Markie Post net worth: The world is currently mourning the death of one of the most influential and outstanding Hollywood actresses Marjorie Armstrong Post, popularly known as Markie Post. She is famous for her role in the film Night Court which she starred in between 1984 and 1992. Up until her shocking death on the 7th of August 2021,she was still active. In this article, we will be considering her life, career, cause of death and her net worth as at the time she passed away.
Net worth: $12 million
Full Name: Marjorie Armstrong Post
Date of Birth: November 4,1950
Occupation: Actress, producer
Marital Status: Married
Years Active: 1978-August 2021
Marjorie Armstrong Post, popularly known as Markie Post, was born on 4th November, 1950 on Palo Alto, California, USA. His father was a famous scientist by name Richard F. Post while her mother Marylee Post was a poet. She attended Lewis & Clarke College, and Las Lomas High School respectively.
Before taking up a career in acting, Markie Post worked as a cheerleader in several game shows. She began her career as a member of the production crew that was headed by Tom Kennedy during the production of the film, Split Seconds. She was involved in several game shows, such as The Match Game-Hollywood Squares Hour, The (New) $25,000 Pyramid, The $100,000 Pyramid, and Super Password.
Markie Post began starring in few episodes of various TV series like The Greatest American Hero, The A-Team, Details at Eleven, The Only Church in Town and Hot Styles. She also featured in the popular series Buck Roger’s in the 25th Century. She became popular after starring in the action movie The Fall Guy before moving on to feature in the comedy series Night Court which made her more popular in Hollywood.
Post later became a regular in other drama series such as The District, Scrubs and the comedy series Hearts Afire, along with several other TV dramas and series.
Markie Post had been married twice, first to her ex-husband Stephen Knox in 1971. The marriage lasted for one year before the pair went their separate ways. She later married Michael A. Ross who was also an actor and a writer, in 1982. Their marriage yielded two daughters.
Markie Post’ Death
On the 7th of August, the entire world was shocked to receive the news of Markie Post’ death. It was revealed according to her Manager Ellen Lubin Sanitsky through New YORK Times, that the popular actress died as a result of cancer, a sickness she has been battling with four years. She died, leaving her husband Michael A. Ross and her two lovely daughters Kate Armstrong Ross and Daisy Schoenborn to mourn her death. She died at the age of 70 after a successful and fulfilled career.
Markie Post Net worth
As at the time of her death Markie Post net worth was $12 million.