Elissa Durwood Grodin Biography – Elissa Durwood Grodin Wiki
Elissa Durwood Grodin is an author and the wife of actor Charles Grodin, who passed away on May 18, 2021, at the age of 86. She is the author of such books as Death by Hitchcock, Physics Can Be Fatal, and The Happy Prince.
She started out writing as a book and film reviewer. Elissa said on her author website that the spirit in which she writes books for children and adults is influenced by the philosopher and educator, Howard Thurman, who said: “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and go do that, because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”
She attended pre-school at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. She attended Antioch and Dartmouth Colleges, and The School of Visual Arts in NYC. When she lived in London she wrote for the Times Literary Supplement.
Elissa Durwood Grodin Age
Elissa Durwood Grodin’s age is unclear. She was born in Kansas City, Missouri, the fourth of six children of Geneva Durwood and Stan Durwood. Her husband, Charles Grodin, was born on April 21, 1935, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and died on May 18, 2021 aged 86 at his home in Wilton, Connecticut, from bone marrow cancer.
Charles Grodin Wife – Charles Grodin Elissa Durwood Grodin
She was married to actor/writer Charles Grodin from 1983 until his death in May 2021. Charles Grodin and Elissa Durwood Grodin have a son, Nick Grodin (born Nicholas Theodore Grodin). Charles was previously married to his first wife, Julia Ferguson, with whom he had a daughter, comedian Marion Grodin.
Elissa Durwood Grodin Instagram
Elissa’s Instagram handle is @elissagrodin_mysteries.