Marlo Thomas is a famous American actress, author, and producer. She appeared in many TV shows and films. Her most applauded work remained “That girl” and “Free to be…you and me”. She has been active in the industry since 1960. She is born on 21st November 1937. Currently, she is 83 years old. She is about 165 cm tall. And her weight is about 60 Kg. Her birth name is Marlo Thomas, and she was born in Detroit. She currently resides in Ohio with her husband. She follows Roman Catholic, and she is a Christian. She is an American citizen and nationality.
As of 2021, Marlo Thomas’s net worth is estimated at $150 million.
Marlo Thomas early life and education
She is born on the 21st of November 1937 to Danny Thomas and Rose Marie Cassaniti in Detroit, Michigan. She is the eldest of the siblings. She has one sister and a brother. She spent her formative years in Beverly Hills, California. Her childhood nickname was Margo. She was a student of Marymount high school in Los Angeles, California. Then she acquired a teaching degree from the University of Southern California.
Marlo Thomas career
She happens to have appeared in many television programs. Some of the renowned ones are Bonanza, Mchale’s Navy, Ben Casey, etc. But her best-known performances come in That girl. She even joined actors studio to learn and expand her career horizon.
Marlo thomas filmography
She started her film career with a movie called Jenny. She had a good performance and nominated for the Golden Globe Awards for New star of the year. Later on, as well she appeared in so many movies and played an instrumental role. She has been active in films even as late as 2018. She featured in Ocean’s 8 in 2018.
Marlo Thomas husband
Marlo Thomas remained in a long and well-hyped relationship with Herb Gardner, who used to write plays. But once she met the love of her life Phil Donahue (A renowned anchor), she fell for him. Both loved each other and fell in love at first sight. They tied the knot on 21st May 1980. She met her husband in a show in which he was the anchor. He has a net worth of more than 150 million dollars.
Marlo Thomas kids
She is a great lady in any sense. She is a proud stepmother of her Husband’s five Children. She has a different kind of relationship with those kids. She has not been a typical mother. She treated them as a friend. And this is how she has been able to establish a warm relation with the kids. The kids are Mary, Michael, Kevin, Jim, Daniel. They are all grown up and educated.
Marlo Thomas parents
Her father’s name was Danny Thomas. He is a nightclub comedian, singer, producer, and American philanthropist. He was a Lebanon – American. Her mother was Rose Marie. She was a Sicilian American.
Marlo Thomas sibling
She has two siblings. One is Tony Thomas and one other. Tony Thomas is an academy award-nominated television and film producer. He received the nomination in 1989 for Dead Poets Society.
Marlo Thomas boyfriend
The name of the man she has in her life before falling for Phil is Herb Gardner. Her boyfriend is a play writer, and she remained engaged romantically with him for a long time.