Quick Facts of Marlee Matlin
|Age:||56 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||August 24, 1965|
|Full Name:||Marlee Matlin|
|Birth Place:||Morton Grove, Illinois, USA|
|Net Worth:||$11 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 4 inches (1.63m)|
|Father's Name:||Donald Matlin|
|Mother's Name:||Libby Matlin|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Waist Size:||27 inch|
|Bra Size:||34 inch|
|Hip Size:||35 inch|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Taurus, Capricorn|
|Last Update:||September, 2021|
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The Earth does not belong to us: we belong to the Earth
Silence is the last thing the world will ever hear from me
The handicap of deafness is not in the ear
it is in the mind.
Relationship Facts of Marlee Matlin
- Marlee Matlin is married to Kevin Grandalski.
- Marlee Matlin married on August 29, 1993.
- She is mother of Four (Brandon Joseph Grandalski, Isabelle Jane Grandalski, Sara Rose Grandalski, Tyler Daniel Grandalski).
- Marlee Matlin is not having an affair with anyone presently.
- Her sexual orientation is straight.
More about the relationship
Marlee Matlin married Burbank police officer Kevin Grandalski on August 29, 1993.
They have four children: Sarah (born in 1996), Brandon (born in 2000), Tyler (born in 2002), and Isabelle (born in 2003).
This family is currently living together.
Who is Marlee Matlin?
Marlee Matlin is an American actress, author, and activist. Likely, she won the Academy Award for Best Actress for Children of a Lesser God (1986) and to date is the only deaf performer to have won an Academy Award.
Besides that, her work in film and television has resulted in a Golden Globe award, with two additional nominations, and four Emmy nominations.
Marlee Matlin: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Marlee Matlin was born in Morton Grove, Illinois, the United States on August 24, 1965. Her birth name is Marlee Beth Matlin.
Her father’s name is Donald Matlin and her mother’s name is Libby Matlin. When she was only 18 months old, she fell ill because of an unknown disease due to which she lost her hearing ability in the right ear and around 80 percent hearing ability in the left ear.
She has two siblings namely, Eric Matlin, Marc Matlin. Marlee holds American citizenship and Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity. Her birth sign is Virgo.
Talking about Marlee’s education history, Matlin’s parents decided to enroll her in the community school instead of sending her to any special school.
Marlee Matlin: Professional Life, Career
Talking about her profession, Marlee Matlin had to develop her acting skills for several years at the various theaters of Chicago before she got her first big break on the silver screen.
She was discovered by Henry Winkler while she was acting in one of the plays of children’s theater at the International Center on Deafness and the Arts (CODA).
Likewise, Matlin also used sign language during the song and hugged Oscar the Grouch during the song’s conclusion. In the year 1989, Matlin portrayed a deaf widow in the television movie Bridge to Silence.
Whereas, other television appearances include Seinfeld (“The Lip Reader”), The Outer Limits (“The Message”), ER, The Practice, Quantico, and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
She was nominated for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for The Practice (1997), Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for Seinfeld (1989), Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for Picket Fences (1992) at Primetime Emmy Awards.
She won Best Actress in a Leading Role for Children of a Lesser God (1986) at the Oscar, Golden Globe Awards.
Marlee Matlin: Net Worth, Salary
She has an estimated net worth of around $11 million (as per 2020 data) and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career. Her successful acting career has helped her in earning fame and fortune.
Marlee Matlin: Rumors and Controversy
There was a rumor that Donald Trump mocked her disability on ‘Celebrity Apprentice’. Currently, she is far from rumors and controversies.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Marlee Matlin has a height of 5 feet 4 inches and a weight of 55Kg. In addition, she has a measurement of 34-27-35 inches and her bra size is 32B.
Marlee’s hair color is light brown and her eyes color is blue. Furthermore, her dress size is 4 (US) and her shoe size is 7 (US).
Being an American actress, Marlee has a huge fan following rate. She has been active in social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
She has around 1.84K followers on her Facebook. Around 402K followers on her Twitter, she has around 193K followers on her Instagram.