Markie Post

Actor, Producer, Game show researcher
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 ... Read more »
Born: 11/04/1950 in Palo Alto, California, USA

Filmography

Actor (53)

Chicago PD 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Christmas on the Bayou 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Actor

Back In The Game 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Backyard Wedding 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Actor

30 Rock 2008 (Tv Show)

Actor

Scrubs 2002, 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Ghost Whisperer 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

John Ritter Remembered 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

TV Movie Superstars: Women You Love 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The District 2003 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Actor

Twice in a Lifetime 1999 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Dave's World 1992 - 1997, 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Hearts Afire 1992 - 1995, 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Odd Man Out 1999 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

I've Been Waiting For You 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

There's Something About Mary 1998 (Movie)

Mary's Mom (Actor)

Women of the Net 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

VR.5 1994 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Chasing the Dragon 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Harry Anderson: The Tricks of His Trade 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The Horatio Alger Awards 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Host

The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Presenter

The 5th Annual American Comedy Awards 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Performer

The Chipmunks Rockin' Through the Decades 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

Disney's Magic in the Magic Kingdom 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Actor

The 23rd Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1987 - 1988 (TV Show)

Performer

98th Tournament of Roses Parade 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 1986 - 1987 (TV Show)

Actor

The 21st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Performer

The Fall Guy 1981 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

The Wildest West Show of the Stars 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Scene of the Crime 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Actor

Cheers 1983 (Tv Show)

Actor

Six Pack 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Actor

The Gangster Chronicles 1980 - 1981 (TV Show)

Actor

Semi-Tough 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

Appointment For a Killing (TV Show)

Actor

CHiPs (TV Show)

Actor

Chasing the Dragon (Movie)

(Actor)

Dog's Best Friend (TV Show)

Voice

Glitz (TV Show)

Actor

Holiday in Handcuffs (TV Show)

Actor

Massarati and the Brain (TV Show)

Actor

Not Just Another Affair (TV Show)

Actor

Someone She Knows (TV Show)

Actor

Stranger at My Door (TV Show)

Actor

Survival on the Mountain (TV Show)

Actor

Till Dad Do Us Part (TV Show)

Actor

Tricks of the Trade (TV Show)

Actor

Triplecross (TV Show)

Actor

Visitors of the Night (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

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.

Relationships

Stephen Knox

Husband
Briefly married Divorced

Richard Post

Father

Marylee Post

Mother

Rod Post

Brother

Steve Post

Brother

Michael A Ross Co-Executive Producer

Husband
Married Feb. 7, 1982

Daisy Ross

Daughter
born on March 30, 1990

Katie Ross

Daughter
born on June 16, 1987

EDUCATION

Lewis and Clark College

Portland, Oregon

Claremont McKenna College

Pomona, California

Milestones

1998

Had a cameo role as the titular dreamgirl's mother in a flashback portion of "There's Something About Mary"

1996

Starred as a hard-working professional and dedicated mother turned self-destructive heroin addict in the Lifetime original telefilm "Chasing the Dragon"

1995

Guest starred in an episode of the Fox sci-fi series "VR.5"

1993

Produced the children's segment of President Clinton's inaugural celebration (broadcast on The Disney Channel)

1981

Featured in the NBC series "The Gangster Chronicles"

1980

TV series debut in the short-lived comedy "Semi-Tough" (ABC)

1976

Served as to associate producer of "Double Dare"

In the 1970s, was a researcher for the game shows "Split Second" and "Double Dare"

Was a series regular on "The Fall Guy" (ABC); played the bail bondswoman who gave the moonlighting title character his weekly assignments

Returned to series TV in the ABC sitcom "Odd Man Out"

Joined the cast of the NBC sitcom "Night Court" in its second season, portraying public defender Christine Sullivan

Raised in Walnut Creek, California

Starred opposite John Ritter in the CBS series "Hearts Afire"

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