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Marlee Matlin

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Marlee Matlin's Biography

Marlee Beth Matlin (born August 24, 1965) is an American actress. She is the youngest actress, and the only deaf performer, to win the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, which she won for Children of a Lesser God. Her work in film and television has resulted in a Golden Globe award, with two additional nominations, and four Emmy nominations. Deaf since she was 18 months old, she is also a prominent member of the National Association of the Deaf.

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  • Closed Captioning Finally Enters Digital Age

      News Source: Popeater | 18 hours ago
    One evening in 2009, I sat down on my living room couch with my family to watch "The Wizard of Oz" on Netflix. It was all up there on the screen in my living room: Dorothy, the farm in Kansas, Toto, the twister...My frustration resonated with others
  • First lady tops guest-star filled week of prime time

      News Source: New York Post | 5 days ago
    TV shows are dropping names on their guest star lists this week: Parks & Recreation (Thursday, 8:30 p.m., NBC) : The Amy Poehler comedy has always been politically minded, bringing on Sens. John McCain, Olympia Snowe and Barbara Boxer, and even Vice
  • Phyllis Frelich, Stage Star of 'Children of a Lesser God,' Dies at 70

      News Source: Hollywood Reporter Film | 13 days ago
    Hallmark/Everett Collection Frelich with Mare Winningham (top) and Ed Waterstreet in "Love Is Never Silent." The deaf actress won a Tony Award for her leading role in the 1980 Broadway play. Marlee Matlin earned an Oscar for playing the part in the

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  • RIP Phyllis Frelich « CSI Files

      Blog Source: | 5 days ago
    More recently, she struggled for the past several years with progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP), a rare brain disorder for which there are no effective treatments. Frelich worked with Academy Award winner Marlee Matlin in “The Two Mrs ...
  • CSI Star Gary Dourdan To Guest Star On Glee - 4YE

      Blog Source: | 5 days ago
    As with the previous seasons of Fox's hit musical dramedy, Glee, the guest stars that have lined up for season 5 have been an eclectic, impressive mix from stage and screen. Already we've seen an Oscar winner (Marlee Matlin) as well as ..
  • R.I.P. Tony-Winning Deaf Actress Phyllis Frelich - Deadline....

      Blog Source: | 8 days ago
    Marlee Matlin played the Sarah role in the 1986 film adaptation, for which she won the Oscar. Frelich, originally from Devils Lake, North Dakota, came from a family of deaf parents and siblings and began acting while studying at Gallaudet ...

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