Morris Chestnut Joins TNT’s ‘Legends’ As New Regular

By | Tuesday October 29, 2013 @ 3:00pm PDT
Nellie Andreeva

After a two-year stint as a regular on Showtime’s Nurse Jackie, Morris Chestnut is segueing to a regular role on another cable series, TNT‘s upcoming drama Legends, from producer Howard Gordon and Fox 21. … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: Halle Berry In ‘The Call’

By | Friday January 11, 2013 @ 10:34pm PST

This Sony/TriStar release from WWE Studios features Halle Berry as a 911 call center operator and Abigail Breslin as a kidnap victim she’s trying to save plus Morris Chestnut as a detective. Brad Anderson directs from a script by Richard D’Ovidio. The Call (formerly called The Hive) opens March … Read More »

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Morris Chestnut Joins ‘Nurse Jackie’

By | Monday October 8, 2012 @ 8:20am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: In the biggest new addition to the cast of Nurse Jackie, Morris Chestnut (V) is set for a season-long arc on the Showtime comedy. Also joining the cast as a recurring guest star next season is stage actress Marcy Harriell. Chestnut will play Ike Prentiss, a new trauma doctor, a former Army medic who served in Iraq and Afghanistan. He is very good at his job but can learn a lot from Jackie (Edie Falco) about bedside care. Harriell will play Marta Rodriguez, a new nurse on the floor — a mother of three who takes extra shifts whenever she can. Read More »

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Morris Chestnut Books ‘The Hive’ And ‘Kick-Ass 2′

By | Wednesday August 15, 2012 @ 7:32am PDT
Mike Fleming

Morris Chestnut has been set for the male lead of Sony’s The Hive, opposite Halle Berry. He plays her love interest, a cop, in the Brad Anderson-directed thriller that also stars Abigail Breslin. At the same time, he … Read More »

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Morris Chestnut Joins ‘Identity Thief’

By | Thursday May 24, 2012 @ 9:54am PDT
Mike Fleming

Morris Chestnut Identity TheftMorris Chestnut has joined the cast of Universal‘s Identity Thief, opposite Jason Bateman and Melissa McCarthy. The Seth Gordon-directed comedy is produced by Bateman and Scott Stuber. Chestnut will play a Boston police detective … Read More »

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