Lisa Gerritsen Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Mar, 2021
Facts of Lisa Gerritsen
Date of Birth: 1957 , December-21
Age: 63 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Lisa Gerritsen
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California, USA
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Profession Actress
Net Worth $1 million
Affair with John Rustan
Boyfriend John Rustan
Married Yes
Married to John Rustan
Children 1
Movies Airport (1970), The War Between Men and Women (1972), Mixed Company (1974)
TV Show The Mary Tyler Moore Show (1970-75), Phyllis (1975-77), The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan (1972), My World and Welcome to It (1960-70), Family Affair, Gunsmoke
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Lisa Gerritsen is a former American actress who is most notable for her work as Phyllis Lindstrom in the TV series The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spin-off Phyllis. Turned professional in 1968, Gerritsen made 24 acting credits until her retirement in 1978; lastly, she made a guest appearance in Insight 

Her other TV works include The Amazing Chan and the Chan ClanThe Wonderful World of Disney, and more. Besides, Gerritsen also appeared in movies like Airport, Mixed Company, and others. 

Family Background In Acting- What Is Lisa Gerritsen's Age?

Lisa Gerritsen was born on December 21, 1957, in Los Angeles, California, United States of America. She is an American as per her nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. Her birth name is Lisa Orszag

As of March 2021, Lisa is 63 years old.

Details of her parents and siblings are missing. She is a granddaughter of veteran screenwriter True Eames Boardman. Her great-grandparents True Boardman and Virginia True Boardman were silent film actors. 

No doubt, such family influence grew acting interest in Lisa at a young age & by the age of 8, she was performing in a local summer parks department production. 

Professional Career And Wiki

Encouraged by her mother and grandfather, Lisa Gerritsen landed her debut role in an episode of The Doris Day Show, in 1968. She later worked in the TV series Gunsmoke from 1968-70. The actress made her movie debut appearing in a 1970 movie Airport. The following year, she was a cast in A Howling in the Woods

Lisa obtained immense fame after she joined the cast of the American TV sitcom The Mary Tyler Moore Show from 1970-75. She reprised the role in the spin-off series Phyllis from (1975-77). 

CAPTION: Former child actor Lisa Gerritsen SOURCE: Showbiz Imagery - Tumblr

Gerritsen subsequently worked in various TV shows like The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan, The Wonderful World of Disney, and more. Prior to acting, Lis also worked as an Independent Relocation Coordinator and Facilities Project Manager in the San Francisco Bay area. Furthermore, she worked for a large software company in California, in the 1990s. 

Net Worth & Income Sources- What Is She Doing Now?

Lisa Gerritsen's net worth according to some reliable sources is believed to be around $1 million. Her main source of income is her work in movies and TV series. Throughout her career, the American former actress made notable appearances in The Amazing Chan and the Chan Clan (1972), The Mary Tyler Moore Show(1970-75), & Phyllis (1975-77).

Along with her salary, Lisa always remained low-key about her property details too. 

But for the past few decades, the actress is away from the mainstream. Gerritsen's last TV appearance was in 1978 in the TV series Insight in which she appeared as a Lisa Sears. At the moment, it is still a mystery about her recent career except she worked for a large software company in California in the 90s. Possibly she does enjoy the perks of her successful acting venture.

Currently, Lisa lives in California with her husband.

Mother Of A Child With Husband

Lisa Gerritsen is a married woman. The actress tied the knot with her husband John Rustan, in 2000, in an intimate wedding ceremony. The couple has been sharing a loving relationship for a long time. Together, they are parents to a son but has kept the detail on their child under wraps.

Currently, they reside in Petaluma, California.

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