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Sharon Gless Biography

Sharon Gless

Facts of Sharon Gless

Date of Birth: 1943 , May-31
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch

Quick Timeline of Sharon Gless

1943 Born in Los Angeles, California, United States
1972 Began her acting career
1975 Appeared in the television series, Switch
1998 Appeared in the movie, The Girl Next Door
1991 Married to Barney Rosenzweig
1986 Won Golden Globes, USA
1986 Won Primetime Emmy Awards
2008 Won Online Film & Television Association

Detail Timeline of Sharon Gless

May 31 , 1943

Born in Los Angeles, California, United States

Sharon Gless is one of the talented women of the United States and she was born as Sharon Marguerite Gless in Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Dennis J. Gless and Marjorie McCarthy. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

1972

Began her acting career

During her early days, she worked for Grey Advertising and Young & Rubicam but later she began interested in acing. In 1972, she made her acting debut by starring the role of Switchboard Operator in the movie The Longest Night.

1975

Appeared in the television series, Switch

In 1972, she starred in several TV series like Marcus Welby, M.D., The Sixth Sense and McCloud.  She got her rise in fame in 1975 after she began starring the role of Maggie Philbin in the TV series Switch. 

1998

Appeared in the movie, The Girl Next Door

As an actress, she has starred in several movies. In 1972, she appeared in the movies like The Longest Night and All My Darling Daughters. In 1998, she appeared in the TV movie The Girl Next Door where she starred the role of Dr. Gayle Bennett.

May 4 , 1991

Married to Barney Rosenzweig

It's really interesting if we talk about her married life as she Sharon got married to love of her life Barney Rosenzweig when she was in her late 40s. Barney Rosenzweig is an actor, producer and writer.

1986

Won Golden Globes, USA

For starring the role of Det. Sgt. Christine Cagney in the TV series Cagney & Lacey, she got her first nomination in Golden Globes, USA in 1985 and she won this award for the first time in 1986 for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama. 

1986

Won Primetime Emmy Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards is also one of the prestigious awards in the acting world and she has also been honored with this award several times in her life. She won this award for the first time in 1986 for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.

2008

Won Online Film & Television Association

In 2001, she got nominated in Online Film & Television Association for the first time in her life and she won this award seven years later in 2008 for Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series. 

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It's really interesting if we talk about her married life as she Sharon got married to love of her life Barney Rosenzweig when she was in her late 40s. But before that there is no any information about her love affairs and boyfriend. Barney Rosenzweig is an actor, producer and writer. They are still together as a loving spouse and there is no any sign of them getting divorced.

Sharon's maternal grandfather Neil McCarthy was an attorney and he handled the cases of several film studio executives and actors. He advised her not to enter into this business but he was also the one who helped her money to take her acting classes. During her early days, she worked for Grey Advertising and Young & Rubicam but later she began interested in acing. In 1972, she made her acting debut by starring the role of Switchboard Operator in the movie The Longest Night. She also starred in several TV series like Marcus Welby, M.D., The Sixth Sense and McCloud that year. She got her rise in fame in 1975 after she began starring the role of Maggie Philbin in the TV series Switch. She has been earning lucrative amount of salary and her net worth is $10 million.