Garry Marshall Height, Weight, Age, Biography & More
Bio Real NameGarry Kent Marshall NicknameNot Known ProfessionActor, Writer, Producer, Director Famous ForDirecting "Pretty Woman" (1990) TV Series "Happy Days" (1974-1984) Physical Stats & More Heightin centimeters- 178 cm in meters- 1.78 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 10” Weight (approx.) in Kilograms- 82 kg in Pounds- 180 lbs Eye ColourGrey Hair ColourWhite Personal Life Date of BirthNovember 13, 1934 Date of DeathJuly 19, 2016 Place of DeathBurbank, California, U.S. Age (as in 2016)81 Years Birth PlaceThe Bronx, New York, U.S Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio NationalityAmerican HometownNew York, U.S. SchoolDeWitt Clinton High School, New York, U.S. CollegeNorthwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, U.S. Educational QualificationsGraduate DebutActing debut (as a child actor): The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show (1950-1958) As a director: Young Doctors in Love (1982) FamilyFather- Late Anthony W. Marshall (Producer, Actor) Mother- Late Marjorie Irene (Tap dance teacher, owned a tap dance school) Brother- N/A Sisters- Ronny Marshall Hallin (Middle sister, Producer), Penny Marshall (Younger sister, Actress)
Some Lesser Known Facts About Garry Marshall
While he was in college, he used to write for his college sports magazine.
In Northwestern University, he was the classmate of popular comic book artist, Steve Ditko.
He started his career as a joke writer for comedians, Joey Bishop and Phil Foster.
He appeared in all of his movies (mostly in cameo roles).
He used to cast actor, “Hector Elizondo” in almost all of his movies. He also used to cast actors, Patrick Richwood and Larry Miller in his movies.
He was known for showing sports centric scenes in his movies. He was a big fan of Basketball.
He had a hobby of making photo album of each of his movies, he used to click photograph with every member of the crew.
He had a phobia from heights.
He has a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.
He died because of pneumonia after a stroke.