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Janet Zarish Biography – Janet Zarish Wiki
Janet Zarish is an American actress and the wife of the late Mark Blum who passed on due to Covid 19 complications at the age of 69. Her husband was an American actor in movies, on television, and on the stage majorly known for his role in “Desperately Seeking Susan”, “Crocodile Dundee” and the television series “You”. She is known for her work in television, movies and the theatre. She is an Associate Arts Professor and Head of Acting of the Graduate Acting Program at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She received her B.F.A. at The Juilliard School under John Houseman.
The actress has appeared on and Off-Broadway, starring in Other’s People Money at the Minetta Lane Theater and Miss Julie at the Roundabout Theatre. She appeared in soap operas as Natalie Bannon on As the World Turns in the early 1980s, and as Lee Halpern on One Life to Live from 1986 to 1988, and again from 2008 to 2009. She has also guest-starred on Law & Order, Forever, New York Undercover, Seinfeld, Mad About You, and Blue Bloods. Her Seinfeld episode, “The Alternate Side,” was selected as one of Seinfeld’s top ten episodes by Rolling Stone. In the film, she played supporting roles in Mystic Pizza and The Next Big Thing. She directed “Measure For Measure” off-Broadway at The Duke Theater.
Janet Zarish Age
She was born on April 9, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, the U.S.
Janet Zarish Husband
She was married to her husband actor Mark Blum from the year 2005 until his time of death on March 26, 2020, at the age of 69 as a result of Covid 19 illness complications.
Mark Blum Death
Her husband died at New York-Presbyterian Hospital after being diagnosed last week with the coronavirus, the widower said. The couple had not traveled recently or knowingly been in contact with anyone with the virus, she said, but her husband had asthma.
The New York theater company Playwrights Horizons first announced his death Thursday morning on Twitter. “With love and heavy hearts, Playwrights Horizons pays tribute to Mark Blum, a dear longtime friend, and a consummate artist who passed this week,” the company said. “Thank you, Mark, for all you brought to our theater, and to theaters and audiences across the world. We will miss you.”
Janet Zarish Kids
Details of whether she had kids or not are unavailable.
Janet Zarish Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches tall.
Janet Zarish Net Worth
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“I’m obsessed with language, and I feel so jazzed when I read plays with gorgeous language that have all these intellectual, witty levels, where human beings are actually speaking at their capacity.” Read an interview with alumna Janet Zarish (Group 5), who is directing Juilliard Drama’s production of George Bernard Shaw’s ‘Major Barbara,’ opening this week! Link in bio. #juilliarddrama #janetzarish #director #georgebernardshaw #shaw #majorbarbara #play #drama #theater #theatre #actor #acting