Markie Post is an American actress and producer who rose to fame in the 1980s. She is most known for her roles as bail bondswoman Terri Michaels in The Fall Guy, Christine Sullivan in Night Court, and Rina in The A-Team.
Markie Post may have started her career in Hollywood working behind the cameras. However, with her talent and hard work, she became one of Hollywood's biggest TV icons of the 1980s.
- Full Name: Marjorie Armstrong Post
- Date of Birth: November 4, 1950
- Nickname: Markie Post
- Birthplace: California, USA
- Ethnicity: White
- Age: 69 years
- Nationality: American
- Height: 5’6″
- Eye colour: Brown
- Hair colour: Light Brown
- Marital Status: Married
- Profession: Actress
- Net Worth: $12 million
Family and background
Markie Post was born in Palo Alto California, USA. Her father Richard F. Post was a scientist, and her mother Marylee Post worked as a poet.
How old is Markie Post? The actress was born on November 4th, 1950. Markie Post age is currently 69 years.
The actress and her brothers Rodney and Stephen were raised in Walnut Creek California. She had her high school education at Las Lomas High School, California.
She earned a bachelor of arts degree from Lewis & Clark College in Oregon.
Markie Post measurements
The actress stands at of 5’6” tall and weighs 50 kgs. Her body measurements are 34-23-34 inches. Markie Post hot body measurements show that the 69-year-old diva is still a stunner any day.
Before her onscreen career took off, Markie Post young worked behind the camera on game shows. She started with working as part of the production crew on Tom Kennedy's version of Split Second.
She was also an associate producer on Double Dare and a card dealer on Jim Perry's version of Card Sharks.
Her television debut was in 1979 in the TV series CHiPs. She played the role of Roberta in an episode of the series.
Since the beginning of her career, the actress has gone to feature in over 75 films and TV shows.
Post was the voice of June Darby in the animated robot superhero TV series Transformers Prime. One of her latest acting roles was in 2019 when she played Helen Portollo in sThe Kids Are Alright.
Markie Post movies and TV shows
Markie Post has 76 acting credits and has produced two TV projects. Here are some of the actress's notables movies and TV shows including the roles she played in them.
- Gangster Wars (1981): Chris Brennan
- Behind the Zipper with Magda (1998): Sheila Jensen
- There's Something About Mary (1998): Mary's Mom
- Cook Off! Christine Merriweather (2007): released in 2017
- Muffin Top: A Love Story (2014): Linda
- Sweet Sweet Summertime(2017): Lila Burns
- Camp Cool Kids (2017): Euginia
- Keep the Gaslight Burning (2017): Mrs. Maxwel
- Four Christmases and a Wedding (2017): Anna Taylor
- CHiPs (1979): Roberta
- The Incredible Hulk (1979): Pamela Norris
- B.J. and the Bear (1980): Valerie Wood
- The Gangster Chronicles (1981): Chris Brennan
- The Greatest American Hero (1981): Deborah Dante
- Massarati and the Brain (1982): Julie Ramsdell
- Not Just Another Affair (1982): Jan Thacker
- The Fall Guy (1982 -1985): Terri Michaels
- Match Game (1983): Herself
- Fantasy Island (1983-1984): Amy Marshall/Doreen Murphy
- The A-Team (1983-1984): Rina/Leslie Becktall/Sister Teresa
- The $10,000 Pyramid (1983-1988): Herself
- Night Court (1984-1992): Christine Sullivan
- The $25,000 Pyramid (1985): Herself
- Super Password (1985-1987): Herself
- Triplecross (1986): Delia Langtree
- Glitz (1988): Linda Moon
- Tricks of the Trade (1988): Marla
- Stranger at My Door (1991): Sharon Dancey
- Hearts Afire Georgie (1992-1995): Anne Lahti Hartman
- Beyond Suspicion (1993): Joyce
- Someone She Knows (1994): Laurie Philips
- VR.5 (1995): Alexis Miller
- Chasing the Dragon (1996): Gwen Kessler
- Dog's Best Friend (1997): Horse
- Survival on the Mountain (1997): Amy Hoffman
- I've Been Waiting for You (1998): Rosemary Zoltanne
- There's Something About Mary (1998):
- Odd Man Out (1999-2000): Julia Whitney
- Twice in a Lifetime (2000): Nancy Waldron/Peggy McIntrye
- Till Dad Do Us Part (2001): Virginia Corbett
- Scrubs (2002-2006): Lily Reid
- The District (2003-2004): Audrey Livingston/Simone Fairgate/Audrey Livermore
- Ghost Whisperer (2006): Diana Lassiter
- Holiday in Handcuffs (2007): Mom Chandler
- 30 Rock (2008): Herself
- Backyard Wedding (2010): Aunt Addie
- Transformers Prime (2010-2013): June Darby
- Man Up (2011): Linda
- Back in the Game (2013): Dotty
- Rack and Ruin (2014): Betsy
- Chicago P.D. Barbara (2014-2017): Bunny Fletcher
- Rack and Ruin Web Series (2015): Betsy
- The Joneses Unplugged (2017 ): Tawney
- Santa Clarita Diet (2018): Becky
- Soundtrack (2019): Joanna's Mom
- The Kids Are Alright (2018-2019): Helen Portollo
- Presidential Inaugural Celebration for Children (1993): Executive producer
- Double Dare (1976-1977): Associate producer
Awards and nominations
Markie Post has a total of two award nominations and one win.
Who is Markie Post husband?
Markie Post first marriage was in 1971 to Stephen Knox, her college sweetheart. Their marriage did not last long, it ended in 1972.
She married actor and writer Micheal A. Ross in February 1982. The couple has been together since then. They have two daughters, Kate and Daisy.
Markie Post daughter Kate Armstrong Ross is an actress like her parents. In 2016, she won Best Supporting Actress at the Creation Int. Film Festival for her role in Frog March.
Markie Post then and now
She came into TV and movies business as a determined teenage girl from Palo Alto. Four decades down the line, Markie Post now has over 70 acting credits and has produced two TV shows
At 69 years old, and with her latest body measurements, the actress is definitely still a beauty to behold.
What is Markie Post net worth?
Markie Post net worth is estimated at $12million. She makes her earnings from her work as an actress and producer.
Markie Post started her career as a teenage California girl working behind the cameras. She did not give up on her dreams and now she is one of Hollywood's biggest on-screen divas.