Marlee Bethany Matlin
Pen Name: None
Born: 1965 in Morton Grove, Illinois
Matlin receiving a star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame in May 2009
Marlee was born and raised in Illinois and graduated from John Hersey High School in Arlington Heights and attended Harper College.
Biographical and Professional Information
Marlee Matlin is an actress who at 21 was the youngest recipient of an Oscar for best actress. She received worldwide critical acclaim for her film debut in Paramount Pictures' "Children of a Lesser God," in addition to the Oscar, Marlee received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Drama.
- Deaf Child Crossing, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing;, 2002
- Nobody's Perfect (With Doug Cooney), Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers, 2006
- Leading Ladies (With Doug Cooney), Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers, 2007
- I'll Scream Later, Gallery, 2009
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Release Date: 2006-06-01
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS & PERSONAL APPEARANCES Greater Talent Network / GTN Carol Bruckner www.greatertalentnetwork.com email: CarolB@greatertalent.com 212-647-6305
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