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Marsha Mason

Marsha Mason (born April 3, 1942) is an American actress. Born in St. Louis, Missouri, she was married to playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon, and starred in several movies based on his works, including The Goodbye Girl, Chapter Two, Only When I Laugh, The Cheap Detective and Max Dugan Returns. Chapter Two, in fact, was based on her relationship with Simon.

She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for Cinderella Liberty, The Goodbye Girl, Chapter Two and Only When I Laugh.

In 2001 she opened an herbal medicine shop, selling products from the garden of her home in Abiquiu, New Mexico.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.

Marsha Mason Facts

BirthdayApril 3, 1942 (81)
BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, USA
Awards1978 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical (for The Goodbye Girl)
1974 Golden Globe Awards: Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (for Cinderella Liberty)

Selected Filmography

Heartbreak Ridge
Drop Dead Fred
The Goodbye Girl
Caddyshack 2
Bride and Prejudice
Broken Trust
Chapter Two
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