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Penny Marshall

Film Actress + Director + Producer
Born Oct 15, 1943

Penny Marshall is an American actress, television producer, film producer, and television director. After playing several small roles for television, she was cast as Laverne DeFazio in the sitcom Laverne and Shirley. A ratings success, the show ran from 1976 until 1983, during which Marshall was nominated for a Golden Globe award for her performance three times.… Read More

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1943 Birth Carole Penny Marshall was born in New York City, New York, in 1943, to Marjorie Irene (née Ward), a tap dance teacher who ran the Marjorie Marshall Dance School, and Anthony "Tony" Masciarelli, later Marshall, a director of industrial films and later a producer. … Read More
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