Marilu Henner

Biography: Marilu was born Mary Lucy Pudlowski in Chicago, IL. She was the third of six children born to Joe (a car salesman) and Loretta Henner (a dance instructor). She attended the University of Chicago for 3 years, before dropping out to pursue her Broadway acting career.

Marilu started her professional acting career in the touring company of Grease. She later joined the Broadway production. This was the start of a successful Broadway career, including roles in Chicago, Annie Get Your Gun, and The Tale of the Allergist's Wife (just to name a few). Marilu has also had a successful TV career starring in Taxi, Evening Shade, and numerous talk shows. Taxi led Marilu into movies where she starred or co-starred in numerous successful feature films. Marilu is also known as an activist for numerous causes, including dead beat parents, abuse, and other causes. Marilu has been married three times. First she wed Frederic Forrest in 1980, they divorced in 1982. She then
Marilu was born Mary Lucy Pudlowski in Chicago, IL. She was the third of six children born to Joe (a car salesman) and Loretta Henner (a dance instructor). She attended the University of Chicago for 3 years, before dropping out to pursue her Broadway acting career.

Marilu started her professional acting career in the touring company of Grease. She later joined the Broadway production. This was the start of a successful Broadway career, including roles in Chicago, Annie Get Your Gun, and The Tale of the Allergist's Wife (just to name a few).

Marilu has also had a successful TV career starring in Taxi, Evening Shade, and numerous talk shows.

Taxi led Marilu into movies where she starred or co-starred in numerous successful feature films.

Marilu is also known as an activist for numerous causes, including dead beat parents, abuse, and other causes.

Marilu has been married three times. First she wed Frederic Forrest in 1980, they divorced in 1982. She then married director Robert Lieberman with whom she had two children, Nicholas and Joseph. Her attempts at getting pregnant were well documented. For her secondchild, she even allowed cameras to follow her throughout her pregnancy all the way into the delivery room. The couple filed for divorce in June 2001. Finally, Marilu married Michael Brown--her college roommate's ex-boyfriend.

Recently, Marilu has been focusing on healthy living. She is the author of numerous self-help books, and she has hosted several fitness programs on cable television.
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Marilu Henner's Scores

Average career score: 63
Highest Metascore: 70 Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 57 The Apprentice: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 2
  2. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
70 Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 1 Sep 17, 2013 Vivian 7.7
tbd Gone But Not Forgotten May 7, 2006 Nancy Gordon tbd
57 The Apprentice: Season 1 Jan 8, 2004 Contestant - Season 7 6.3
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 9 Aug 20, 2001 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 8 Aug 21, 2000 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 7 Sep 7, 1999 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 6 Aug 31, 1998 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 5 Sep 1, 1997 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 4 Sep 2, 1996 Guest tbd
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 3 Sep 4, 1995 Guest tbd
tbd Batman: The Animated Series: Season 3 Sep 10, 1994 Veronica Vreeland 8.7
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 2 Aug 29, 1994 Guest tbd
tbd Evening Shade: Season 4 Sep 20, 1993 Ava Evans Newton tbd
tbd Batman: The Animated Series: Season 2 Sep 13, 1993 Veronica Vreeland 9.8
tbd Evening Shade: Season 3 Sep 21, 1992 Ava Evans Newton tbd
tbd Batman: The Animated Series: Season 1 Sep 5, 1992 Veronica Vreeland 9.0
tbd Evening Shade: Season 2 Sep 16, 1991 Ava Evans Newton tbd
tbd Evening Shade: Season 1 Sep 21, 1990 Ava Evans Newton 9.0
tbd Taxi: Season 5 Sep 30, 1982 Elaine Nardo tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 20 Oct 28, 1981 Guest tbd
tbd Taxi: Season 4 Oct 8, 1981 Elaine Nardo tbd
tbd Taxi: Season 3 Nov 19, 1980 Elaine Nardo tbd
tbd The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Season 19 Oct 27, 1980 Guest tbd
tbd Taxi: Season 2 Sep 11, 1979 Elaine Nardo tbd
tbd Taxi: Season 1 Sep 12, 1978 Elaine Nardo 8.0
tbd Today : Season 1 Jan 14, 1952 Herself tbd