Marla Gibbs Bio, Affair, Divorce, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Age, Nationality, Height


Relationship Facts of Marla Gibbs

  • Marla Gibbs is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Marla Gibbs is currently divorced and possibly single. But previously, she walked the aisle with Jordan Gibbs in the year 1956 but separated in 1973.

They were together since high school and have three children. Their sons are Dorian Gibbs & Joseph Gibbs

Moreover, her actress daughter Angela Gibbs was born in April 1954.

Who is Marla Gibbs?

Marla Gibbs is an American veteran actress. She is mostly popular for appearing in The Visit, The Jeffersons, Martin, Touched by an Angel, etc.

Some of her completed upcoming projects are HeadShop, Orpheus Star, and Alone Together.

Marla Gibbs- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Her birthdate is 14 June 1931 and he was born in Chicago, Illinois, the US as Margaret Theresa Bradley. The name of her father was Douglas Bradley and her mother was Ophelia Birdie (née Kemp) Bradley.

Her dad died in 1947 while her mom passed away in 1967. Marla’s ancestry is All-American and had an actress sister Susie Garrett.

As per the academics, she enrolled at Wendell Phillips Academy High School and passed out in 1949. She also attended Northern High School plus Peters Business School.

Marla Gibbs- Professional Life, Career

Marla Gibbs as an actress has appeared in several screen projects. Her first appearance was in Sweet Jesus, Preacherman (1973) as Beverly Solomon. Her character of Lois in The Visit movie is much appreciated.

For this, she won Method Fest Independent Film Festival Award and was nominated for NAACP Image Award & Black Reel Award. Her other films are,

  • The Meteor Man in 1993
  • The Brothers in 2001
  • The Heart Specialist in 2006
  • Madea’s Witness Protection in 2012
  • Lemon in 2017
  • Please Stand By in 2018

Moreover, Marla is also popular for her TV roles. In The Jeffersons series, she won NAACP Image Award and Golden Globe Award in 1985.

Also, she played the role of Miss Minnie in Martin, Millie in Touched by an Angel, and Aunt Ira in Passions which is loved by the audience. Her other notable projects are,

  • Checking In in 1981
  • 227 in 1985–1990
  • The Hughleys in 1998–2002
  • The First Family in 2012-2013

Marla Gibbs- Net Worth, Salary

As per the reports of 2021, she collected a net worth of around $4 million US. Her yearly salary from the acting career is under the rug.

Rumors, Controversy

This The Jeffersons actress is keeping herself away from rumors and desperate scandals.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Marla Gibbs’s height is 5 ft 8 inches and her body weight is 59 kg. Similarly, she has dark brown eyes plus her hair color is also dark brown.

Social Media

Marla is not available on social sites like Facebook and TikTok. But her Instagram and Twitter accounts have over 180k and 6.1k followers respectively.


  • She is 90 years old as of 2021.
  • Her zodiac sign is Aries.
  • She worked as a reservations agent for an airline company.

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