Rosie Perez is coming to Nurse Jackie season 4.
Perez will play a patient named Jules with an unusual diagnosis. Production on season four is currently underway in New York for a 2012 premiere.
Perez was discovered by Spike Lee who hired her for his 1989 film “Do the Right Thing,” Other film roles include “White Men Can’t Jump” and “Untamed Heart.” She was nominated for an Academy Award for her dramatic turn in the 1993 film “Fearless” opposite Jeff Bridges. On television, Perez earned three Emmy nominations as a choreographer for the show “In Living Color.” In addition to her acting, Perez is active in many special projects and causes.