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Michelle Hurst, born and bred in Brooklyn, NY, has an extensive career in theater, film and television. On stage, her roles have ranged from Euripides' MEDEA to a ghostly African-American slave in In This Place... to Sheila in Tough Titty. Her film roles cover everything from the very serious (SMOKE) to the outrageously funny (AIRHEADS). ... See full bio »
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Last Tango in Halifax
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 2017 Permission (post-production)
Dr. Bennett
 2016 One Day Home (Short) (post-production)
 2016 She Grinds Her Own Coffee (Short) (completed)
The Lady
 2016 Jean of the Joneses
Daphne Jones
 2015 Forever (TV Series)
Nurse Bertha
- The Night in Question (2015) ... Nurse Bertha
 2000-2015 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Ms. Thwaites / Vita Weldon / ACS Social Worker / ...
- December Solstice (2015) ... Ms. Thwaites
- Desperate (2003) ... Vita Weldon
- Legacy (2000) ... ACS Social Worker
- The Third Guy (2000) ... Gloria Milton
 2015 Last Tango in Halifax (TV Series)
- Episode #3.4 (2015) ... Ginika
 2014 Broad City (TV Series)
- Destination Wedding (2014) ... Mary
 2012 Frances Ha
Theater Manager
 2012 NYC 22 (TV Series)
Deputy Chief Rosalind Adamczyk
- Samaritans (2012) ... Deputy Chief Rosalind Adamczyk
 2010 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Councilwoman Collins
- Re-Do (2010) ... Councilwoman Collins
 2010 All Good Things
 2009 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Judge Hester James
- Home (2009) ... Judge Hester James
 2008 Choke
Shapely Nurse
 2004 Third Watch (TV Series)
Judge Connie Allen
- Leap of Faith (2004) ... Judge Connie Allen
 2004 Rescue Me (TV Series)
Case Worker
- Revenge (2004) ... Case Worker
 2004 Poster Boy
Professor Silver
 2003 Life on the Line (TV Movie)
Dr. Morgan
 2002 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
- The Pilgrim (2002) ... Audrey
 1996-2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Simone Adams / Pizza Lady / Public Defender / ...
- School Daze (2001) ... Simone Adams
- Monster (1998) ... Pizza Lady
- We Like Mike (1997) ... Public Defender
- Corpus Delicti (1996) ... Ms. Nevins
 2000 Sex and the City (TV Series)
- Running with Scissors (2000) ... Nurse
 2000 Cosby (TV Series)
Ms. Summers
- Thursday's Child (2000) ... Ms. Summers
 1999 Wirey Spindell
 1998 Stepmom
 1997 Office Killer
 1996 I Shot Andy Warhol
Nedicks Manager
 1996 Matt Waters (TV Series)
- Baby Love (1996)
 1995 New York News (TV Series)
ER Nurse
- Welcome Back Cotter (1995) ... ER Nurse
 1995 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Ms. Ellis
- Brotherhood (1995) ... Ms. Ellis
 1995 Smoke
Aunt Em
 1994 Airheads
 1993 The Night We Never Met
 1989 Born on the Fourth of July
Reporter #2 - Democratic Convention
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(2005, August) Played Sheila in the Oni Faida Lampley play Tough Titty at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, Williamstown, Massachusetts.

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