Marilu Henner Net Worth

Marilu Henner Net Worth, How did the American actress acquire her wealth? Read on to find out more about Marilu Henner Net Worth, her career and relationship.

About Marilu Henner 

Marilu Henner Net Worth

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Marilu Henner is a famous American actress, producer, radio host, and author famous for her role as Elaine O’Connor Nardo in the ABC/NBC sitcom Taxi, a role she played until 1983 and received five Golden Globe Award nominations.

She also co-starred in films such as Hammett (1982), The Man Who Loved Women (1983), Cannonball Run II (1984), Johnny Dangerously (1984), Rustlers’ Rhapsody (1985), L.A. Story (1991), and Noises Off (1992).

Marilu made a return to television with a role in Evening Shade, a CBS sitcom that aired from 1990 to 1994 before landing other roles in many made-for-television movies.

She has achieved immense success throughout her career and has raked in a huge amount of fortune as well.

So what is Marilu Henner Net Worth? Read on to find out more about Marilu Henner Net Worth.

Full Name: Mary Lucy Denise Henner
Profession: Radio Host, Producer, Actress
Date of Birth: April 6, 1952
Nationality: American
Age: 67
Net Worth: $15 Million

Marilu Henner Early Life and Career 

Mary Lucy Denise Henner popularly known as Marilu Henner was born on April 6, 1952, in Chicago, Illinois, to parents Loretta Callis (born Nikoleta Kalogeropoulos), and Joseph Henner (whose surname was originally Pudlowski).

She is the third of six children of her parents. Her mother Loretta did of arthritis at age 58 and her father died of a heart attack at age 52. She is of both Greek and Polish descent.

Marilu grew up in the northwest part of Chicago in the Logan Square neighborhood. Before the death of her mother, she was president of the National Association of Dance and Affiliated Arts and ran the Henner Dance School for 20 years.

She began dancing from an early age and took her first dance class at age 2.

When she turned 14, Henner had already begun teaching dance lessons at her family’s studio and choreographed shows at local high schools and colleges until leaving the Chicago area during her third year of college.

Marilu started her career in acting from college in 1971. During her time at the University of Chicago, Henner worked for thе “Grease” Musical.


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She made her film debut in 1977 in the film, ‘Between the Lines’. After that, ѕhе worked in the film ‘Bloodbrothers’ in 1978 where she was cast alongside American actor, Richard Gere.

However, she got her acting breakthrough after she landed the role as Elaine Nardo in an American situation comedy called ‘Taxi’. Following her breakthrough, Henner went on to play the lead role in the film titled “Hammett” in 1982 directed under the banner of Wim Wenders.

Henner later proceeded to star in numerous movies which include thе 1983 film, ‘The Man Who Loved Women’, ‘Johny Dangerously’, in 1984, ‘Perfect’ in 1985, and after six years, she made her comeback with a feature as Trudi in the film, ‘LA Story’.

Thereafter, she took a break from the big screen to work in another situation comedy called ‘Evening Shade’ from 1990 to 1994.

Then, she made a return back to filming in big-screen movies such as “Man on the Moon” in 1999. The movie was based on her co-star frоm thе situation comedy, “Taxi”.

In 2013, Henner landed the role of a dominating mother of a bride in the music video of singers “Brooks & Dunn” called “You Can’t Take the Honky Out of the Girl”.

Frоm 2006-2007, Henner hosted the TV series ‘America’s Ballroom Challenge’. Ѕhе currently hosts a radio show called ‘The Marilu Henner Show’.

Marilu Henner Net Worth 

As of 2019, Marilu Henner Net Worth is $15 Million. Marilu Henner Net Worth is mostly accumulated from her career as an actor, film producer, writer, and author.

She has earned a great deal of wealth working in numerous films and sitcoms, and also from sales of her books. Furthermore, her radio shows have contributed significantly to her net worth.

Other information about her investments, cars, and houses are currently unavailable. But, we will update you soon.

Marilu Henner Personal Life

Marilu Henner has been married three times and divorced twice. She married her first husband and fellow actor, Frederick Forest in 1980 but divorced him shortly after in 1982.

She later married movie director Robert Lieberman in 1990. But, however, like the first, her union with Robert didn’t work out as intended and it ended in divorce in 2001. The couple had two kids together namely; Nicholas Morgan and Joseph Marlon.

After 5 years of her divorce, Henner met and married her third husband Michael Brown, who was one of her college classmates on 21 December 2006.

The two tied the knot in front of 100 people at her Los Angeles home.

However, Henner was diagnosed with Hyperthymesia, a condition in which one recalls specific details of her life ever since she was a small child.

Awards and Achievements

Marilu Henner has received numerous accolades for her outstanding roles and performances throughout her career. Firstly, she appeared on the first season of the reality game show of NBC’s ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ as a contestant.

Also, she was nominated for thе “American Comedy Award” following her impressive performance in the film ‘LA Story’.

Henner was also nominated for the Golden Globe Award for her role in ‘Taxi’ and she competed in the 23rd season of the dance competition TV series called “Dancing With The Stars”.

She is also a prolific writer with 9 books written by her on themes like memory, health, and diet.

Published books

Uncover Your Past, Take Charge of Your Future (April 24, 2012): Total Memory Makeover

Wear Your Life Well: Use What You Have To Get What You Want (April 8, 2008)

Healthy Holidays (Oct 1, 2002)

Help Them Eat Smart and Stay Active-For Life! (August 7, 2001): Healthy Kids

Healthy Life Kitchen (July 10, 2000)

(October 12, 1999) I Refuse To Raise a Brat

The 30-Day Total Health Makeover (March 3, 1999)

Marilu Henner’s Total Health Makeover (May 6, 1998)

By All Means Keep On Moving (September 5, 1994)


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