Morris Chestnut to Play Role on Nurse Jackie

Busy year continues for veteran actor


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Morris Chestnut is continuing to keep busy this year with two new roles on the horizon.

The Think Like A Man actor has just been cast in Showtime’s Golden Globe-nominated comedy Nurse Jackie. He, along with Broadway star Marcy Harriell, will join the cast next season, reports Deadline.

Chestnut is set to play Ike Prentiss, a new trauma doctor and former Army medic who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Read more at Uptown Magazine

  • debra elliott

    I LOVE TO SEE MORRIS CHESTNUT PLAY A LOVE STORY WITH ONE OF THOSE FIND BLACK WOMEN. WHATS GOING ON IN HOLLEYWOOD WE LOVE LOOKING AT THAT FIND BLACK BROTHER.AND HE SO GOOD ACTING I LOVE TO SEE HIM AND UNION DO SOMETHING. PLEASE GIVE THE BROTHERS AND SISTER A BREAK