Markie Post Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 13 Aug, 2018
Facts of Markie Post
Date of Birth: 1950 , November-4
Age: 67 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Markie Post
Birth Name Marjorie Armstrong Post
Nick Name "Markie"
Father Richard F. Post
Mother Marylee Post
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Palo Alto
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For ABC, NBC
Net Worth 12 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color White
Body Measurements 34-23-34
Breast Size 34B
Waist size 23
Hip Size 34
Weight in KG 50kg
Famous for The Fall Guy on ABC
Married Yes
Married to Michael A. Ross (m. 1982)
Children Daisy Ross, Katie Ross
Education Pomona College
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Markie Post is an American actress widely recognized for her significant role as Terri Michaels on the ABC sitcom The Fall Guy, as George Ann Lahti Hartman on CBS sitcom Hearts Afire and NBC sitcom Night Court as Christine Sullivan.

In 1994, the actress won the Cable ACE Award for best children’s program special category from a series 6 and Young. Markie has also nominated in several awards including TV Land Awards and Behind the Voice Actors Awards.

Early Life And Education Of Markie Post

Markie Post was born on November 4, 1950, in Palo Alto, California as the daughter of nuclear physicist Richard F. Post and a poet Marylee Post. She has two siblings  Rodney Post and  Stephen Pos. 

Markie Post was raised in Stanford and Walnut Creek along with her siblings. She went to Las Lomas High School. She was on the school cheerleader team. Later, Markie graduated from Lewis & Clark College in Oregon. She briefly went to Pomona College as well. 

Markie Post's Professional Career

Markie Post worked on different game shows before her acting career.  Initially, Markie served as an associate producer at Alex Trebek’s Double Dare.

CAPTION: Hollywood star Markie Post SOURCE: The wrap

Later, she appeared in films like Card Sharks and The New Card Sharks. She also appeared on TV shows like  E! True Hollywood Story, Electra Woman and Dyna Girl and 1st to Die.

However, her major career breakthrough came with the role of ‘Christine Sullivan’ on Night Court in 1984. Markie Post has been active in the entertainment industry since 1978 and has landed a number of breakout roles in several successful movies. 

In 2017, she appeared in a short film Keep the Gaslight Burning. She featured in an episode of the TV series Santa Clarita Diet in 2018. 

Markie Post's Net Worth And Earnings 

According to Celebrity net worth, Markie Post has an estimated net worth of $12 million from her profession, endorsements, and sponsorship.

In the year 1998, Post played the role Mary's Mom in the movie There's Something About Mary which became a box office success grossing over $369.9 million on a budget of $23 million. In the movie, she shared the screen alongside Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon, and Ben Stiller.

Markie has also involved in several charitable works and movements. 

Markie Post's Personal Life

Markie Post has been married twice.  Her first marriage to her college sweetheart Stephen Knox was unsuccessful. She married Stephen in 1971, and their divorce was finalized on 5 September 1972.  Markie post has no children with her first husband, Stephen Knox.

CAPTION: Markie Post and his husband Michael A. Ross SOURCE: Zimbio

She had a brief affair with Mark Dawson, after her divorce. The relationship lasted as Markie fell in love with Michael A. Ross, a producer, and a writer.  Markie Post married her boyfriend, Michael A.Ross on 7th February 1982. They have two daughters, Katie Ross and Daisy Ross

Markie had numerous illustrious affairs and rumors of romantic linkups to her name. She was allegedly in an affair with former POTUS Bill Clinton.

There were alleged claims that Markie Post and Bill Clinton had secret meetings in California hotels. Surprisingly enough, Markie Post was even kept in the list of Hillary Clinton's lesbian lovers.

Markie Post's Body Measurement 

Markie Post stands at the height of 5ft 6 inch. 

Body Measurement: 34-23-34 inches

Weight: 50kg

Wasit Size: 34

Hip Size: 34

Breast Size: 34B

Hair Color: light brown 

Eye Color: Brown