Markie Post, TV Veteran Actor of ‘Night Court,’ Dies at 70
Markie Post, a regular presence on television for four decades, has died. She was 70.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Markie Post, who played the public defender in the 1980s sitcom “Night Court” and was a regular presence on television for four decades, has died. She was 70. Post’s manager, Ellen Lubin Sanitsky, said Post died Aug. 7., 2021 in Los Angeles after a years-long battle with cancer. Post was a longtime television regular who appeared in shows from “Cheers” to “Scrubs.” But she was best known for her seven-season run…