Roma Downey is most famous for her starring role on the highly successful television show, Touched by an Angel. She earned a bachelor's degree at Brighton Art College in England, and later went on to attend the London Drama Studio where she starred in many of the classics: Shakespeare, Shaw, and Checkov. Roma also performed in numerous stage productions while touring America with Dublin's famous Abbey Players including "The Playboy of the Western World." In addition to staring in many plays she has stared in many CBS telepics, some of which she produced.
She was first married to Leland Orser, but they were divorced. She wed a director from Touched by an Angel. That union gave her a daughter, Reilly Marie, but this marriage ended in divorce. Roma is currently married to reality-show producer Mark Burnett, 46. Burnett proposed to Downey during their 2006 Thanksgiving trip to Mexico. The couple started dating in 2004 and both have children from previous marriages. Burnett has two sons, ages 13 and 10, and Downey has a daughter, Reilly Marie, who is now 10. … Expand
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