Marni Nixon

Marni Nixon was an actress who made a successful career for herself in film. Nixon started off her career in film with roles in the Audrey Hepburn adaptation "My Fair Lady" (1964) and the Julie Andrews dramatic ... Read more »
Born: 02/22/1930 in Altadena, California, USA

Filmography

Actor (7)

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

I Think I Do 1998 (Movie)

Aunt Alice (Actor)

Mulan 1998 (Movie)

Singing Voice of Grandmother Fa (Actor)

Jack and the Beanstalk 1966 - 1967 (TV Show)

Voice

The Sound of Music 1965 (Movie)

Sister Sophia (Actor)

My Fair Lady 1964 (Movie)

Singing Voice of Eliza (Actor)

Biography

Marni Nixon was an actress who made a successful career for herself in film. Nixon started off her career in film with roles in the Audrey Hepburn adaptation "My Fair Lady" (1964) and the Julie Andrews dramatic adaptation "The Sound of Music" (1965). She went on to tackle roles in "Jack and the Beanstalk" (1966-67), "The Making of My Fair Lady: More Loverly Than Ever" (1994-95) and "I Think I Do" (1998). She also appeared in the Lea Salonga box office smash animated movie "Mulan" (1998) and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1999-). More recently, Nixon acted on "Popular Song: Soundtrack of the Century" (2001-02). Marni Nixon died on July 24, 2016 at the age of 96 following a long battle with breast cancer. Nixon was the mother of '70s soft rock star Andrew Gold, best known for his 1978 hit "Thank You For Being A Friend," which later became the theme of popular sitcom "The Golden Girls" (NBC 1985-1992)

Relationships

Ernest Gold Music

Husband
Married Divorced

Andrew Gold Song

Son

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