Merritt Wever

Merritt Wever

Birthplace: 
New York, NY
Birthday: 
January 07

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About

Merritt Wever has appeared in such feature films as Righteous Kill, Into The Wild, Michael Clayton, Neal Cassady, Twelve & Holding, A Hole In One, Season Of Youth, Bringing Rain, Signs, Series 7: The Contenders, The Adventures Of Sebastian Cole, Arresting Gena, Tough (Best Actor award, First Run Film Festival), Greenberg, Tiny Furniture and The Missing Person.

Her television credits include Nurse Jackie (Emmy Nomination, Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy), Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip, Conviction, ¼ Life, The Good Wife, NCIS, The Wire, Blue River and Something The Lord Made. 

Her theater appearances include Uncle Vanya (2012 Joe A. Calloway Award), The Illusion, Sam & Lucy, Bad Girls, Smashing, Cave Dweller, Roulette, Cape Cod Souvenirs, To Gillian On Her 37th Birthday, Running On Earth, Here We Are, Children Of The Flames, Female of the Species, and Touch(ed)

She is a graduate of the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and the Performing Arts.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

3 Nominations 2 Emmys

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Limited Series Or Movie - 2018

  • Winner
  • Merritt Wever, as Mary Agnes
  • Godless
  • Netflix
  • A Netflix Original Production

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series - 2013

  • Winner
  • Merritt Wever, as Zoey Barkow
  • Nurse Jackie
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Lionsgate Television, Jackson Group Entertainment, Madison Grain Elevator, Inc. & Delong Lumber, A Caryn Mandabach Production

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series - 2012

  • Nominee
  • Merritt Wever, as Zoey Barkow
  • Nurse Jackie
  • Showtime
  • Showtime Presents, Lionsgate Television, Jackson Group Entertainment, Madison Grain Elevator, Inc. & Delong Lumber, A Caryn Mandabach Production

Photos

  • Merritt Wever accepts an award at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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  • Merritt Wever at the Backstage Live Social Media Cam.
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  • Merritt Wever at the Backstage Live Thank You Cam
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  • Merritt Wever on stage at the 65th Emmys
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  • Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Merritt Wever on stage at the 65th Emmys
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  • Actress Merritt Wever
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  • Nurse Jackie cast: Peter Facineli, Merritt Wever, Paul Schulze, Edie Falco, Dominic Fumusa, Anna Deavere Smith, Stephen Wallem
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  • Actors Peter Facinelli, Merritt Wever and Dominic Fumusa
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