Marilou York Biography

Updated On Mar 25, 2019 Published On Jan 07, 2018
Facts of Marilou York
Date of Birth: 1955 , February-11
Birth Nation: United States
Name Marilou York
Birth Name Marilou York
Nick Name Marilou
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Dentist
Famous for Being the wife of Mark Hamill
Married Yes
Married to Mark Hamill
Children 3
Divorce No
Education Parkland College
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Marilou York is a famous dental hygienist who is best known as the American stage, screen and voice actor, Mark Hamill's wife.

Marilou York's early life

Marilou York was born on February 11, 1955, with the birth sign of Aquarius in the United States.


CAPTION: Marilou York with husband Mark Hamill

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After completing her elementary education from Carmi Township Halls High School, she joined the Parkland College. Marilou holds an American nationality.

Marilou York's career

There is not much information about her professional career. However, Marilou York is a famous dental hygienist and is known for her personal life.

Besides being a dental hygienist, she is a co-producer of the 2004 direct-to DVD mockumentary, Comic Book The Movie in which her husband played the role of Donald Swan in the movie, as well as, worked as a director and producer.

Marilou York's career is mostly overshadowed by that of her husband who is the famous Luke Skywalker from the Star Wars series.

The famous actor has worked with Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, and Laura Dern in the series.

Marilou York's personal life

Talking about Marilou York's personal life, she got married to her boyfriend turned husband, Mark Hamill in 1978 after dating for a couple of years.

The pair first met when Marilou was working as a dental hygienist. The couple exchanged the vows in a private civil ceremony.

The husband and wife welcomed their first child, Nathan Hamill, on June 25, 1979, in the United Kingdom. After four years, the couple again gave welcomed their second son, Griffin Hamill. Later Marilou gave birth to their first daughter, Chelsea Hamill.

Currently, the couple is leading over four decades of married life with no rumors of divorce or separation issues or extra-marital affairs. They have also not been part of any controversies till the date.

Mark Hamill and Marilou York love to travel the world and are often spotted in worlds beautiful destinations. The couple is famous on social networking sites, and we can see numerous pictures of them on their social media profile. 

Her husband is active on Instagram with 3.5 million followers and 2.95 million followers on his Twitter account as of November 2018.

Marilou York's net worth

Marilou York is strong by her financial status. Her husband Mark Hamill is well-established American stage screen and voice actor and receives a good amount of salary.

Though Marilou York' net worth is not disclosed, no doubt, she is a millionaire.

As of 2018, Mark Hamill's net worth is estimated to be $18 million. Marilou owns an apartment in Los Angeles, California, which is also part of his and wife Marilou York's net worth.

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Born in United State

February 11 , 1955

Marilou York was born in United State on February 11, 1955, to her American parents. She grew up along with her siblings. She is well-known as a spouse of the famous American actor, director, and producer, Mark Hamill.

Got married to Mark Hamill

December 17 , 1978

Marliou York married her husband, Mark Hamill after dating for a couple of years. The pair exchanged their vows on December 17, 1978, making the ceremony quite private.

Total Net Worth


Marilou York's husband, Mark Hamill earns a huge amount of money through his career and his net worth is estimated at $18 million as of 2018. 

Gave a birth to Nathan Hamill

June 25 , 1979

Marilou York gave a birth to her first child, Nathan Hamill on June 25, 1979. She then welcomed her second son, Griffin Hamill on March 4, 1983, California.

Appeared in Comic Book: The Movie


Marilou York worked as a co-producer in a 2004 direct-to-DVD mockumentary starring, directed by her husband Mark HamillMark Hamill and Billy West are the writers of the movie.