Arleen Sorkin Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 26 Dec, 2016
Facts of Arleen Sorkin
Date of Birth: 1955 , October-14
Age: 63 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Arleen Sorkin
Father Irving Sorkin
Mother Joyce Sorkin
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Washington, D.C
Profession Actress
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Married Yes
Married to Christopher Lloyd ( 1995)
Children Eli Lloyd, Owen Lloyd
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, More
Movies Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker,Bhutto 2010
TV Show Gotham Girls
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A very versatile and talented celebrity Arleen Sorkin is an Emmy Award-nominated American actress, screenwriter, presenter, comedian, and walker talker. She is known best for her role as Calliope Jones on the daytime serial Days of Our Lives and voicing as Harley Quinn in Batman: The Animated Series.

Early Life

Arleen Sorkin was born to Irving Sorkin, a dentist, on 14th October 1955 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. There is no any information available regarding her early days in any media. However, we can presume she was interested in acting since her childhood days. Following her dreams to appear on the television, she must have studied or got trained in acting.

Early Career

Arleen started her career as a cabaret in the late 1970s. In the early 1980s, he joined a comedy group “The High-Heeled Women” which later led her to be the origin female co-host on America’s Funniest People. In 1984, she made her debut on the television screen in the show Days of Our Lives as Calliope Jones. She played the role from 1984-1990 and returned as a guest in 1992, 2001 and 2006.

In 1992, Arleen Sorkin was dismissed by Vin Di Bona of America’s Funniest Pople with an aim to hire an ethnic minority group, African-American. Arleen Sorkin then filed a lawsuit against Di Bona for emotional injury and harming her professional reputation.

Arleen Sorkin has given her voice in video games and also in the animated movies. She is known best for giving her voice in DC Comic’s Batman as Harley Quinn. Beside, Arleen is also an author of Picture Perfect. 

Awards and Achievements

Arleen Sorkin has been nominated twice for Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in Drama Series 1989 and 1988, News and Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story-Long Form in 2012 and VGX Award for Best Voice in 2009.

Personal life

Arleen Sorkin is a married woman. She is married to her husband Christopher Lloyd who is an American screenwriter and producer. Having been in the same profession, the couple has been encouraging, motivating and supporting each other. The two met each other in their work. They started liking each other and eventually started dating. After being in a relationship for some while, the couple announced their marriage in 1995. The couple is blessed with two adorable children.

Currently, Arleen Sorkin is very happy with her husband and enjoying her marital life to the fullest, giving no any space for the word ‘divorce’ in their life. Both the couple is honest and faithful toward each other.

Net Worth

Arleen Sorkin was active in the movie industry since 1983 till 2012. She used to receive a very good pay for her work and therefore, can be believed that her net worth is in million though her exact net worth is not mentioned anywhere. Sixty years old, Arleen Sorkin, though has taken retirement from her active entertainment career from appearing on screen, she might have engaged herself behind the scene.

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