Marlyne Barrett Bio, Age, Height, Family, Parents, Twins, Husband, Gavin Barrett, Net Worth, TV Shows and Movies

Marlyne Barrett Biography

Marlyne Barrett is a well-known American actress. She had a recurring role as Nerese Campbell in the HBO crime drama The Wire from 2006 to 2008, and she had a recurring role as Felicia Marquand in the FX legal drama Damages in 2007. She debuted as Head Charge Nurse Maggie Lockwood in the NBC medical drama Chicago Med in 2015.


How old is Marlyne Barrett?- Age

Barrett is 44 years old as of September 2022. She was born Marlyne Nayokah Barrett on 13 September 1978 in Brooklyn, New York, United States.

Marlyne Barrett Height

Barrett stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m) tall.

Marlyne Barrett Family – Parents – Twins

Barrett grew up in Montreal with her Haitian-American parents after being born in Brooklyn, New York. Her father is a medical engineer, and her mother is an intensive care nurse. She has a medical student sister and an aunt who works at Kaiser.

Marlyne Barrett Husband – Gavin Barrett

She is happily married to Gavin Barrett Since 2009. They married on May 15, 2009.

Marlyne Barrett Photo
Marlyne Barrett Photo

Marlyne Barrett Career

Barrett began her career in theatre and television before starring in the romantic comedy Love, Sex, and Eating the Bones with Hill Harper in 2003. In the late 1990s, she worked as a VJ for the Montreal-based TV channel Musique Plus. Barrett made several guest appearances on television in the late 2000s, including the NBC police procedural drama Law & Order and its spin-offs Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Trial by Jury, and the short-lived NBC courtroom drama Conviction, all of which were shot in New York City. Barrett played Nerese Campbell in HBO’s crime drama The Wire from 2006 to 2008, and she appeared as lawyer Felicia Marquand in FX’s courtroom drama Damages in 2007.

On the short-lived NBC drama Kings, she co-starred as Thomasina, the efficient palace secretary, and aide-de-camp. Barrett made his television comeback in 2015, starring as Det. Chris Thompson in the first two episodes of ABC’s crime drama American Crime. She was cast as Nurse Maggie Lockwood in the NBC medical drama Chicago Med later that year. In the first thirteen episodes, she was credited as a recurring character, and in the fourteenth episode, she was promoted to the main cast.

Marlyne Barrett’s Net Worth

Barrett has an estimated net worth of $30 Million.

Marlyne Barrett Movies and TV Shows


  • 1999 Angelique as Angelique
  • 2000 The Growing Pains Movie as Jody
  • 2001 Hidden Agenda as Airport Stewardess
  • 2001 Heist as Young Woman
  • 2003 Good Fences as Tina
  • 2003 Love, Sex and Eating the Bones as Jasmine LeJeune
  • 2005 Hitch as Stephanie
  • 2006 Off the Black as Nancy
  • 2016 Quest as Sheila
  • 2017 Night Call as Kadedra Domek
  • 2018 After Everything as Dr. Beatty

TV Shows

  • 2004 The Jury as Faith Ward
  • 2005 Law & Order as Alana Sinclair
  • 2005 Law & Order: Trial by Jury as Diane Harris
  • 2005 Rescue Me as Coma Boy’s Mom
  • 2005 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Sarah Miller
  • 2006 Conviction as Dr. Donner
  • 2006 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Alma Cordoza
  • 2007–08 Law & Order as Attorney Bocanegra
  • 2007 Damages as Felicia Marquand
  • 2006–08 The Wire as Council President Nerese Campbell
  • 2009 Kings as Thomasina
  • 2009 Bored to Death as Ava
  • 2009 The Good Wife as Thalia Ramsey
  • 2010 Gossip Girl as Martha Chamberlain
  • 2014 Satisfaction as Lauretta
  • 2015 American Crime as Det. Chris Thompson
  • 2015–present Chicago Med as Nurse Maggie Lockwood
  • 2016 Chicago Fire
  • 2016 Chicago PD