Marj Dusay is an American actress known for her roles in series like Guiding Light and movie MacArthur. She won many awards for her performance in the series and movies. Dusay is was married twice and has two children from her first marriage. She was active in the entertainment industry from 1965 to 2009.
Marj Dusay was born in Russell, Kansas, the U.S. on February 20, 1936. As per her nationality, Dusay is an American by birth and belongs to the White ethnic group. She was born under the star sign of Pisces. The details of her parents and siblings (if any) is not available. Marj Dusay graduated from the University of Kansas.
Marj Dusay has been married two times. Her first marriage was with doctor John Dusay. They married in 1955 but separated after a few years with a divorce in 1962. They had a son and a daughter together. Their son died in 1993 and their daughter Debra is currently an actress.
Later, in 1967 she was married to Thomas Perine. They were together for a long period of time. But unfortunately, her husband passed away on May 15, 1987. She does not have any children from her second husband.
Marj Dusay net worth as of 2019 is estimated to be $6 million. Moreover, she garnered a reported amount of net worth from her long professional career.
Well, she used to earn a decent amount of income from her acting profession. But now she is not active in the field of acting. Also, there is no report of her engagement with other works. So, her current income per annum is not available.
Dusay in her earlier days was working with the improvisational comedy group. Later on December 21, 1967, she got an opportunity to work in television series Cimarron Strip.
Shortly afterward, she appeared in a movie titled Sweet November. She later worked in many other films like Clambake, Blondie, MacArthur, and The Facts of Life. She also worked in serials like All My Children, Guiding Light, Days of Our Lives, McMillan and Wife and others.
Marj Dusay has been honored with many awards for her contribution to the entertainment industry. She won Special Fan Award America’s Favorite Villain in 2002 for her role on All My Children.
Also, she got Daytime Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Guiding Light in 1995. Furthermore, she was awarded a Soap Opera Digest Award Outstanding Villainess and Soap Opera Digest Award Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role.
She has also won Soap Opera Digest Award Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role on a Daytime Serial for Capitol.