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Bernadette is a native New Yorker, but spent most of her upbringing in Chicago, IL. After graduating from the University of Georgia, with a Bachelors Degree in Theater, Bernadette ventured out to start her career back in Chicago. She co-stared as "Sheila" in the movie "Love Jones" with Lorenz Tate and Nia Long. She had the fortunate opportunity of... See full bio »

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Love Jones Sheila Downes
The Soloist Homeless Lady
Heroes Waitress
Branded Lt. Waters


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 2019 The Sanctuary (TV Movie) (filming)
  Branded (post-production)
Lt. Waters
 2019 Fate (post-production)
Dr. Shawn Larea Brinkley
 2018 All American (TV Series)
Ruth Scott
- Homecoming (2018) ... Ruth Scott
 2018 Unregistered (Short)
Registered Mom
 2017 SEAL Team (TV Series)
- Ghosts of Christmas Future (2017) ... Woman
 2014 Still Here (Short)
 2013 The Championship Rounds (Short)
 2010 Parenthood (TV Series)
Triage Nurse
- Wassup (2010) ... Triage Nurse
 2009 The Soloist
Homeless Lady
 2009 Heroes (TV Series)
- Chapter Four 'Cold Wars' (2009) ... Waitress
- Chapter Three 'Building 26' (2009) ... Waitress
 2005 Monk (TV Series)
Applicant #3
- Mr. Monk and the Red Herring (2005) ... Applicant #3 (uncredited)
 2004 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Lab Tech
- Truth Be Told (2004) ... Lab Tech
 2001 Rocky Road
Rene (as Bernadette L. Clarke)
 1999 The Prodigal Daughter (Short)
Sarah (as Bernadette Clarke)
 1997 Love Jones
Sheila Downes (as Bernadette L. Clarke)
 1996 To Sir, with Love II (TV Movie)
LaVerne Mariner (as Bernadette L. Clarke)
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 2019 The Sanctuary (TV Movie) (co-creator, writer) (filming)
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 2019 The Sanctuary (TV Movie) (executive producer) (filming)
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 2017 ABFF Honors (TV Special)

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Alternate Names:

Bernadette L. Clarke | Bernadette Clarke


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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