Marlo Thomas


Marlo Thomas Reflects on Working With Lucille Ball in Tribute to Aaron Sorkin’s ‘Being the Ricardos’

For Variety‘s Writers on Writers, Marlo Thomas pens a tribute to “Being the Ricardos” (screenplay by Aaron Sorkin).  There is a wonderful scene in “Being the Ricardos” — Aaron Sorkin’s wrenching chronicle of the pioneering TV comedy series “I Love Lucy” — in which Lucy drags two of her co-stars to the studio at 2 a.m., during a thunderstorm, to re-block a comic moment in a dinner scene that hadn’t gone well in rehearsal. It wasn’t even her bit — it was between her two fellow actors — but she knew it wasn’t good enough, funny enough. And so we watch...

Marlo Thomas and Husband Phil Donahue Have a Surprising Net Worth

Although she’s best known for her role in the television sitcom That Girl, Marlo Thomas is often recognized in St. Jude commercials. On Nov. 21, Thomas celebrated her birthday, making the American actress, producer, and social activist, 83 years old. Article continues below advertisement. In honor of Thomas’ birthday, we’d...