Michael Michele (August 30, 1966 Evansville, Indiana, U.S.) is the actor who portrays Dr. Samira Terzi, a doctor that House hires because of her looks that appears in two episodes, but got fired because she was distracting House Whatever It Takes and Ugly.
Her first big role was as Selina Thomas in the movie New Jack City in 1991. She is probably best known for her role as Dr Cleo Finch on the popular long running TV show ER along with her role as Detective Sheppard on the TV show Homocide:The Life on the Streets. She has appeared in multiple music video's and is an R&B singer. She also had the lead role in a very little-known short running TV series Kevin Hill.