Penny Johnson Jerald

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  • Penny has worked with Dennis Haysbert twice before in Absolute Power and The Writing on the Wall, before working with him again on 24.

  • Penny's parents are Norman and Alice Jerald.

  • When she got the role of Sherry Palmer on 24, she was unaware that Kiefer Sutherland was going to be on the show. She was persuaded by the fact that Dennis Haysbert was going to play her husband. The two had played a married couple on a previous project.

  • During the filming of the pilot for 24, she was also acting in a project in Seattle, WA. She flew in for one day of shooting for the pilot and then immediately flew back to Seattle.

  • In January 2004, She was the featured guest on the premiere webcast of 24 Inside. The webcast gives a behind the scenes look at 24.

  • Along with her husband, she is co-producing an album called "400 Years." It is a collection of gospel music and spirituals.

  • In September 2004, she was the representative from 24 to the Armageddon Pulp Culture Expo Convention. It takes place in Wellington, New Zealand.

  • In 2003, she was named to Entertainment Weekly's "It" list as First Lady Macbeth for her role as Sherry Palmer in 24.

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