1. Michelle Hurst is an American actress, best known for her role as Miss Claudette Pelage in the first season of Netflix comedy-drama series, Orange Is the New Black.
2. Hurst was born in Brooklyn, Нью-Йорк. She began her career in theatre, and in the 1990s began appearing in television and film.
3. Hurst is known for her multiple roles in various Law & Order television shows.
4. On Christmas of 2013, she was seriously injured in a car accident.
5. В январе 2015 Hurst appeared in the third series of the British television drama series Last Tango in Halifax.