Maureen McCormick

 

Date Of Birth

August 5, 1956
 

Biography

Born August 5, 1956 in Los Angeles, California, Actress Maureen Denise McCormick is the youngest and the only daughter among four siblings. When she was just six-years-old, Maureen won the Baby Miss San Fernando Valley contest and this event marked the beginning of her acting career. At age seven, Maureen played the lead role in Ray Stark's play Wind It Up and It Breaks, which was performed at the La Jolla Playhouse.

In 1964, she made her first TV appearance on Barbie doll advertisements for Mattel. She was also chosen to endorse Kool Aid. She then appeared on various TV programs including Bewitched, I Dream of Jeannie, Honey West, The Farmer's Daughter, Camp Runamuck and My Three Sons before landing on the role of Marcia Brady for the long-running Brady Brunch series. Her voice was also lent to the Chatty Cathy dolls. Maureen's talent and passion was admired by many and she was listed as one of America's top teen role-models for five years.

In 1994, she played Rizzo in the Broadway Production of Grease. The following year, she released a country and western album called When You Get A Little Lonely. In 2000, she returned to TV as Rebecca Hothckiss on Passions . In 2003, she was seen in Scrubs and in 2007, she joined VH1's Celebrity Fit Club where she emerged as the winner for the fifth season. Also in 2007, she starred in a music video for Brad Paisley's song “Online.” A year after, she became a cast member for CMT's reality show Gone Country , where artists from different music genres compete to win a country music contract.

Maureen was also part of countless films including Panic in the Skies!, Return to Horror High, Dogtown, Baby Huey's Great Easter Adventure, The Million Dollar Kid, The A-List, Title to Murder, Jane White Is Sick & Twisted and Stone & Ed.

She is married to actor Michael Cummings and they have a daughter named Natalie Michelle.


(Photo courtesy of CMT)
 

Place of Birth

Los Angeles, California
 

Birth Name

Maureen Denise McCormick
 

Gender

Female
 

Fun Facts

- She married Michael Cummings on March 16, 1985. They have a daughter together.

- She was educated at William Howard Taft High School.

 

Awards

2007: TV Land Awards - Pop Culture Award for: "The Brady Bunch"
 

Filmography

2011: Christmas Spirit (TV movie) - Sarah
2008: Outsider's Inn (TV series) - The Innkeeper
2008: Stone & Ed - Dream Mother
2008: Gone Country (TV series) - Herself
2007: Celebrity Fit Club (TV series) - Herself
2004: The Guardian (TV series) - Receptionist
2003: The Brothers Garcia (TV series) - Mrs. Bauer
1997-2003: Johnny Bravo (TV series) - Amberly/Franny/Pizza Girl (voice)
2000-2002: Son of the Beach (TV series) - Mrs. Strawther
2002: Jane White Is Sick & Twisted - Nancy
2002: The Ellen Show (TV series) - Rita Carter
2001: Shock Video 2002: America Undercover (TV movie) - Narrator
2001: Title to Murder - Leah Farrell
2001: The A-List (short)
2000: Passions (TV series) - Rebecca Hotchkiss
2000: The Million Dollar Kid - Betsy Hunter
1999: Moesha (TV series) - Saleslady
1999: The Amanda Show (TV series)
1999: Baby Huey's Great Easter Adventure (video) - Nick's Mom
1997-1998: Teen Angel (TV series) - Judy Beauchamp
1997: ABC TGIF (TV series) - Judy Beauchamp
1997: Get to the Heart: The Barbara Mandrell Story (TV movie) - Barbara Mandrell
1997: Touched by an Angel (TV series) - Jodi
1996: Dogtown - Didi Schmidt
1996: Panic in the Skies! (TV movie) - Tukey, Walker's Assistant
1996: The Single Guy (TV series) - Valerie
1993: Bradymania: A Very Brady Special (TV movie) - Marcia Martin Brady
1989: Day by Day (TV series) - Marcia Brady
1989: That's Adequate - Space Princess
1988: A Very Brady Christmas (TV movie) - Marcia Brady Logan
1987: Return to Horror High - Officer Tyler
1986: New Love, American Style (TV series)
1983: Shout for Joy
1978-1983: Fantasy Island (TV series) - Angela Brennan/Jennie
Collins/Jennifer Griffin/… 1977-1982: The Love Boat (TV series) - Barbara Holmes/Celia Elliott/Cindy/…
1981: Texas Lightning - Fay
1981: The Brady Brides (TV series) - Marcia Brady Logan
1981: The Brady Girls Get Married (TV movie) - Marcia Brady
1980: The Idolmaker - Ellen Fields
1979: Skatetown, U.S.A. - Susan
1979: The Runaways (TV series) - Janet
1979: A Vacation in Hell (TV movie) - Margret
1979: Lou Grant (TV series) - Tiffany
1979: Insight (TV series) - Jenny
1979: Take Down - Brooke Cooper
1978: Vega$ (TV series) - Jenny Logan
1977: The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV series) - Karen Phillips
1977: Moonshine County Express - Sissy Hammer
1976-1977: The Brady Bunch Hour (TV series) - Marcia Brady
1977: Delvecchio (TV series) - Lynette Youndfellow
1976: Gibbsville (TV series)
1976: Pony Express Rider - Rose of Sharon
1976: The Streets of San Francisco (TV series) - Cindy Lawson
1975: Joe Forrester (TV series) - Irene Kellogg
1975: The Turning Point of Jim Malloy (TV movie)
1975: Harry O (TV series) - Nancy Wayne
1975: Happy Days (TV series) - Hildie
1969-1974: The Brady Bunch (TV series) - Marcia Brady
1973: Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV series) - Sharon Boyd
1972: The Brady Kids (TV series) - Marcia Brady (1972-1973) (voice)
1972: The ABC Saturday Superstar Movie (TV series) - Marcia Brady
1971: Cold Turkey - Talking Doll (voice)
1969: The Arrangement - Zephyr Commercial
1967: My Three Sons (TV series) - Sylvia Walters
1966: I Dream of Jeannie (TV series) - Susan
1965-1966: Camp Runamuck (TV series) - Maureen Sullivan
1965: Honey West (TV series)- Margaret Mary Driscoll
1965: Bewitched (TV series) - Young Endora - Girl
1965: The Farmer's Daughter (TV series) - Christine
 

Nickname

Mo
 

Height

5' 3" (1.60 m)
 

Quotes

"I'll always be struck by how much a part of people's lives Marcia is and always will be. But now, I'm not bothered by the connection. It took most of my life, countless mistakes, and decades of pain and suffering to reach this point of equanimity and acceptance."