Her character on Chicago Med fight cancer — now actress Marlyne Barrett st’ruggled the diagnosis herself and is taking it “one day at a time” Fans of Chicago Med’s Marlyne Barrett will remember emotional scenes the actress shooted in 2019 when her role,
charge nurse Maggie Lockwood, was fighting breast cancer. Yet what the star hasn’t disclosed until currently is that she has been quietly facing cancer herself, ever since doctors found a football-sized tumor on her uterine and left ovary in July.
ever since doctors found a football-sized tumor on her uterine and left ovary in July. She said, me to lose weight which was difficult to hear, and I surely wasn’t overweight… I’m quite physically fit,” she said, BBC News.