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Marlee Matlin

1965-08-24 Morton Grove, Illinois, USA

Image of Marlee Matlin


Marlee Bethany Matlin (born August 24, 1965) is an American actress. She is the youngest woman and the only deaf actress to date to win the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, which she won at age 21 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 2 years old, she is also a prominent member of the National Association of the Deaf.


CODA Jackie Rossi 2021-08-13
Entangled Dierdre 2021-11-12
A Night at the Academy Museum Self 2021-10-12
A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote Self 2020-10-15
The Paley Center Salutes Law & Order: SVU Self 2020-01-02
CinemAbility: The Art of Inclusion Self 2018-10-05
Some Kind of Beautiful Cindy 2015-07-16
4Closed Ally Turner 2013-08-30
No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie Herself 2013-10-01
Excision Amber 2012-09-12
Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump Self 2011-03-15
Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade 2011-12-25
Family Guy Presents: Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show Self 2009-11-08
Dispatches from Nicaragua 2008-02-19
Sweet Nothing in My Ear Laura Miller 2008-04-20
Through Deaf Eyes self 2007-03-20
What the Bleep! Down the Rabbit Hole Amanda 2006-02-03
Baby Einstein: Baby Wordsworth - First Words Around The House 2005-07-19
What the #$*! Do We (K)now!? Amanda 2004-04-23
Askari Paula McKinley 2001-12-01
Freak City Cass 1999-01-16
Two Shades of Blue Beth McDaniels 1999-03-27
When Justice Fails Katy Wesson 1999-09-07
Where the Truth Lies Dana Sue Lacey 1999-09-13
In Her Defense Jane Claire 1999-04-23
Dead Silence Melanie Charrol 1997-09-22
It's My Party Daphne Stark 1996-03-22
Against Her Will: The Carrie Buck Story Carrie Buck 1994-10-05
Sesame Street All-Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever! Self (archive footage) 1994-05-18
Hear No Evil Jillian Shanahan 1993-03-26
The Player Marlee Matlin 1992-04-03
The Linguini Incident Jeanette 1991-05-01
L'homme au masque d'or 1990-01-01
Bridge to Silence Peggy Lawrence 1989-04-09
Walker Ellen Martin 1987-12-04
Children of a Lesser God Sarah Norman 1986-09-13