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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...
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Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue Reveal the Secrets to a Lasting Marriage

Celebrity couple Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue talked about their conversations with 40 celebrated couples in long marriages, asking the question, “what makes a marriage last?” The answers to that question are revealed in a new book co-written by Marlo and Phil called What Makes a Marriage Last. The book is available now in paperback. For more information, go to

Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue on "What Makes a Marriage Last"

What makes a marriage last? Who doesn’t want to know the answer to that question? To unlock this mystery, iconic couple Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue crisscrossed the country and conducted intimate conversations with forty celebrated couples whose long marriages they’ve admired—from award-winning actors, athletes, and newsmakers to writers, comedians, musicians, and a former U.S. president and First Lady. Through these conversations, Marlo and Phil also revealed the rich journey of their own marriage. The couple joined us to share a little of their story.

Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue

Power couple Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue talk about secrets to a happy marriage. Their New York Times bestseller, What Makes a Marriage Last, is now out in paperback.

Double Date with Marlo Thomas & Phil Donahue

Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue fell in love on live television and wed over 40 years ago. Eavesdrop as they visit the homes of famous long-marrieds for intimate conversations about enduring love and all its challenges: family, career, conflict, addiction, illness, jealousy — everything that binds couples together or can break them apart. With lots of laughs around the coffee table, we hear private takes, internal struggles and hilarious anecdotes from the likes of Viola Davis & Julius Tennon; Sting & Trudie Styler; Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka; Ray & Anna Romano; John McEnroe & Patty Smyth; Ten Danson & Mary Steenburgen; Kelly Ripa & Mark Consuelos; Bob Woodward & Elsa Walsh; Rodney & Holly Robinson Peete; George Stephanopoulos & Ali Wentworth; Patricia Cornwell & Staci Gruber; Judges Judy & Jerry Sheindlin; Dr. Sanjay & Rebecca Gupta; President Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter; John & Justine Leguizamo; David & Mary Boies; Bryan Cranston & Robin Dearden; Jesse & Jacqueline Jackson; Rob & Michele Reiner; and Michael J. Fox & Tracy Pollan. iHeartMedia is the exclusive podcast partner of Pushkin Industries.

Marlo Thomas and Phil Donahue talk about their new podcast

Actor Marlo Thomas and her husband, legendary talk show host Phil Donahue, are teaming up for a new podcast called “Double Date,” inspired by their book, “What Makes a Marriage Last.” They join the show to discuss it and to dish advice they’ve learned from over 40 years together.