Marissa Jaret Winokur who is an American actress is mainly known as Marissa Winokur. The Tony-award winner, Marissa is well known for the John Water’s film, Hairspray and also for Stacked, written by her husband, Judah Miller. She has even participated in Dancing with the Stars show.
Marissa’s hard work and determination have earned her Drama Desk Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, and Theatre World Award too. Winning multiple awards and gaining immense popularity she has earned 54.4k fan followers on her Instagram account.
Fans are curious to be more familiar with her personal life besides the camera. So, let us take a tour of Marissa Jaret Winokur married life, husband, children, wiki, career, and net worth.
Marissa Jaret Winokur Married Life with Husband and Children
Talking about Marissa Jaret Winokur married life, she is a happily married lady to a very supportive husband. She tied the knot with her now-husband, Judah Miller on October 7, 2006, who is a writer on Stacked. After less than two years of their marriage, the duo announced that they were expecting their first child through surrogacy in March 2008. On July 22, 2008, the couple welcomed their baby boy named, Zev Issac Miller.
Caption: Marissa Jaret Winokur with her husband and son.
Marissa is living a blissful married life with her husband and child. The couple has already celebrated their 11th marriage anniversary and is still going strong. There is no any rumor of separation or divorce in their blissful married life.
Marissa Jaret never had any past relationship. So, we can say that Marissa husband, Judah Millar is a fortunate man. We wish the bonding remains strong forever.
Marissa Jaret Winokur Career
Marissa Jaret Winokur won the 2003 Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical, Drama Desk Award, Theatre World Award, and Outer Critics Circle Award for her performance in Hairspray. She appeared on Broadway as a character of Jan in the revival of Grease.
Winokur has also played various roles in movies such as American Beauty, Never Been Kissed, Teaching Mrs. Tingle, the send-up Scary Movie, Beautiful Girl, Fever Pitch, and she gave her voices in Shrek the Halls. Winokur along with Pamela Anderson co-starred in the TV series Stacked. She also played on an episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm.
Marissa returned to Hairspray on December 9, 2008, and played the role of Tracy until the show’s closing on January 4, 2009. She hosted the reality competition series Dance Your Ass Off. In October 2010, Winokur joined a new talk show, The Talk, that emphasized stories of parenting, events in the headlines, and everyday life. Marrisa left The Talk show in earlier 2011 so that she could focus on her clothing line and her other TV projects.
In 2018, Winokur participated on the American version of Celebrity Big Brother as one of the houseguests. She won Celebrity Big Brother over Ross Mathews on February 25, 2018.
Marissa Jaret Winokur Wiki-Bio
Marissa was born in the year 1973 in New York City. She celebrates her birthday on 2nd of February, which makes her age 45. She grew up in Bedford Village along with her three siblings.
Marissa Jaret Winokur belongs to American nationality and is of Jewish descent. She doesn’t stand tall as her height measures 5 feet only.
Caption: Family Time: Marissa is having fun with her sister, niece, and son.
Marissa is the daughter of Maxin who is a teacher and Michael Winokur who is an architect. She was a cheerleader and captain of high school soccer team at Fox Lane High School. She graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in 1993.
Marissa Winokur is a cervical cancer survivor, diagnosed with glandular cancer before getting engaged to her now-husband, Judah Millar. After the cure, when she realized the love and care of Judah during the period of her hospitalization, Marissa instantly fell in love with him.
Marissa Jaret Winokur Net worth
Because of her immense popularity and successful career, we can assume Marissa has earned a handsome amount of money. Recently, she won the cash prize of $250,000 by winning against TV personality Ross Mathews. So, her net worth has just risen by hundreds of thousands of dollars. However, as of 2018, Marissa Janet Winokur’s net worth is under review.
Hence, stay tuned for the latest updates on Marissa Janet Winokur’s net worth and other details about her personal life.