Southland

Arija Bareikis

- Chickie Brown
Arija Bareikis stars as patrol officer Chickie Brown, a single mom who dreams of being the first woman accepted into LAPD's prestigious S.W.A.T..

Bareikis recently appeared in Manhattan Theatre Club's production of "From Up Here."

In addition, Bareikis' television credits include NBC's "Law & Order" and "Crossing Jordan." She also has appeared in "Grey's Anatomy," "A Painted House," "Without A Trace," "The American Embassy" and HBO's "Oz." Her feature-film credits include "Frame of Mind," Sidney Lumet's "Before the Devil Knows You're Dead," "Tenderness," Woody Allen's "Melinda and Melinda," "Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo," "30 Days," "Snow Falling On Cedars" and "The Myth of Fingerprints."

Bareikis appeared on stage for a New City's production of "Orange Flower Water" and made her Broadway debut in Alfred Uhry's Tony Award-winning play "The Last Night of Ballyhoo." Bareikis' other theater credits include "Intimate Apparel," "Hotel Universe," "The Moment When," "Virgil Is Still the Frogboy" and "Sweet By N' By." At Williamstown, she performed in "As You Like It," "Counselor At Law," "The Madwoman of Chaillot," "The Threepenny Opera," "The Guardsman," "The Visit" and "A Midsummer Night's Dream."


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