(1957) Unsold pilot: Starred in a sitcom pilot, "The Marie Wilson Show".
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5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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Show business has been very good to me and I'm not complaining, but some day I just wish someone would offer me a different kind of role. My closest friends admit that whenever they tell someone they know me they have to convince them that I'm really not dumb. To tell you the truth I think people are disappointed that I'm not.
While several sources reveal that she was married to director Nick Grinde
, who was largely responsible for Marie's early film career boost, the couple actually was at one time engaged and even announced a wedding date, but it never took place and they eventually parted, according to a Classic Images magazine article written by Marie's biographer Charles Tranberg.