Simone Missick Biography
Simone Missick is an American television and film actress who made her major breakthrough through the Marvel series Luke Cage and The Defenders where she played the role of Misty Knight. She is a cast member of the 3rd season of All Rise which will premiere on June 7, 2022, on OWN.
Simone Missick Education
In 1999, she graduated from Renaissance High School and later joined Howard University where she graduated in 2003. She has also attended the British American Drama Academy where she took master’s classes.
Simone Missick Career
Missick was featured in Reese Knight as the female leading role in the independent feature The Road to Sundance in 2008. In the television film called A Taste of Romance which was released in 2012, she played the role of Elise. In addition, she made an appearance as Porschla in the series Ray Donovan which was released in 2014.
Furthermore, she had her breakout role as Misty Knight in Luke Cage which was released in 2016. She was announced as a cast in the second season of the Netflix science-fiction series Altered Carbon as Trepp in February 2019. In addition, Simone was announced as a cast on the CBS drama series, All Rise in May 2019. In May 2019, it was announced that Missick was cast in a lead role as Judge Lola Carmichael, a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge for the CBS drama series All Rise
Simone Missick Age
Missick is 41 years old. She was born on January 19, 1982, in Detroit, Michigan, United States. She celebrates her birthday on the 19th of January every year.
Simone Missick Height
Missick stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m) tall.
Simone Missick Family
Missick’s father is a teacher while her mother is a health inspector turned social worker. She has an older brother and sister however, she has not disclosed the names of her parents or those of her siblings as she likes to keep her personal life private.
Simone Missick Husband
Missick is married to Dorian Missick who is a Hollywood actor. They tied the knot in 2012.
Simone Missick Children \ Simone Missick Pregnant
Information about Missick’s children will be updated when available. However, there has also been no information about her being pregnant.
Simone Missick Salary
Missick has an annual salary of $ 400,000.
Simone Missick Net Worth
Missick has a net worth of $ 10 Million which she has earned through her career as a television and film actress.
Simone Missick All Rise
All Rise is an American legal drama television series that first premiered on CBS on September 23, 2019. The series revolves around the personal lives of judges, public defenders, and prosecutors, who are in a Los Angeles courthouse. However, after running for two seasons, the series was canceled in May 2021 and later picked up by the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) in September. Thus the third season of the series will premier on OWN and will debut on June 7, 2022.
It follows Judge Lola Carmichael( Simone Missick), who is a newly appointed judge. Judge Lola Carmichael is an idealistic former prosecutor and a newly appointed Los Angeles County Superior Court judge who pushes the boundaries and challenges the expectations of what a judge can be. In addition, she is married to Robin Taylor (Todd Williams) who is an FBI Agent and during the second season, they had their first child.
Other casts in the series include; Tony Denison as Vic Callan, Paul McCrane as Judge Jonas Laski, Suzanne Cryer as DDA Maggie Palmer, Peter MacNicol as Judge Albert Campbell, Ryan Michelle Bathe as Rachel Audubon, Shalim Ortiz as Joaquin Luna, Anne Heche as Corrine Cuthbert, Roger Guenveur Smith as Judge Marshall Thomas.
Simone Missick Luke Cage
Luke Cage is an American television series that was released on Netflix and is based on the Marvel Comics character Luke Cage. In the series, Missick plays the role of Mercedes “Misty” Knight who is a Harlem NYPD Detective who is hell-bent on learning about Cage with a strong sense of justice. Mercedes is also devoted to protecting her community.
Other casts in the series include; Mike Colter as Luke Cage, Mahershala Ali as Cornell “Cottonmouth” Stokes, Erik LaRay Harvey as Willis Stryker, Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple, Alfre Woodard as Mariah Stokes-Dillard, Gabrielle Dennis as Tilda Johnson, and Mustafa Shakir as John McIver.
Simone Missick Arm \ Did Simone Missick Lose An Arm
During the second season of Luke Cage, Simone who plays the role of Misty Knight lost her right arm in a bank explosion while she was battling terrorists.
Simone Missick Iron Fist
Iron Fist is an American television series that premiered on Netflix for the first and second seasons. The series follows the life of Danny Rand (Finn Jones) who survived a mysterious plane crash when he was 10 years old and during the clutch, he lost his parents. He was saved by warrior monks and brought up in the city of K’un-Lun where he had to preserver harsh conditions as he went through training to be a fierce warrior.
After many years, he went back home to New York where he seeks to reclaim his past and take his rightful place at his family’s company. He hoped to restore his family’s legacy by defeating the people who threaten it.
In the series, Missick plays the role of Misty Knight who is a Harlem NYPD Detective who has an ally of Rand and Wing with a strong sense of justice. Other casts in the series include; Jessica Henwick as Colleen Wing, Tom Pelphrey as Ward Meachum, Jessica Stroup as Joy Meachum, Ramón Rodríguez as Bakuto, and David Wenham as Harold Meachum, and Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple.
Simone Missick Movies and TV Shows
- The Epicureans
- A Taste of Romance
- The Big Chop
- Douglass U
- Bucket & Skinner’s Epic Adventures
- Luke Cage
- The Defenders
- Altered Carbon
- Lola in NOLA