Markie post biography | Bio, Age, Career, Family, Filmography

Marjorie Armstrong Post (born November 4, 1950) is an American actress, best known for playing bailiff Terry Michaels in The Fall Guy on ABC from 1982 to 1985, as public defender Christine Sullivan in the NBC sitcom Night Court. in the form of. As Georgie Anne Lahti Hartman on the CBS sitcom Heart’s Affair from 1985 to 1992, and from 1992 to 1995.

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Marjorie Armstrong Post

November 4, 1950 (age 70)

Palo Alto, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1978–present
Known for Night Court
Hearts Afire
The Fall Guy
Spouse(s) Stephen Knox (m. 1971; div. 1972)

Michael A. Ross

(m. 1982)

Children 2

Early life

Born in Palo Alto, California, post scientist Richard F. Post and Marylee Post, a poet. The second of the couple’s three children, she and her two siblings were raised in Stanford and Walnut Creek, and attended Las Lomas High School, where she was a She was a cheerleader. He attended Lewis & Clark College in Oregon and Pomona College in California, before returning to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree from Lewis & Clark.


Prior to acting, Post worked in several game shows. He began his career with the production crew of the Tom Kennedy version of Split Second. He also served as an associate producer for Alex Trebek’s Double Dare and as a card dealer on the NBC Jim Perry version of Card Shark. Post was often a celebrity player in various game shows, including the match games Hollywood Square Hour, Pyramid and Password.

His early acting credits include a 1979 episode of Barnaby Jones and the 1981 pilot episode “Details at Eleven” of Simon & Simon, an episode of season two of The Greatest American Hero, two episodes of The A-Team as two different characters. are included in. The 1983 episode “The Only Church in Town” and the 1984 episode “Hot Styles,” and The Love Boat. She appeared in the science fiction series Buck Rogers in the 25th Century and as Diane Chambers’ best friend in the sitcom Cheers, before eventually becoming a regular on the ABC action drama The Fall Guy. After The Fall Guy, she played Christine Sullivan in the 1980s television comedy series Night Court from the third season until the show’s end. He played Georgie Anne Lahti Hartman in the comedy series Heart’s Affair, co-starring John Ritter. Post also has regularly recurring guest star roles on The District and Scrubs as Dr. Elliot Reed’s mother.

Film credits include Something About Mary (1998), in which she played the mother of Cameron Diaz’s character. She played a call girl and dominatrix opposite Cindy Williams in the 1988 TV film Tricks of the Trade. She played, and played a vocalist in Glitz with Jimmy Smuts, based on a novel by Elmore Leonard. He also had a leading role in NBC’s 1995 film Visitors in the Night. She appeared in the 2007 improvisational comedy film (released in 2017) Cook Off as reporter Christine Merriweather. She appeared as herself in the 30 Rock episode “The One with the Cast of Night Court” when she, Harry Anderson and Charles Robinson staged a mock reunion of the cast of Night Court.

Post was the voice of June Darby on the computer animated robot superhero TV series Transformers: Prime. That Chicago P.D. Barbara appeared as a recurring character in the first four seasons of “Bunny” Fletcher.

Personal life

Post was married to Stephen Knox, whom she met at Lewis & Clark College. She later married actor and writer Michael A. Married to Ross, with whom she has two daughters.



Year Title Role Notes
1981 Gangster Wars Chris Brennan film debut
1998 Behind the Zipper with Magda Sheila Jensen short film
1998 There’s Something About Mary Mary’s Mom
2007 Cook Off! Christine Merriweather released in 2017
2014 Muffin Top: A Love Story Linda
2017 Sweet Sweet Summertime Lila Burns
2017 Camp Cool Kids Euginia
2017 Keep the Gaslight Burning Mrs. Maxwell Short Film
2017 Four Christmases and a Wedding Anna Taylor


Year Title Role Notes
1979 CHIPs Roberta television debutEpisode: “Rally ‘Round the Bank”
1979 Barnaby Jones Linda Woods Episode: “Master of Deception”
1979 The Incredible Hulk Pamela Norris Episode: “The Confession”
1979 The Lazarus Syndrome Lauren Place Episode: “A Brutal Assault”
1979 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century Joella Cameron 2 episodes
1979 Hart to Hart Sandy Episode: “Cop Out”
1980 B.J. and the Bear Valerie Wood Episode: “Siege”
1980 House Calls Linda Episode: “A Slight Case of Quarantine”
1980 Eight Is Enough Kerry Episode: “The Commitment”
1980 Semi-Tough Barbara Jane Bookman 4 episodes
1981 The Gangster Chronicles Chris Brennan Television Miniseries13 episodes
1981 The Greatest American Hero Deborah Dante Episode: “The Two-Hundred-Mile-an-Hour Fast Ball”
1981 Simon & Simon Carolyn Perry Episode: “Details at Eleven”
1981 McClain’s Law unknown “Requiem for a Narc”
1982 Code Red unknown Episode: “Wildfire”
1982 Massarati and the Brain Julie Ramsdell Television Movie
1982 Not Just Another Affair Jan Thacker Television Movie
1982-1983 The Love Boat Doris Holden/Dee Dee/Donna Baker 2 episodes
1982-1985 The Fall Guy Terri Michaels series regular; 64 episodes
1983 Six Pack Sally Leadbetter Television Movie
1983 Matt Houston Courtney Garner Episode: “A Novel Way to Die”
1983 Cheers Heather Landon Episode: “Just Three Friends”
1983 Match Game Herself 5 episodes
1983 Go Herself 5 episodes
1983-1984 Fantasy Island Amy Marshall/Doreen Murphy 2 episodes
1983-1984 The A-Team Rina/Leslie Becktall/Sister Teresa 2 episodes
1983-1988 The $10,000 Pyramid Herself recurring role; 80 episodes
1984 Glitter Barbara Nelson Episode: “Pilot”
1984 Scene of the Crime Courtney Hollander Episode: “Pilot”
1984 Body Language Herself 5 episodes
1984-1985 Hotel Anne Crowley/Jill Stanton 2 episodes
1984-1992 Night Court Christine Sullivan series regular; 159 episodes
1985 The $25,000 Pyramid Herself 5 episodes
1985-1987 Super Password Herself recurring role; 20 episodes
1986 Triplecross Delia Langtree Television Movie
1988 Glitz Linda Moon Television Movie
1988 Tricks of the Trade Marla Television Movie
1988 Blackout Herself 5 episodes
1991 Stranger at My Door Sharon Dancey Television Movie
1992-1995 Hearts Afire Georgie Anne Lahti Hartman series regular; 54 episodes
1993 Beyond Suspicion Joyce Television Movie
1994 Someone She Knows Laurie Philips Television Movie
1995 VR.5 Alexis Miller Episode: “The Many Faces of Alex”
1995 Visitors of the Night Judith English Television Movie
1996 Chasing the Dragon Gwen Kessler Television Movie
1996 Dave’s World Lisa McCauley Episode: “Falling”
1997 Dog’s Best Friend Horse Television Movievoice role
1997 Survival on the Mountain Amy Hoffman Television Movie
1998 I’ve Been Waiting for You Rosemary Zoltanne Television Movie
1999-2000 Odd Man Out Julia Whitney series regular; 13 episodes
2000 Twice in a Lifetime Nancy Waldron/Peggy McIntrye Episode: “It’s a Hard Knock Life”
2000 Hollywood Squares Herself 5 episodes
2001 Till Dad Do Us Part Virginia Corbett Television Movie
2001 Late Boomers unknown Television Movie
2002-2006 Scrubs Lily Reid 3 episodes
2003-2004 The District Audrey Livingston/Simone Fairgate/Audrey Livermore 2 episodes
2006 Ghost Whisperer Diana Lassiter Episode: “The Woman of His Dreams”
2007 Holiday in Handcuffs Mom Chandler Television Movie
2008 30 Rock Herself Episode: “The One with the Cast of Night Court
2010 Backyard Wedding Aunt Addie Television Movie
2010-2013 Transformers Prime June Darby series regular; 15 episodesvoice role
2011 Man Up Linda Episode: “Acceptance”
2013 Back in the Game Dotty Episode: “Play Hard or Go Home”
2013 Christmas on the Bayou Lilly Television Movie
2014 Rack and Ruin Betsy 5 episodes
2014-2017 Chicago P.D. Barbara “Bunny” Fletcher recurring role; 18 episodes
2015 Rack and Ruin Web Series Betsy Television Movie
2017 The Joneses Unplugged Tawney Television Movie
2018 Santa Clarita Diet Becky Episode: “Coyote in Yoga Pants”

Awards and nominations

  • 2013 Behind the Voice Actors Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Television Series – Action/Drama (Transformers Prime) – Nominated
  • 1994 CableACE Award for Children’s Program Special – 6 and Young (Presidential Inaugural Celebration for Children) – Won
  • 2007 TV Land Award for Lady You Love to Watch Fight for Her Life in a Movie of the Week – Nominated

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