In the Blue Bloods episode “Brushed Off,” NYPD Commissioner Frank Reagan (Tom Selleck) is approached by Archbishop Kearns (guest star Stacy Keach). According to Lt. Sid Gormley (Robert Clohessy), the archbishop left out a few things regarding the arrest of artist Trudy Slaughter who’s fighting an eviction notice. Someone called the police because she was throwing objects (including paint cans) outside of her third floor studio. The arresting officer was Jamie Reagan (Will Estes). The Commissioner knows who Slaughter is.
ArtistTrudy Slaughter is portrayed by Mimi Rogers. She’s known for her roles on Bosch (Honey Chandler), NCIS (CIA Officer Joanna Teague), Two and a Half Men (Robin Schmidt), Wilfred (Catherine), Cleaners (Isabelle Walker), The Geena Davis Show (Hillary), and The X-Files (Agent Diana Fowley), among others. Rogers is also known for her roles in the films Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (Mrs. Kensington) — link above, and Ridley Scott’s Someone to Watch Over Me (socialite Claire Gregory), to name two. 3 Fun Facts: 1. Rogers made her acting debut in a 1981 episode of Hill Street Blues; 2. Her second husband was Tom Cruise (1987-1990); 3. She posed for Playboy in 1993. Blue Bloods airs Fridays at 10pm on CBS.