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Marlo Thomas

 
Date Of Birth:
November 21, 1937 (84)
Birth Place:
Detroit, MI, USA
Bio:
Marlo Thomas is an American actress, producer, author, and social activist best known for starring on the sitcom That Girl (1966‚Äď1971) and her children's franchise Free to Be... You and Me. She has received four Emmys, a Golden Globe, and a Peabody Award for her work in television, and she has ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 21, 1937 (84)

Birth Place: Detroit, MI, USA

Bio:
Marlo Thomas is an American actress, producer, author, and social activist best known for starring on the sitcom That Girl (1966‚Äď1971) and her children's franchise Free to Be... You and Me. She has received four Emmys, a Golden Globe, and a Peabody Award for her work in television, and she has ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Westside Theatre Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Alice
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Doreen
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2007
Noah
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]
Performer [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1994
Agnes
  [Broadway]
1986
Barbara Kahn
  [Broadway]
1974
Sally Cramer

Writing

Playwright

Photos

Actors Marlo Thomas and Alan Alda speak at Joseph Feury''s Fioretti: Through the Wind Photo

Actors Marlo Thomas and Alan Alda speak at Joseph Feury''s Fioretti: Through the Window exhibit.

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10/16/2019
 Marlo Thomas and Tony Shalhoub attend Joseph Feury''s Fioretti: Through the Window e Photo

Marlo Thomas and Tony Shalhoub attend Joseph Feury''s Fioretti: Through the Window exhibit.

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Date:
10/16/2019
Marlo Thomas and David Hyde Pierce Photo

Marlo Thomas and David Hyde Pierce

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Date:
06/12/2019
Marlo Thomas Photo

Marlo Thomas

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Date:
06/12/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Westside Theatre Off-Broadway Premiere Production, 2015
Alice

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Doreen

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2007
Noah

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 1999
Performer [Replacement]

Performer [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1994
Agnes

  [Broadway]
1986
Barbara Kahn

  [Broadway]
1974
Sally Cramer

Writing
Playwright

Marlo Thomas Biography

Marlo Thomas is an American actress, producer, author, and social activist best known for starring on the sitcom That Girl (1966‚Äď1971) and her children's franchise Free to Be... You and Me. She has received four Emmys, a Golden Globe, and a Peabody Award for her work in television, and she has been inducted into the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame. She has also received a Grammy Award for her children‚Äôs album Marlo Thomas and Friends: Thanks & Giving All Year Long. In 2014, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Thomas serves as National Outreach Director for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, which was founded by her father Danny Thomas in 1962. She created the Thanks & Giving campaign in 2004 to support the hospital.

Marlo Thomas Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production
Marlo ThomasSix Degrees of Separation

Marlo Thomas News

TV Legends Hal Linden And Bernie Kopell Team Up For TWO JEWS, TALKING Off Broadway Th Photo TV Legends Hal Linden And Bernie Kopell Team Up For TWO JEWS, TALKING Off Broadway This Summer
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 19, 2022

Tony & Emmy Award Winner Hal Linden (The Rothschilds, Barney Miller) and legendary television star Bernie Kopell (The Love Boat, Get Smart, That Girl) will pair up for the world premiere of the new comedy Two Jews, Talking.

Full Cast Announced for Industry Reading of BELVA ‚Ä" DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACL Photo Full Cast Announced for Industry Reading of BELVA ‚Ä" DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACLE
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Tony Award winning producer Michael A. Jenkins today announced the cast for the special by-invitation-only industry reading for the new musical BELVA - Don’t Give Up Before the Miracle on Friday June 10th at Pearl Studios (500 Eighth Avenue).

THE LUCKY STAR at 59E59 Theatres Enters Final Weeks of Performances Photo THE LUCKY STAR at 59E59 Theatres Enters Final Weeks of Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

The Lucky Star, produced by Douglas Denoff & Beth Goldsmith, The Directors Company, and 59E59 Theaters will conclude its limited engagement on Sunday, June 12 as originally planned. The production began previews on April 26, 2022, and opened May 5, 2022 in Theatre A. 

New Musical BELVA - DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACLE Announces Industry Reading Photo New Musical BELVA - DON'T GIVE UP BEFORE THE MIRACLE Announces Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Tony Award winning producer Michael A. Jenkins will present special by-invitation-only industry reading for the new musical BELVA - Don’t Give Up Before the Miracle on Friday June 10th at Pearl Studios (500 Eighth Avenue).

Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MU Photo Joshua Henry, Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes & More to Star in BRAVE NEW WORLD: THE MUSICAL Industry Reading
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Joshua Henry will head the cast of Brave New World: The Musical (as World Controller Thomas Mond) for an invitation-only industry reading on May 23rd in Midtown Manhattan. Joining Henry will be Solea Pfeiffer, Ephraim Sykes, and more.

Comedians Raise Funds For Delhi Humane Society at Castle on the Delaware Photo Comedians Raise Funds For Delhi Humane Society at Castle on the Delaware
by Stephi Wild - May 16, 2022

Castle on the Delaware presents Stand Up Comedy Night, a fundraising event for Heart of the Catskills Humane Society. Callahan Catskill Real Estate is producing the night of hilarity, which is scheduled for Saturday May 21st at 7pm.

Vanessa Williams to Join SETH RUDETSKY'S BROADWAY at The Town Hall Photo Vanessa Williams to Join SETH RUDETSKY'S BROADWAY at The Town Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

The Town Hall & Mark Cortale will continue with the latest installment of the internationally acclaimed concert series Seth Rudetsky's Broadway, hosted and music directed by Sirius/XM Radio star Seth Rudetsky at The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd Street). On Monday, June 20 at 8pm, Seth welcomes platinum recording artist and star of stage and screen Vanessa Williams.

Photos: First Day of Rehearsals for THE LUCKY STAR at 59E59 Theaters Photo Photos: First Day of Rehearsals for THE LUCKY STAR at 59E59 Theaters
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 7, 2022

Producer Douglas Denoff and 59E59 Theaters have announced the full cast and creative team of The Directors Company's production of The Lucky Star by Karen Hartman, part of the inaugural VOLT Festival at 59E59. Directed by Noah Himmelstein (Rooted), The Lucky Star begins previews on April 26, 2022, in Theater A and opens May 5 for a run through June 12, 2022.

Laguna Playhouse to Present I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE! Photo Laguna Playhouse to Present I LOVE YOU, YOU'RE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE!
by Marissa Tomeo - Mar 26, 2022

LAGUNA PLAYHOUSE is set¬†to present one of the longest running Off-Broadway productions of all time,¬†I LOVE YOU, YOU‚ÄôRE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE!, book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro, music by Jimmy Roberts, musical direction by¬†¬†Ricky Pope, directed & choreographed by Paula Hammons Sloan.¬†¬†Comments Executive Producing Director Ellen Richard, ‚ÄúThe song ‚ÄėSatisfaction Guaranteed‚Äô from this joyous musical is what our subscribers and audiences will undoubtably have as we welcome this extraordinary cast and creative team to the Playhouse stage!‚Ä̬†¬†I LOVE YOU, YOU‚ÄôRE PERFECT, NOW CHANGE!¬†begins previews on Wednesday, April 20; will open on Sunday, April 24 at 5:30pm and perform through Sunday, May 8, 2022 at the Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Drive in Laguna Beach.

Brian Stokes Mitchell to Join SETH RUDETSKY'S BROADWAY at The Town Hall Photo Brian Stokes Mitchell to Join SETH RUDETSKY'S BROADWAY at The Town Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 10, 2022

The Town Hall & Mark Cortale continue with the latest installment of the internationally acclaimed concert series Seth Rudetsky's Broadway, hosted and music directed by Sirius/XM Radio star Seth Rudetsky at The Town Hall (123 W. 43rd Street).

Marlo Thomas Videos

VIDEO: Watch the All New Trailer For DEAR JACK, DEAR LOUISE at George Street Playhous VideoVIDEO: Watch the All New Trailer For DEAR JACK, DEAR LOUISE at George Street Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Oct 29, 2021

George Street Playhouse has returned to live theatre with Ken Ludwig's DEAR JACK, DEAR LOUISE a new romantic comedy directed by David Saint. Set during World War II this charming LOVE STORY chronicles a long distance romance between a young soldier and his sweetheart, a young actress on Broadway.

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at TEVYE SERVED RAW at the Playroom Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at TEVYE SERVED RAW at the Playroom Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jun 19, 2018

A brand new video offering a sneak peek into the upcoming New York premiere of Tevye Served Raw made its debut today on YouTube. Watch it below!

BWW TV: Inside the 66th Outer Critics Circle Awards with Jane Krakowski, Jessica Lange, Steve Martin & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 3, 2016

The Outer Critics Circle, the organization of writers and commentators for media covering New York theatre hosted its award ceremony for the 2015-16 season on May 26, at Sardis in Manhattan. Broadway's Cynthia Erivo, Danny Burstein, Jane Krakowski and more received awards, prsented Marlo Thomas, Alex Sharp, Sheldon Harnick and Victoria Clark. BroadwayWorld takes you inside the ceremony below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch New TV Spot for CLEVER LITTLE LIES
by Stage Tube - Sep 24, 2015

Two-time Tony Award-winner Joe DiPietro's critically acclaimed new comedy Clever Little Lies is currently in previews for a strictly limited 16-week engagement.

BWW TV: Go Inside Rehearsal with the Company of CLEVER LITTLE LIES
by TV - Press Previews - Sep 13, 2015

Tony Award-winner Joe DiPietro's critically acclaimed new comedy Clever Little Lies begins previews on Friday, September 18th for a strictly limited 16-week engagement. Opening night, originally announced for Wednesday, October 14th, is now set for Monday, October 12th at the Westside Theatre (Upstairs) (407 West 43rd Street). As previously announced, Clever Little Lies stars Emmy, Grammy, and Golden Globe Award-winner Marlo Thomas, Greg Mullavey, George Merrick and Kate Wetherhead, with direction by David Saint.

VIDEO: Marlo Thomas Chats Inspiring New Book on TODAY
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 7, 2014

Award-winning actress and best-selling author Marlo Thomas stopped by this morning's TODAY to talk about her new book, called, "It Ain't Over…Till It's Over.'

BWW TV: Inside the Drama League Gala with Kristin Chenoweth, Nick Jonas, Elmo & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 9, 2012

On Monday, February 6, The Drama League honored Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth at the famed Pierre Hotel. BroadwayWorld was on hand to speak with Chenoweth and all of the evening's stars and takes you inside the event below!

BWW TV: The Drama League Honors Kristin Chenoweth With Performances From Joel Grey, Nick Jonas & Many More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 7, 2012

This year The Drama League's Gala featured Academy and Tony Award-winner Joel Grey, Tony Award-winner Laura Benanti, Elaine Paige, Tony Award-winner Donna Murphy, pop sensation Nick Jonas, Cheyenne Jackson, Tony Award-winner Debra Monk, Andrew Lippa, Marlo Thomas, Brent Barrett, Tony Award-winner Carole Shelley, Josh Young, David Elder, Marni Nixon, Jason Graae, Eden Espinosa, Kevin Clash from 'Sesame Street,' plus original and current cast members from the Broadway musical Wicked and more - view the performances from the special event below!

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE: Adam Pascal on Becoming MEMPHIS' 'Huey', Getting Famous Fast, and How He REALLY Feels About Rent
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 2, 2012

Welcome to BroadwayWorld's first-ever talk show, BACKSTAGE WITH Richard Ridge. Follow Richard as he visits the theater's best and brightest in their dressing rooms, on their stages and favorite hang outs to talk about their lives, careers and all of the things you don't know, but want to know. This time, we bring you Adam Pascal, RENT's original 'Roger' and newest resident of MEMPHIS, 'Huey Calhoun'. In this candid talk, Pascal opens up about the joys and challenges of taking over a celebrated role, what it was like becoming so famous, so fast, and why he - surprisingly - wasn't the biggest fan of the Rent film.

BWW TV Exclusive: BACKSTAGE WITH RICHARD RIDGE: Lea Salonga on Life, Family and Video Game Obsessions
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Feb 20, 2012

Today on Backstage with Richard Ridge, we bring you Richard in conversation with international songbird Lea Salonga, best known for originating the role of Kim in the West End production of Miss Saigon and bringing it to Broadway, winning the Tony, Olivier and many other awards. She was the first Asian to play Eponine in Les Misérables on Broadway, returned to the show in 2007 as Fantine and reprised the role for the sold-out 25th anniversary concert at London's O2 Arena.


Marlo Thomas Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Marlo Thomas been in?
Marlo Thomas has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

How many West End shows has Marlo Thomas been in?
Marlo Thomas has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Marlo Thomas been nominated for?
Outstanding Lead Actress, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Six Degrees of Separation .

How many shows has Marlo Thomas written?
Marlo Thomas has written 1 shows including Free to Be... You and Me (Playwright).