Full Name at Birth
Marlee Beth Matlin
Date of Birth
Claim to Fame
Children of a Lesser God and The West Wing
Innovative Artists L.A.
(1997) TV commercial for AT&T TTY Relay Services
TV commercial for Apple Computer (1993)
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Marlee Beth Matlin (born August 24, 1965) is an American actress. She is the only deaf performer to win the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, which she won for Children of a Lesser God. At the age of 21, she became the youngest woman in history to win that award. Her work in film and television has resulted in a Golden Globe award, with two additional nominations, and four Emmy nominations. Deaf since she was 18 months old, she is also a prominent member of the National Association of the Deaf. Her longtime interpreter is Jack Jason.
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