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Also Known As: Marjorie Post Died:
Born: November 4, 1950 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Palo Alto, California, USA Profession: actor, producer, game show researcher

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An attractive blonde with a likable and rather versatile screen presence, actress Markie Post has done extensive and prolific work in television, generally as poised professional types. Best known for her portrayal of the straight-laced legal aid attorney Christine Sullivan on the long-running NBC sitcom "Night Court", she has put in many years on the small screen, starting out as a game show researcher before landing work in front of the camera.

An attractive blonde with a likable and rather versatile screen presence, actress Markie Post has done extensive and prolific work in television, generally as poised professional types. Best known for her portrayal of the straight-laced legal aid attorney Christine Sullivan on the long-running NBC sitcom "Night Court", she has put in many years on the small screen, starting out as a game show researcher before landing work in front of the camera.

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CAST: (feature film)

2.
 Backyard Wedding (2010)
3.
 I've Been Waiting For You (1998) Rosemary Zoltanne
4.
 There's Something About Mary (1998) Mary'S Mom
5.
 Survival on the Mountain (1997) Amy Hoffman
6.
 Chasing the Dragon (1996) Gwen Kessler
7.
 Visitors of the Night (1995) Judith Heald
8.
 Someone She Knows (1994) Laurie Philips
9.
 Appointment For A Killing (1993) Joyce Benderman
10.
 Stranger at My Door (1991) Sharon Dancey
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Raised in Walnut Creek, California
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In the 1970s, was a researcher for the game shows "Split Second" and "Double Dare"
1976:
Served as to associate producer of "Double Dare"
1980:
TV series debut in the short-lived comedy "Semi-Tough" (ABC)
1981:
Featured in the NBC series "The Gangster Chronicles"
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Was a series regular on "The Fall Guy" (ABC); played the bail bondswoman who gave the moonlighting title character his weekly assignments
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Joined the cast of the NBC sitcom "Night Court" in its second season, portraying public defender Christine Sullivan
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Starred opposite John Ritter in the CBS series "Hearts Afire"
1993:
Produced the children's segment of President Clinton's inaugural celebration (broadcast on The Disney Channel)
1995:
Guest starred in an episode of the Fox sci-fi series "VR.5"
1996:
Starred as a hard-working professional and dedicated mother turned self-destructive heroin addict in the Lifetime original telefilm "Chasing the Dragon"
1998:
Had a cameo role as the titular dreamgirl's mother in a flashback portion of "There's Something About Mary"
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Returned to series TV in the ABC sitcom "Odd Man Out"
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Education

Lewis and Clark College: Portland , Oregon -
Claremont McKenna College: Pomona , California -

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husband:
Michael Ross. Writer, singer, actor. Married in 1982; second husband.

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father:
Richard Post. Nuclear physicist.
mother:
Marylee Post. Poet.
brother:
Steve Post. Technical engineer.
brother:
Rod Post. Optic lab worker.
daughter:
Katie Ross. Born on June 16, 1987.
daughter:
Daisy Ross. Born on March 30, 1990.
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