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Phil Donahue
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Elaine May
(Movies & TV)
Harold Gould
(Movies & TV)
Melina Mercouri
(Movies & TV)
Ruth Buzzi
(Movies & TV)
Arthur Laurents
(Literature)
Danny Thomas
(Movies & TV)
 

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Marlo Thomas

Knowledge Identifier: +Marlo_Thomas

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Marlo Thomas

American actress, producer, and social activist known for her starring role on the TV series That Girl add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1937.

Countries: United States (88%), (8%), Greece (4%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Phil Donahue, Elaine May, Harold Gould

Linked to: Marymount High School, University of Southern California, Actors Studio, Investigation Discovery

 

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Marlo Thomas was born in 1937 add something


1960

Ruth Buzzi - In the late 1960s, she was featured as a semi-regular on the sitcom "That Girl" as Marlo Thomas's friend while she had been cast as a regular in "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In


1961

Thomas was a regular on "The Joey Bishop Show" from 1961 to 1962, playing Joey's star-struck sister, Stella Barnes add something


1965

Harold Gould - Gould originated the role of Marlo Thomas's father Lou in the 1965 pilot for "That Girl", but the series role went to Lew Parker


1966

Thomas signed a contract with ABC in 1966, to star in the network's newest sitcom, "That Girl" add something

 

Rosemary DeCamp - DeCamp had a recurring role as Helen Marie, the mother of Marlo Thomas on "That Girl", from 1966-1971 on ABC

 

Allan Carr - In 1966, he founded the talent agency Allan Carr Enterprises, managing the actors Tony Curtis, Peter Sellers, Rosalind Russell, Dyan Cannon, Melina Mercouri and Marlo Thomas


1967

In 1967, she and her father Danny Thomas provided the voices of Caleb and his daughter Bertha in the Rankin-Bass animated adaption of Charles Dickens classic novella The Cricket on the Hearth add something


1971

The series was cancelled in 1971, after 136 episodes add something


1977

Lionel Chetwynd - In 1977, he was hired by Marlo Thomas to pen a gender-reversal made-for-television version of "It's a Wonderful Life" entitled "It Happened One Christmas", in which Thomas played the lead role portrayed by James Stewart in the original


1980

After her relationship with playwright Herb Gardner, Thomas married talk show host Phil Donahue in 1980 add something

 

Phil Donahue - He married his second wife, actress Marlo Thomas , in 1980


1982

After "That Girl", eager to expand her horizons, Thomas attended the Actors Studio, where she would study with Lee Strasberg until his death in 1982, and subsequently with Strasberg's disciple Sandra Seacat add something


1987

Jessica DiCicco - In 1987, DiCicco was selected by Marlo Thomas from among thousands of other school children to appear on the ABC special "Free To Be a Family"

 

Carly Simon - In 1987, Simon sang the theme for the 1988 Democratic National Convention, "The Turn of the Tide", for a Marlo Thomas television special "Free to Be... a Family"


1993

In 1993 she toured in "Six Degrees of Separation" add something


1994

Leelee Sobieski - She portrayed the character of Anna Yates in the 1994 TV movie "Reunion", which starred Marlo Thomas


2000

She appeared in the 2000 comedy "Playing Mona Lisa" add something


2002

Children's Cancer Center of Lebanon - Danny Thomas's children Marlo and Tony Thomas pursued his dream until the center opened in Beirut on April 12, 2002


2007

In 2007, she starred as Doreen in Elaine May's comedy "Roger Is Dead" at George Street Playhouse add something


2008

She returned to George Street Playhouse in the spring of 2008 in Arthur Laurents's play "New Year's Eve" with Keith Carradine and Natasha Gregson Wagner add something


2010

Writing in 2010, Thomas expressed gratitude to both individuals add something


2011

From October 2011 to January 29, 2012, Thomas starred in a Broadway play called "George Is Dead" written by Elaine May, which was part of an anthology play, "Relatively Speaking", which featured plays written by Ethan Cohen and Woody Allen add something

 

Elaine May - Most recently, she wrote the one-act play, "George is Dead", which starred Marlo Thomas, and was performed on Broadway from 2011-12 as part of the anthology play, "Relatively Speaking", directed by John Turturro


2012

In 2012, she co-starred in the film "LOL", opposite Miley Cyrus and Demi Moore add something


 

Also in 2014, Thomas was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom add something

 

President Barack Obama awarded her the 2014 Presidential Medal of Freedom add something


2015

She appeared opposite Greg Mullavey in the 2015 New York debut of Joe DiPietro's play "Clever Little Lies" at the Westside Theatre add something