Anna Deavere Smith

Anna Deavere Smith

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: United States of America

Occupation: screenwriter,actor,writer,playwright,university teacher,stage actor,television actor,film actor

Biography: Anna Deavere Smith (born September 18, 1950) is an American actress, playwright, and professor. She is known for her roles as National Security Advisor Dr. Nancy McNally in The West Wing (2000–06), and as hospital administrator Gloria Akalitus in the Showtime series Nurse Jackie (2009–15). She currently plays the role of Tina Krissman on the ABC show For the People.

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