Digging" and "Justice"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Love, Sex & Eating the Bones". 14 February 2004. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  2. ^ Nellie Andreeva. "‘Chicago Med’ Casts Marlyne Barrett - Deadline". Deadline. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 
  3. ^ Andy Swift. "‘Chicago Med’ Casts Marlyne Barrett — ‘The Wire’ Vet Joins NBC Drama - TVLine". TVLine. Retrieved 5 January 2016. 

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