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Penny Marshall was born Carole Penny Marshall in the Bronx, New York, on October 15, 1943. The Libra is 5' 6 1/2", with brown hair and green eyes. She is the daughter of Marjorie (Ward), a tap dance teacher, and Anthony "Tony" Marshall, an industrial film director. She is the younger sister of filmmakers Garry Marshall and Ronny Hallin. Her father... See full bio »
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 2013 Murder Police (TV Series) (pre-production)
Sylvia Goldenberg
 2015 Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery (Video)
The Elder (voice)
 2014 Mulaney (TV Series)
- Sweet Jane (2014) ... Tutti
 2013 Sam & Cat (TV Series)
Sylvia Burke
- #SalmonCat (2013) ... Sylvia Burke
 2012 Portlandia (TV Series)
 2012 The Life & Times of Tim (TV Series)
PR Executive
- The Smug Chiropractor/Corporate Disaster (2012) ... PR Executive (voice)
 2010 Women Without Men (TV Movie)
 2008 The Game (TV Series)
Rick Fox's Mother
- A Delectable Basket of Treats (2008) ... Rick Fox's Mother
 2007 Alice Upside Down
Mrs. Plotkin
 2007 Everybody Wants to Be Italian
Teresa the Florist
 2006 Campus Ladies (TV Series)
- Webcam (2006)
 2004 Stateside
Lt. Chevetone (uncredited)
 2004 Frasier (TV Series)
- Frasier-Lite (2004) ... Celeste (voice)
 2000 High Fidelity
Funeral Attendee - In Front of Rob (uncredited)
 1999/I Special Delivery
 1999 Jackie's Back! (TV Movie)
Penny Marshall
 1998 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Iris Heller
- Skin Deep (1998) ... Iris Heller
 1977-1996 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various / Girl / Herself
- Rosie O'Donnell/Whitney Houston (1996) ... Various
- Live from Mardi Gras (1977) ... Girl / Herself
 1993 Hocus Pocus
The Master's Wife (uncredited)
 1991 The Hard Way
 1990 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Ms. Botz
- Some Enchanted Evening (1990) ... Ms. Botz (voice)
 1985 Movers & Shakers
 1985 Challenge of a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Nora Schoonover
 1984 Love Thy Neighbor (TV Movie)
Linda Wilson
 1984 The New Show (TV Series)
Various / Wilma Flintstone
- Episode #1.4 (1984) ... Various / Wilma Flintstone
 1982 Pac Preview Party (TV Movie)
Laverne De Fazio (voice, uncredited)
 1981 Laverne & Shirley in the Army (TV Series)
Laverne DeFazio
- The Dark Knight (1981) ... Laverne DeFazio (voice)
- Tokyo-Ho, Ho (1981) ... Laverne DeFazio (voice)
- Meanie Genie (1981) ... Laverne DeFazio (voice)
- Super Wacs (1981) ... Laverne DeFazio (voice)
- Two Mini Cooks (1981) ... Laverne DeFazio (voice)
 1979 1941
Miss Fitzroy (uncredited)
 1978 More Than Friends (TV Movie)
Matty Perlman
 1978 Mork & Mindy (TV Series)
Laverne De Fazio
- Pilot (1978) ... Laverne De Fazio
 1976 Good Heavens (TV Series)
 1974-1976 Mary Tyler Moore (TV Series)
Paula Kovacs / Toni
- Menage-a-Lou (1976) ... Paula Kovacs
- I Was a Single for WJM (1974) ... Toni
 1975 Chico and the Man (TV Series)
- Chico and the Van (1975) ... Anita
 1975 Wives (TV Movie)
 1975 Let's Switch! (TV Movie)
Alice Wright
 1974-1975 Paul Sand in Friends and Lovers (TV Series)
Janice Dreyfuss
- From Russia with Lust (1975) ... Janice Dreyfuss
- The Groupie (1974) ... Janice Dreyfuss
- Just the Ticket (1974) ... Janice Dreyfuss
- Maid in the Snow (1974) ... Janice Dreyfuss
- Smart Move (1974) ... Janice Dreyfuss
 1972-1974 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
- Two on the Aisle (1974) ... Myrna
- The Rain in Spain (1974) ... Myrna
- One for the Bunny (1974) ... Myrna
- The Insomniacs (1974) ... Myrna
- A Different Drummer (1974) ... Myrna
 1973 Banacek (TV Series)
- The Greatest Collection of Them All (1973) ... Receptionist
 1972 The Couple Takes a Wife (TV Movie)
 1972 The Crooked Hearts (TV Movie)
 1972 The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series)
- Fly the Unfriendly Skies (1972) ... Stewardess
 1972 The Super (TV Series)
- The Matchmaker (1972) ... Janice
 1972 Evil Roy Slade (TV Movie)
Bank Teller (uncredited)
 1971 Getting Together (TV Series)
 1971 The Feminist and the Fuzz (TV Movie)
Liberation Lady
 1970 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Mayor's Secretary
- The Wacky Zoo of Morgan City: Part 2 (1970) ... Mayor's Secretary
- The Wacky Zoo of Morgan City: Part 1 (1970) ... Mayor's Secretary
 1970 Barefoot in the Park (TV Series)
 1970 Where's Poppa?
Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
 1970 The Grasshopper
Plaster Caster
 1970 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Mary Agnes (segment "Love and the Pick-Up")
- Love and the Pick-Up/Love and the Proposal/Love and the Fighting Couple (1970) ... Mary Agnes (segment "Love and the Pick-Up")
 1968-1969 That Girl (TV Series)
Joan / Assistant Librarian
- Fix My Screen & Bug Out (1969) ... Joan
- Secret Ballot (1968) ... Assistant Librarian (uncredited)
 1969 Then Came Bronson (TV Series)
- The Runner (1969) ... Claire
 1969 My Friend Tony (TV Series)
- Computer Murder (1969) ... Janet
 1968 How Sweet It Is!
Tour Girl
 1968 The Savage Seven
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TV commercials for K-Mart (w/ Rosie O'Donnell). See more »

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Made a rare public appearance at the Hollywood Collectors Show in North Hollywood, California with fellow Laverne & Shirley (1976) castmates. There, she greeted fans and signed autographs. See more »

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