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Simone Missick gets judgey on new CBS drama ‘All Rise’

It took Simone Missick 10 years of auditions and grunt work before she landed her first notable series role opposite Mike Colter as Misty Knight on Marvel’s “Luke Cage.” Missick, who’s now starring in the new Monday CBS courtroom series “All Rise,” credits her husband, actor Dorian Missick (“Tell Me a Story”), for having the perseverance to stick with it. “When we first met, I had been in LA for five years,” says Missick, 37. “Five years of waiting tables, doing commercials, auditioning and not getting anything. He just kept saying, ‘It’s coming. Keep doing what you’re doing in the living room with me when we’re running these auditions. All you need is one ‘yes.’” And singlehandedly he kept me fait ...
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