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Marilu Henner Poster

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Overview (3)

Born in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Birth NameMary Lucy Denise Pudlowski
Height 5' 7" (1.7 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Marilu Henner was born on April 6, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Mary Lucy Denise Pudlowski. She is known for her work on L.A. Story (1991), Taxi (1978) and Noises Off... (1992). She has been married to Michael Brown since December 21, 2006. She was previously married to Robert Lieberman and Frederic Forrest.

Spouse (3)

Michael Brown (21 December 2006 - present)
Robert Lieberman (27 June 1990 - 7 June 2001) (divorced) (2 children)
Frederic Forrest (28 September 1980 - 1982) (divorced)

Trade Mark (3)

Red hair and blue eyes
Voluptuous figure
Deep sultry voice

Trivia (16)

Former model.
Is a vegetarian.
In the 1990s, she returned to singing and dancing on stage in the revival of the musical "Chicago".
Is a published author of books containing health and beauty tips.
Attended Madonna High School in Chicago, Illinois.
Her father and his brothers changed the family surname from Pudlowski for business purposes; hence, the Henner name, borrowed from an obscure baseball player.
Married her ex-college (University of Chicago) classmate, Michael Brown, on December 21, 2006, at her Los Angeles home. He had proposed from his hospital bed after cancer surgery in November 2001. His brother, a Universal Life minister, officiated at the wedding.
Mother, with Robert Lieberman, of two sons: Nick Lieberman (Nicholas Morgan Lieberman) (born in 1994) and Joe Lieberman (Joseph Marlon Lieberman) (born in 1995).
Both of her parents died in their 50s, thus prompting her to live a healthier lifestyle.
Given a calendar date, she can tell you the day of the week it was.
Has been confirmed to be one of a rare group of persons, who possess "hyperthymesia" (Superior Autobiographical Memory) which allows her to recall almost every day of her life as featured on the CBS 60 Minutes (1968) episode of December 19, 2010.
Older sister of Lorin Henner.
Being a life-long Fitness Practitioner and an author on Healthful Diet & Fitness Lifestyle, she was inducted into the National Fitness Hall of Fame in 2006.
Her paternal grandparents were Polish and her maternal grandparents were Greek.
Her acting mentor was Judd Hirsch.
Was considered for the role of "Elvira Hancock" in Scarface (1983) and the lead role in Desperately Seeking Susan (1985).

Personal Quotes (3)

When we measured heads in the eighth grade, mine was the biggest.
[on Andy Kaufman] He was like the bad boy in school that you just can't help enjoying.
[on Andy Kaufman] I loved Andy. I got to be so close to Andy, towards the end especially. I got to know him better then than I did when we worked together on the show.

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