Sunday, March 02, 2008
S. Epatha Merkerson - Quilter, longest-running African-American character on television
Sistah Quilter S. Epatha Merkerson is on Broadway with the limited run of "Come Back Little Sheba" until March 16, 2008. You are read a quick Newsday interview with Epatha - Did you know that she has played Law & Order character Lt. Anita Van Buren for 300 episodes - making her character the longest-running African American character on TV - EVER? Do check out the article as she also talks about her quilting. Enjoy!