Merritt Wever is an American actress best known for her starring role as nurse Zoey Barkow in the dark comedy television series Nurse Jackie.
Wever graduated from LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and the Performing Arts.
Wever has appeared in such feature films as Righteous Kill, Into the Wild, Michael Clayton, Neal Cassady, Twelve & Holding, A Hole In One, Season Of Youth, Bringing Rain, Signs, Series 7: The Contenders, The Adventures Of Sebastian Cole, Arresting Gena and Tough (Best Actor award, First Run Film Festival).
Her television credits include Studio 60 On The Sunset Strip, Conviction, 1/4life, NCIS, The Wire, Blue River and Something The Lord Made.
Her theatre appearances include Sam & Lucy, Bad Girls, Smashing, Cave Dweller, Roulette, Cape Cod Souvenirs, To Gillian On Her 37th Birthday, Running On Earth, Here We Are and Children Of The Flames.