American actress, playwright and professor
According to Wikipedia,
Anna Deavere Smith is an American actress, playwright, and professor. She is known for her roles as National Security Advisor Dr. Nancy McNally in The West Wing , hospital administrator Gloria Akalitus in the Showtime series Nurse Jackie , and as U.S. District Court Clerk Tina Krissman on the ABC show For the People .
Anna Deavere Smith is affiliated with the following schools: