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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 19 December 1980San Francisco, California, USA
Birth NameMarla Lynne Sokoloff
Height 5' 3" (1.6 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Born and raised in San Francisco, Marla Sokoloff moved to Los Angeles in 1994 and enrolled in the Los Angeles County High School of the Arts, where she studied theater and music. She won numerous awards and accolades for her singing, performing the national anthem at such high profile events as the Oakland A's baseball games and for the USO. Soon after moving to Los Angeles, Marla began landing roles on several popular television series including Home Improvement (1991), Party of Five (1994), 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), and 7th Heaven (1996). On the big screen, she has appeared in the films The Baby-Sitters Club (1995), True Crime (1995), and Whatever It Takes (2000).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Catherine Grace

Spouse (1)

Alec Puro (8 November 2009 - present) (2 children)

Trivia (11)

Collects guitars and writes music.
Her father, Howard Sokoloff, is a doctor and her mother, Cindi Sussman, is a former caterer. Older brother Jared M. Sokoloff (B. February 11, 1977) is a chef.
Has a "Venus Guitar" that Courtney Love designed and that is now autographed by Courtney, lead singer of Hole.
She was the singer/guitarist for the band Smittin and now plays shows under her own name in LA.
Lived with boyfriend James Franco for several years. They met on the set of Whatever It Takes (2000).
Filming Play the Game (2009) with Andy Griffith. [October 2007]
Filming Against Their Will (2003), a TV movie and working on a new TV show, Alyx (2003). [June 2003]
Living in LA with her dog, Coco (Chanel, not Cox-Arquette), writing music and sewing for her own guitar strap line. [August 2008]
(November 8, 2009) Married her boyfriend of 5 years Alec Puro.
Gave birth to her 1st child at age 31, a daughter named Elliotte Anne Puro on February 8, 2012. Child's father is her husband, Alec Puro.
Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 34, a daughter named Olive Mae Puro on March 13, 2015 in Los Angeles, weighing 4 lbs., 10 oz. and measuring 18 inches long and she arrived six weeks early. Child's father is her husband, Alec Puro.

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