Marilyn Hall

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Marilyn Hall
Bornc. 1927
Winnipeg, Canada
DiedJune 5, 2017 (aged 90)
California, U.S.
Alma materUniversity of Toronto
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
OccupationTelevision producer, philanthropist
Spouse(s)Monty Hall
Children1 son, 2 daughters (including Joanna Gleason)
RelativesChris Sarandon (son-in-law)

Marilyn Hall (c. 1927 – June 5, 2017) was a Canadian-born American television and theatre producer, as well as a television writer. She also wrote songs, a cookbook and book reviews. She supported many charities, including Jewish causes in the United States and Israel. She was an associate producer of Jelly's Last Jam and Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes.[1] On television, she produced the PBS version of The Ginger Tree as well as the 1984 movie Nadia.[2]

Hall died on June 5, 2017 at her California home at the age of 90.[2][1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Hipes, Patrick (June 6, 2017). "Marilyn Hall Dies: Emmy-Winning TV Producer & Wife Of Monty Hall Was 90". Deadline. Retrieved June 7, 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Barnes, Mike (June 6, 2017). "Marilyn Hall, Emmy-Winning Producer and Wife of Monty Hall, Dies at 90". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 7, 2017.